If you don't know, the Python core developer are considering move to GitHub , which I believe will abandon Roundup, Mercurial and a couple of other initiatives that some of us picked, because they were used by community and were useful to it. I personally a...
Fonts, rhyme, space are important. This is hard to explain and to prove scientifically, but UX guys and gather more and more empirical data, so that one day it will be obvious for people that they need to explore art. And the reason why there is no standard on design, because it is always a moving target.
It is hard to teach yourself fonts, it is hard to appreciate the value of different style if you can't play with them like you play with code. And here is just the thing that brings it to reality - a parametric font system based on heritage of Donald Knuth.
SCons is awesome. Just saying. If you want to know (or troubleshoot) how SCons selects targets to be built, add this snippet at the end of your SConstruct: def dump_targets(targets):
for t in targets:
if type(t) == str:
name = t
If you're obsessed with UX as I am, and long repetitive commands seem to break your flow , you may appreciate this little trick for invoking Python from command line. I invoke python from console/terminal to check some behavior that I tend to forget afte...
I think that with ubiquitous access to data, the people can do the grounded decisions themselves, they learn to see through the screen narratives, not reflect on them, learn to compare different information sources and don't trust Wikipedia. This is happening. But the government is often an awkward and rigid system that still tends to treat people like underdeveloped monkeys. Maybe in a crowd we are, but it is already possible to do better.
Debts and credits is a new age slavery. Technical debts are better, because they are just a disease. It can fatal if not treated, but for a strong community it is not a problem. Still a good working plan and a vague roadmap is needed to coordinate many eye...
Google Code shutdown kicked me to finally release the Python patch utility on PyPI. Python 2 only for now ( issue #10 ) single patch.py file that can be dropped directly into your repository command line tool importable diff parser library doesn't create a...
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Python Software Foundation News: New PSF Community Mailing List
Last year, the Python Software Foundation adopted an open membership model, allowing anyone that uses and supports Python to become a member
Custom Elements - A Web Components Gallery for Modern Web Apps
Web Components Gallery for Modern Web Apps
Unlicense.org » Unlicense Yourself: Set Your Code Free
Unlicense Yourself: Set Your Code Free. Follow @theunlicense Tweet. What is the Unlicense? The Unlicense is a template for disclaiming copyr
Coder Who Says Py: Informal poll: what Python stdlib modules need a rede...
The other day on Twitter I wondered what module from the standard library is in the most need of a redesign. Turns out Jesse Noller wondered