Author Archives: Paul Everitt

PyCharm and pytest-bdd

Last week we published a blog post on the new pytest fixture support in PyCharm 2018.2. This feature was a big part of the 2018.2 work and proved to be a hit. But it wasn’t the only notable pytest work: … Continue reading

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PyCharm 2018.2 and pytest Fixtures

Python has long had a culture of testing and pytest has emerged as the clear favorite for testing frameworks. PyCharm has long had very good “visual testing” features, including good support for pytest. One place we were weak: pytest “fixtures”, … Continue reading

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PyCharm 2018.2 EAP 4

We’re now in our fourth installment of a pretty big 2018.2 Early Access Program cycle. Lots to take a look at by downloading EAP 4 from our website. New in PyCharm 2018.2 EAP 4 Pipenv support We know many of … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: “Set Theory and Practice: Grok Pythonic Collection Types” with Luciano Ramalho

Last Wednesday we were fortunate to have Luciano Ramalho with us for a webinar “Set Theory and Practice: Grok Pythonic Collection”, using material from his book Fluent Python. The recording is now available. Luciano covered many topics related to the … Continue reading

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Interview with Luciano Ramalho, webinar presenter this Thursday

Python’s combination of power and simplicity has long been one of its key selling points. This includes its data model. Luciano Ramalho, who is our guest presenter for the next webinar, recently wrote about this in Fluent Python, an O’Reilly … Continue reading

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Webinar: “Set Theory and Practice: Grok Pythonic Collection Types” with Luciano Ramalho

With PyCon US coming up, we wanted to squeeze in one more webinar, one themed towards PyCon. Luciano Ramalho, long-time Python speaker and teacher, PyCon luminary, and author of one of the best recent Python books, will join us to … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: “Getting the Most Out of Django’s User Model” with Julia Looney

Yesterday we hosted Julia Looney for a webinar on Django user models. Julia has spoken on this topic at recent conferences and we were fortunate to have her with us. Julia’s slides, repositories, and the recording are now available. During … Continue reading

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Webinar: “Getting the Most Out of Django’s User Model” with Julia Looney

Django’s User model is nice, but the fields it provides out of the box are minimal. We frequently need to associate our own custom data with a user, and luckily Django provides ways for us to add to its built-in … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: “Python Data Science with pandas” with Matt Harrison

We’ve done a lot of webinars, but embarrassingly, never one on Python data science. Until Tuesday, when author and speaker Matt Harrison joined us for what turned out to be the highest-registration webinar PyCharm has had. The recording for Matt’s … Continue reading

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Webinar: “Python Data Science with pandas” with Matt Harrison

Data science is the fastest-growing segment of the Python community and Python is the de-facto language in data science. Well-known speaker and author Matt Harrison joins us to discuss pandas, the hot-topic Python library for data science, and how to … Continue reading

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