Books

Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale 2018

This week I am putting my 2 most recent self-published books on Sale starting today through November 26th. ReportLab – PDF Processing with Python is available for $9.99: Leanpub Gumroad – Use offer code black18 JupyterLab 101 is available for $9.99: Leanpub Gumroad – Use offer code black18 You can also get my book, wxPython …

Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale 2018 Read More »

Python 101: Episode #25 – Decorators

In this episode, you will learn the basics of Python decorators and what the are good for. You can read the chapter this screencast is based on here: http://python101.pythonlibrary.org/ or purchase the book on Leanpub You can also read about decorators in a couple of other articles on my blog: Python: All About Decorators Python …

Python 101: Episode #25 – Decorators Read More »

ANN: Jupyter Notebook 101 Kickstarter

I am happy to announce my latest Kickstarter which is to raise funds to create a book on Jupyter Notebook! Jupyter Notebook 101 will teach you all you need to know to create and use Notebooks effectively. You can use Jupyter Notebook to help you learn to code, create presentations, make beautiful documentation and much more! …

ANN: Jupyter Notebook 101 Kickstarter Read More »

ReportLab: PDF Publishing with Python is now Available!

My latest book, ReportLab: PDF Processing with Python is now available for purchase. ReportLab has been around since the year 2000 and has remained the primary package that Python developers use for creating reports in the PDF format. It is an extremely powerful package that works across all the major platforms. This book will also …

ReportLab: PDF Publishing with Python is now Available! Read More »

Python Interviews Excerpt: Sebastian Raschka

The following is an excerpt from my book, Python Interviews Sebastian Raschka received his doctorate in Quantitative Biology and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in 2017, from Michigan State University. Sebastian is the bestselling author of Python Machine Learning, which received the ACM Best of Computing award in 2016. Driscoll: Python is one of the languages …

Python Interviews Excerpt: Sebastian Raschka Read More »

ReportLab Book Kickstarter’s – 2 Days Left

There is only a little over 2 days left for my ReportLab book Kickstarter. This is your only chance to purchase a signed copy of the book and it’s also probably the cheapest way of getting the eBooks too! I currently have 7 chapters done with number 8 nearing completion. There are over 170 pages …

ReportLab Book Kickstarter’s – 2 Days Left Read More »

Pre-Order Python Interviews

I am happy to announce another book that I have been working on called Python Interviews from Packt Publishing. Here is the blurb from their website: Python Interviews contains a series of one-to-one interviews between Mike Driscoll and a variety of leading figures in the Python community. Mike is a life-long member of the Python …

Pre-Order Python Interviews Read More »