_slots__ were initially designed in order to optimize memory in Python, but soon people realized that this feature can do a lot of other cool things.
Behind the scenes of how the context managers and the "with" statement work in Python.
In Python2 you could sort iterable not only by specifying a key, but also by specifying a function for cmp argument for sorted function.
Reviewing some of the notes concerning hashes in Python.
Intro into the basic asynchronous Python.
Going through the journey of the every new mission on CheckiO.
Going through some magic tricks of IS operator.
Various members of a big Python family. What kind of Python implementations are there?
A short overview of the TOP 5 Classic Free Python learning books along with their authors.
Let’s try to figure out how cryptography actually works on specific examples.
Results of relaxing July, new missions and how crazy August will look like.
Two new Interval Missions, two new missions with Editors' Choice Solutions and our research about hardest missions on CheckiO.
Completely Empty, Cut Sentence, What can you do with solutions and StefanPochmann in one short blog-post
Reverse Roman Numerals is no longer in random review mode, one more mission had been released last week and our top3 leaders you can find in this blog post about the first week of relax-July.
This month we will release a lot of small and short missions, so you can check how creative can be CheckiO community with Python.
Hi guys We no longer support Python 2.7, and we have begun working on speed optimization. One of the biggest updates was released just recently, which allow pages related to user solutions to work much faster. Since we mentioned solutions let’s go through all the related features.
A new CheckiO mission based on HBO's show Last Week Tonight with John Oliver finally released.
All solutions have finally been migrated to Python 3. All SendGrid mission are in Normal Mode, so you can see solutions LeaderBoard.
Hey! A brand new Island has been released on CheckiO! It’s called SendGrid Island! There are several unique things with this island you’ll want to check out...
I am very excited to share an interview with one of CheckiO'snosy active users. Dahlia, is helping other users on the forum, creating new missions, and providing German translation for our current missions. It was a very positive and informative conversation.