Programming 

Reuven Lerner: My Black Friday sale is live! Take 50% off any course in Python or data science

As promised, the Black Friday sale has begun in my online store. Through Monday, my courses and books are all 50% off with the coupon code BF2019. This includes all eight of the video courses: Intro Python: Fundamentals (basic syntax and data structures) Intro Python: Functions (*NEW* writing and using functions) Comprehending comprehensions (using list, set, and dict comprehensions) Object-oriented Python (classes, instances, attributes, and methods) NumPy (using NumPy for numeric analysis) Pandas (*NOW COMPLETE* using Pandas for data analysis) Understanding and mastering Git Practice Makes Regexp (50 exercises to…

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Reuven Lerner: Black Friday: All of my Python courses are 50% off!

This coming Friday is “Black Friday,” when many stores offer big discounts on their products. I’m happy to say that from Friday through Monday, every course in my online store will be 50% off. This includes all eight of the video courses in my online store: Intro Python: Fundamentals (basic syntax and data structures) Intro Python: Functions (writing and using functions) Comprehending comprehensions (using list, set, and dict comprehensions) Object-oriented Python (classes, instances, attributes, and methods) NumPy (using NumPy for numeric analysis) Pandas (using Pandas for data analysis) Understanding and…

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Reuven Lerner: Podcasts, podcasts, and even more podcasts

I’ve recently appeared on a whole bunch of podcasts about Python, freelancing, and even (believe it or not) learning Chinese! If you’re interested in any or all of these subjects, then you might want to catch my interviews: Talk Python to Me: I spoke with Michael Kennedy (and Casey Kinsen) about freelancing in Python — and things to consider when you’re thinking of freelancing. Programming Leadership: I spoke with Marcus Blankenship about why companies offer training to their employees, how they should look for training, and how best to take…

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Programming 

Reuven Lerner: Early-bird pricing for Weekly Python Exercise ends tomorrow

My native language is English: I grew up speaking it at home and school, and it’s my preference when reading, writing, and speaking. I studied in US schools through 12 grade, and then got both a bachelor’s degree and a PhD at American universities.  I’ve been writing for years, including 20 years as a columnist at Linux Journal. Am I fluent in English? Yes, I’d say so.  And yet, I’m always reading tidbits about the history of English, how to speak more clearly, and how sharpen the language I use…

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