Burkhard will offer a brief tour of the Python language, and some of the features that make it so expressive, easy to use, and appealing in a wide range of fields. After that, he'll look at examples of Python usage in practice, from really small computers (micro:bits) to clouds, from database to web development, and data science to machine learning.
What gives you that buzz every day and keeps you doing what you’re doing?
When: Tuesday, April 24, 9:00am to 4:45pm Where: The King's Centre, King Street, Norwich, NR1 1PH How much: £75 RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Norfolk-Developers-NorDev/events/248669776/ In this one-day workshop you'll learn the basics of developing web apps with React. We'll gain an overview of what *React* does, and what problems it tries to solve. We'll learn how to use [...]
The East of England is fast becoming a hotbed for expertise and technology in the manufacturing sector. New Anglia Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering names the region as the third largest cluster in the UK for composites alone. Our once primarily rural area now holds a large stake in tertiary manufacturing also, making East Anglia, or [...]
From the moment I walked into the refectory at the Cathedral, ahead of the Saturday night pitches, I felt there was something special going to happen. It wasn’t until the pitches actually began an hour or so later, that I realised exactly what it was. I’m ashamed to say I’ve never been to Sync The [...]
Software patterns have their roots in architecture. In 1978, Christopher Alexander published a book called ‘A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction‘ (ISBN-13: 978-0195019193) about the patterns he’d discovered designing buildings. A pattern can be thought of as a tried and tested way of doing something which can be applied in different contexts. Think about how [...]
Node.js the Right Way is a fantastic little book. It gives a useful and practical overview of writing Node.js server side applications.
Choosing the right programming language for a piece of software is as important as choosing a hammer to knock in a nail, a flat headed screw driver for a flat headed screw and a cross headed screwdriver for cross headed screw.