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Build an Alexa Equivalent in Python
Itโ€™s not as difficult as you think to build an AI program that listens to speech and answers questions. You can make the magic happen in an afternoon by leveraging a few Python packages and APIs.
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Recipes From Python SQLite Docs
The official documentation of Python’s sqlite3 module is a little short on examples. This article lists various in-depth examples that cover the most commonly used APIs in the module.
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Custom Python Lists: Inheriting From list vs UserList
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Lazy Imports for Python
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Django Favicon Guide
Favicons are the little icons you see in your browser tabs. Your web browser looks in very specific places for these icons, and different browsers expect different file names and types. This article runs you through two different ways of getting favicons working in your Django web project.
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Python Basics: Conditional Logic & Control Flow
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Meta Spins Off PyTorch Foundation
PyTorch is a popular open-source deep-learning framework originally created by Meta/Facebook. Meta has announced that it is creating an independent organization called the PyTorch Foundation that will operate as part of the Linux Foundation, making the framework vendor-neutral.
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Python Dictionary Operations You Should Know
The dict is one of the basic data structures in Python. It is truly at the core of Python and is used everywhere. This article runs you through some common operations on dictionaries, including initialization, merging, comprehensions, and more.
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How to Replace a String in Python
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Evolution of Access Control Explained Through Python
Sometimes writing code can help you explore and understand concepts. This article shows a history of access controls in software using Python scripts to re-implement the ideas.
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