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How to learn a new programming language

I first learned to write code at university, where we used a number of obscure (oberon, anyone?) and not-so-obscure languages.  The different languages were used in different courses – Haskell for functional programming, Oberon for Object Oriented programming, C for signal … Continue reading

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Crawling the web with Python

You can use two libraries to examine webpages in Python.  The first, requests, is built into the language, and is apparently better than the other built in library urllib. The second, BeautifulSoup, for parsing the HTML can be installed with pip … Continue reading

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