pycon2013

Programming Talks tagged with: "pycon2013"

Loop like a native: while, for, iterators, generators

Ned Batchelder Python provides powerful primitives for iterating over your data in ways that let you express yourself clearly and directly. But even programmers familiar with the tools don't use them as fully as they could. This talk will cover Pyt ...

Transforming Code into Beautiful, Idiomatic Python

Raymond Hettinger Learn to take better advantage of Python's best features and improve existing code through a series of code transformations, "When you see this, do that instead." ...

Learn Python Through Public Data Hacking

David Beazley What's more fun than learning Python? Learning Python by hacking on public data! In this tutorial, you'll learn Python basics by reading files, scraping the web, building data structures, and analyzing real world data. By the end, you w ...

Python 3 Metaprogramming

David Beazley Some of the most significant changes in Python 3 are related to metaprogramming. In this tutorial, I'll cover decorators, class decorators, descriptors, and metaclasses. However, the focus will be on idioms and examples that are only ...

Introduction to SQLAlchemy

Mike Bayer The goal of the tutorial is a broad-based introduction to SQLAlchemy, spanning the Core and ORM components as well as the systems that underlie them. The tutorial takes the "harder" approach teaching from fundamentals first, emphasizing de ...