Teaching Python

Teaching Python

Recently Learning Tree, a well-respected training company, invited me to teach Python for them. Last week I delivered my first course for them, their Advanced Python course A room full of people, nearly 500...

How I’m learning French

How I’m learning French

Or, how to learn without studying Introduction I love learning, but I don’t like studying. Take for instance learning a foreign language. There are many ways to do this, including “studying”: studying the grammar,...

A couple of Python coding dojo’s

As Joe Wright puts it A Coding Dojo is a programming session based around a simple coding challenge. Programmers of different skill levels are invited to engage in deliberate practice as equals. The goal...

Namepy step 5 – Flask-Restless

Namepy step 5 – Flask-Restless

(This is part of the namepy project. Start at Namepy – on the shoulders of giants) We will need Angular to use an Ajax call to request the data from Flask, using a REST-style...

Namepy step 3 – Adding in Highcharts

Namepy step 3 – Adding in Highcharts

(This is part of the namepy project. Start at Namepy – on the shoulders of giants) Highcharts is a JavaScript library for creating high quality interactive charts. It is not open source but requires...