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Basic Socket Programming in Python

In general, network services follow the traditional client/server model. One computer acts as a server to provide a certain service and another …

Python Regular Expressions Cheat Sheet

The tough thing about learning data is remembering all the syntax. While at Dataquest we advocate getting used to consulting the Python …

Python is the Perfect Tool for any Problem

Reflection is always a helpful (and sometimes entertaining ) exercise. For nostalgia’s sake — if one can be nostalgic for something 2 years old— I …

Python in Visual Studio 15.7 Preview

<i>Note: this blog post was first released for 15.7 Preview 1, and has been updated to reflect the latest as of 15.7 Preview 3</i><p>We have released the third …

Python IDEs and Code Editors (Guide)

Writing Python using IDLE or the Python Shell is great for simple things, but those tools quickly turn larger programming projects into frustrating …

Python Programming

Why You Need Python Environments and How to Manage Them with Conda

Why you need Python environments and how to manage them with CondaThis is how a perfect Python environment looks like ;)I have over two decades of …

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) in Python 3

In this article you’ll pick up the following basic concepts of OOP in Python:<p>Python Classes<br>• Object Instances<br>• Defining and Working with Methods<br>• OOP …

Python Programming

Python Excel Tutorial: The Definitive Guide

How To Read and Write Excel Files With openpyxl<p>This package is generally recommended if you want to read and write .xlsx, xlsm, xltx, and xltm …

Methods to improve Time series forecast (including ARIMA, Holt's winter)

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Data Science

Python Top 45 Tutorials for the Past Year (v.2018)

If you’re looking for..<p>Open Source Python Projects of the Year (avg. 4,078 ⭐️): Click here<br>• Machine Learning Top Articles of the Year: Click here<p><i>(The</i> …

Machine Learning

Introduction to Functional Programming in Python

Most of us have been introduced to Python as an <b>object-oriented</b> language; a language exclusively using classes to build our programs. While classes, …

8 Python Modules For Files Handling – Developers Area

Python has input/output features which are very easy to use. Files are accessed through file objects and you can open, read, write and close files …

Microsoft Considers Adding Python as an Official Scripting Language to Excel

Microsoft is considering adding Python as one of the official Excel scripting languages, according to a topic on Excel's feedback hub opened last …

Meet the man behind the most important tool in data science

Wes McKinney hates the idea of researchers wasting their time. “Scientists unnecessarily dealing with the drudgery of simple data manipulation tasks makes me feel terrible,” he says.<p>Perhaps more than any other person, McKinney has helped fix that problem. McKinney is the developer of “Pandas”, one …

Data Science

Loops in Python

Choosing the Right Loop Construct<p>Python offers a variety of constructs to do loops. This article presents them and gives advice on their specific …

Python Modules: Creating, Importing, and Sharing

Introduction<p><i>Modules</i> are the highest level organizational unit in Python. If you're at least a little familiar with Python, you've probably not only …

Python Pandas Tutorial: The Basics - Data Blogger

In this Python Pandas tutorial, you will learn the basics of Pandas by code examples written in Python. If you have zero knowledge of Python, please …

pyexcel - Let you focus on data, instead of file formats — pyexcel 0.6.0 documentation

pyexcel - Let you focus on data, instead of file formats¶<p>Author:<p>C.W.<p>Source …

Interactive, Web-Based Dashboards in Python

<i>This post was originally published on Siv Scripts</i><p>I spent a good portion of 2014-15 learning JavaScript to create interactive, web-based dashboards …

The Python Dictionary

The Python Dictionary is a key–value style data structure that is tightly integrated with the language syntax and semantics. Understanding them well …

Alice in Python projectland · Vicki Boykis

Intro<p>Python hides the hurt<p>Building a simple word processor<p>Creating a single object<p>Combining objects into a program<p>Refactoring a single …

Python Programming

30-minute Python Web Scraper

I’ve been meaning to create a web scraper using Python and Selenium for a while now, but never gotten around to it. A few nights ago, I decided to …

Python Programming

Python Excel

This site contains pointers to the best information available about working with Excel files in the Python programming language.<p>The Packages<p>There are …

6 essential libraries for every Python developer

Python has seen wide adoption across industries and disciplines by dint of being easy to work with. But it has also been aided by a wealth of …

​Microsoft just bought all the electricity from this wind farm for 15 years to power cloud computing

Microsoft buys wind energy from GE and a license to supply energy to Ireland's grid.<p>Microsoft has struck a deal with GE to buy all of the output from …

Renewable Energy

To VBA and beyond - building a RESTful backend using plain Microsoft Excel macros

When my coworkers and I discussed backend technologies for an upcoming project, someone jokingly mentioned Excel as people widely misused it as a …

Review: SQL Server 2017 adds Python, graph processing and runs on Linux

Integration of Python for data science, graph processing for NoSQL-like functionality, and it runs on Linux as well as Windows. At almost 30 years of …

Python Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

<b>For the past month,</b> we ranked nearly 1,300 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.77% chance to be picked in …

Sorting and Searching in Python

If you were given a piece of paper with a list of 1,000 names, and you were asked to find some name, but this list was not in any order (e.g. …

Microsoft makes a ‘crazy’ bet on fuel cells to feed power-hungry data centers

The tech company is testing the use of natural gas-powered fuel cells that could someday allow data centers — which consume 2 percent of U.S. …