Python SQLAlchemy Tutorial

A full tutorial series on Python's SQLAlchemy library - The Database Toolkit for Python.

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Python PySide/PyQt Tutorial

A full guide on Qt for Python - PySide and PyQt. With PySide and PyQt Python code examples, tutorials and references.

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Python Django Tutorial

A complete guide to Pythons Django - a web framework for perfectionists with deadlines. With Django tutorials, examples and code samples. Get started today!

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Python SQLite Tutorial

A guide to what the SQLite database is, and how it works with Python. Including selecting, inserting and updating rows.

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Python Android Scripting Layer (SL4A) Tutorial

A tutorial series on Python development on Python using Android's Scripting Layer - SL4A.

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Python generators and the yield keyword

At a glance, the yield statement is used to define generators, replacing the return of a function to provide a result to its caller without destroying local variables. Unlike a function, where on each call it starts with new set of variables, a generator will resume the execution where it was left off. About Python […]

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Introduction to tweepy, Twitter for Python

Python is great language for all sorts of things. Very active developer community creates many libraries which extend the language and make it easier to use various services. One of those libraries is tweepy. Tweepy is open-sourced, hosted on GitHub and enables Python to communicate with Twitter platform and use its API. For an introduction […]

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Overview of Python GUI development (Hello World)

Python is well suited for rapid development of cross-platform applications of all sorts, and that includes desktop GUI apps. There are choices to be made when starting to develop a GUI application in Python, however, and this article provides the information you need to set out on the right path. We will discuss what serious […]

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PySlices with Tkinter

Among the numerous libraries and software suites Python developers have created with and for Python is the Py Suite, a group of tools written in wxPython to assist Python enthusiasts with their programming endeavors. Included in this suite is a Python shell worthy of mention called PySlices. Perhaps this shell’s most distinguishing feature is the capability […]

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How to Use the Twython (Twitter) Python library

Python is a very versatile language with a very diverse library ecosystem. That’s why their motto is “batteries included” – and boy are they right! Using Python, you can connect and interact with a wide array of social networks including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Today, I want to show you how to perform some basic […]

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Introduction to Python on AWS with Boto

Amazon Web Services offer us all cheap, ready access to serious cloud computing infrastructure. So how do we run Python on it? Setting up Python on Amazon EC2 EC2 is Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud. It’s the service used to create and operate virtual machines on AWS. You can interact with these machines using SSH, but […]

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Introduction to Python’s TkInter

At some point in your Python experience, you might want to create a program with a graphical user interface or GUI (pronounced “gooey” by most). Many toolkits for Python exist to accomplish this, including Python’s own native GUI library, TkInter. Setting up GUIs in Tkinter isn’t complicated, though in the end it depends on the […]

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