Category Archives: Webinar

Webinar: Putting Type Hints to Work

Optional type hinting in Python: after an initial flurry of “WAT?!”, PEP 484 has settled in, spawned follow-on-work, and started to see adoption. In this webinar, Daniel Pyrathon, host of PyBay’s opening panel on type hinting, joins us for “Putting … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: “GraphQL in the Python World” with Nafiul Islam

Yesterday’s webinar on GraphQL was a hit: one of our highest-registrations ever, and Nafiul Islam gave a thorough introduction with live coding and answering a big list of audience questions: Specifically, Nafiul covered: An explanation of GraphQL Usage of the … Continue reading

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Interview: Quazi Naiful on Python web frameworks and GraphQL

Web development has long been a key part of Python’s appeal. In modern web apps, rich frontends work with Python backends over REST. But even that’s getting re-examined, with recent interest in GraphQL as a query language for web data. … Continue reading

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Webinar: “GraphQL in the Python World”

GraphQL is a new way of communicating with your data sources. It might replace RESTful APIs because it provides a better framework for dealing with your data. This webinar is about what GraphQL is and what problems it actually solves … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: Visual Testing with Kenneth Love

Last week we had a wonderful webinar on visual testing with Kenneth Love, Python teacher and speaker extraordinaire. The recording is now available: During the webinar, Kenneth covered quite a bit of material: Start with a game in a Python … Continue reading

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Webinar: “Visual Testing With PyCharm” with Kenneth Love, Sept 28

Testing in Python often requires you to spend a lot of time looking at dots in your terminal. PyCharm, though, can make testing easier and friendlier! When you configure PyCharm to run your Python tests for you, you can get … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: Teaching Python 3.6 with Games

Yesterday Paul Craven, computer science professor and creator of the Arcade library for Python 2d games, gave a webinar about teaching Python to university students using game writing. The recording is now available: During the webinar, Paul discussed his techniques … Continue reading

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Webinar: “Teaching Python 3.6 with Games” with Paul Craven, August 2nd

Want to teach Python? Want to use Python 3 type hinting in your applications? Want to write games? In this webinar, we look at all three, together, using the Arcade library for Python and its creator, Paul Craven. Wednesday, August … Continue reading

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Webinar Recording: Visual Debugging

Our April 25th webinar on Visual Debugging went quite well: just over 1 hour, a lot of fun, and covered nearly all of the topics. The recording is now available on YouTube. Additionally, the code and slides used are available … Continue reading

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Why Postgres Should be your Document Database Webinar Recording

This Monday Jim Fulton, one of the first Python contributors, hosted a webinar about storing JSONB documents in PostgreSQL. Watch it now: Known mostly for its mature SQL and data-at-scale infrastructure, the PostgreSQL project added a “JSONB” column type in … Continue reading

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