New Year's Python meme

A few days too late ... What's the coolest Python application, framework or library you have discovered in 2009? PIL. Okay, maybe it wasn't exactly a new discovery, but I'd never used it before t ... Read more


2010 New Year's Resolutions

I don't need to lose any weight, I've already quit smoking, and although I could probably stand to get back into my weight training, it looks like the pedestrian challenges are out of the way. The pa ... Read more


My Picks for PyCon 2010

Following the lead of Catherine Devlin, Jesse Noller, and other Python bloggers, I've finally had a chance to comb through the list of talks for PyCon 2010 and come up with a few picks of my own. It ... Read more

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Simple File Comparison

Without going into too many specifics, one of the things I do on a weekly basis is intake records from one of our vending partners, massage the data a little, and update one of our own tables based on ... Read more


The November Blog-A-Thon

Clearly, I'm already a day behind on the whole "blog every day in November" thing. But since I haven't actually posted in ... almost a year (not since the last PyCon, in fact), I still consider this ... Read more