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Python Community Interview With Brett Slatkin

Today I’m speaking to Brett Slatkin, a principal software engineer at Google and the author of the Python programming book Effective Python. Join us as we discuss Brett’s experience working with Python at Google, refactoring, and the challenges he faced when writing the second edition of his book. Without any further ado, let’s get into it! Ricky: Welcome to Real Python, Brett. I’m glad you could join me for this interview. Let’s start the same way we do with all our guests. How’d you get into programming, and when did…

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Python Community Interview With Kelly and Sean of Teaching Python

This week I’m joined by Kelly Paredes and Sean Tibor, the hosts of the Teaching Python podcast. Join us as we discuss the benefits of learning Python outside of the code itself, and what it’s like to learn Python when you’re not planning to become a professional developer. So, without further ado, let’s meet Kelly and Sean! Ricky: Welcome to Real Python, Kelly and Sean. I’m glad you could join me for this interview. Let’s start the same way we do with all our guests. How’d you get into programming,…

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Python Community Interview With Al Sweigart

This week, I’m joined by Al Sweigart, a familiar name in the Python community. Al is an accomplished developer, conference speaker, teacher, and origamist. (Yes, you read that correctly!) But some may know him best as the author of many Python programming books, including the bestselling book Automate the Boring Stuff with Python and our top pick, Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python. So, without any further ado, let’s get into it! Ricky: Welcome to Real Python, Al. We’re so glad you could join us for this interview. Let’s…

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Interview with a Pornhub Web Developer

Regardless of your stance on pornography, it would be impossible to deny the massive impact the adult website industry has had on pushing the web forward. From pushing the browser’s video limits to pushing ads through WebSocket so ad blockers don’t detect them, you have to be clever to innovate at the bleeding edge of the web. I was recently lucky enough to interview a Web Developer at the web’s largest adult website: Pornhub. I wanted to learn about the tech, how web APIs can improve, and what it’s like…

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Nathan Piccini Data Science Dojo Blog: 101 Data Science Interview Questions, Answers, and Key Concepts

In October 2012, the Harvard Business Review described “Data Scientist” as the “sexiest”  job of the 21st century. Well, as we approach 2020 the description still holds true! The world needs more data scientists than there are available for hire. All companies – from the smallest to the biggest – want to hire for a job role that has something “Data” in its name: “Data Scientists”, “Data Analysts”, “Data Engineers” etc. On the other hand, there’s large number of people who are trying to get a break in the Data…

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