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If you've not heard about it there is a great conference here in Kansas City called Midwest.io. I spent November 9th and 10th getting to hear a lot of really great talks and chatting with a lot of smart people. I recommend you come every year after this one, it's that good. The talks range from low level technical details, such as using Software Transactional Memory, all the...
Think of the last time you were given a project or a new website to build. The coding language for the server was not what you focused on. You likely thought more about how complex the site would be and what server side framework you would use to create the site.
Let's say you worked through the feature list and landed on using Rails or Django as your server side...
I'm naturally a Django developer and have been for a few years now. In that time I'd like to think I've gotten pretty good at both Python and Django. During the time I've worked with Django I have helped to build apps ranging from personal health records to sites designed to connect developers with designers. Through this time I've always been curious...
garrypolley/djorm-talkdjorm-talk - This is a simple repo for an orm explanation, the link is to the slideshow. Django ORM talk I gave at a Python meetup.
Map caps lock to escape OSXGreat little read on how to map the caps lock key to the escape key on OS X. It was super easy and now my hand will be happier by the end of the day.