Yarn
A new and fast package manager

Development Spyhce, July 4, 2017, by Florin Tomozei
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There is a new kid on the block, and long story short, he is quite AWESOME.
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Front-end developer. Python enthusiast. And photography practitioner on my spare time. 
I strongly believe that with great pull requests, comes great responsability.

Python isn't just for programmers
Small DIY project to open a gate through the Internet with the help of Python

Development Cluj Napoca, March 9, 2016, by Yeti
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When (learning) Python is concerned, there are more questions to be asked than how to turn that knowledge into a job?. Different forms of programming are becoming ubiquous in all kinds of work environments and the ability to code provides greater opportunities for non-programmers in their own projects or by adding values to the jobs they are already holding. This "new" world is more about understanding how things work at a conceptual level and less about writing a lot of code, and that's where programming languages as Python are great :) 
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I believe the more people know how to express their ideas in code, the better the world can become.

CPython data structures
design and implementation of the CPython's most relevant data structures.

Development Cluj-Napoca, Oct. 29, 2015, by AndreiC
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This article presents and describes the design and implementation of the CPython's most relevant data structures. We will have a look at the underlying C implementation, how these types work and what tweaks are there to make them faster, all good knowledge to make us better at Python.
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I am too shy to write smth about myself.

Design Patterns
Understand what design patterns are all about

Development Cluj-Napoca, Sept. 4, 2015, by Andrei-George Hondrari
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There is a high probability that in software development a problem will occur several times, but with different inputs and outputs, to which the solution involves design patterns that come as generic means of treating these different expectations via an unique implementation ...
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I'm passionate about science, psychology and music.

Wrapping functions with decorators
Learn to create and use Python decorators

Development Cluj-Napoca, Sept. 3, 2015, by Gabi
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If you just started using Python or Django you may have encoutered some functions that have an @ sign followed by a name just before their definition. In Python world this is a syntax to declare that a function is wrapped inside another function (the later being called a decorator) ...
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I am too shy to write smth about myself.

You don't care about performance
Profiling for performance

Development Cluj-Napoca, July 22, 2015, by Vlad
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You don't care about performance, before you rant at me and include my mother in the conversation, answer some of these following questions:

  • Do you test for performance?
  • If you do, you do it in a automatic and repeatable manner?
  • Do you track, analyze and categorize the results? ...
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"All it takes is one bad day to reduce the sanest man alive to lunacy."
-- Joker in The Killing Joke (1988)

Spyhce will showcase Smartfeedz at EuroPython 2015
Spyhce will bring together the Social Media interaction at EuroPython Conference 2015

Products Cluj-Napoca, July 14, 2015, by Cristina
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We are happy to announce that Spyhce is one of the proud sponsors of EuroPython 2015. The 14th edition of the official European conference for the Python programming language will take place from July 20th to July 26th, in Bilbao, Spain.
We’re going to take Smartfeedz to Bilbao...
 
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I am Cristina. What I do best ? I move things! While smiling.

Network simulations in Python using Networkx library
Networkx library will be used for some demonstrations about how much fun one could have with boring data structures like graphs

Development Cluj-Napoca, July 13, 2015, by Mihai
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It's important, if you want to get the best out of Networkx, to combine it with other tools from the scipy environment. And please do use the IPython Notebook (http://ipython.org/notebook.html) especially if you're planning a presentation. This way people attending it will at least easily see nice pictures of graphs and don't die of boredom while listening to your ranting...
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I am a Web developer with a strong interest in history (all the data we have so far), military strategy, economics and philosophy (Kierkegaard). As development tools I use primarily Python with the Django framework (also used Flask+SQLAlchemy but didn’t like it). On the frontend I recently started using AngularJS and I like it so I’m working on improving my skills in this area. I’m also interested in scipy, numpy and networkx, while barely scratching the surface of what can be done with these wonderful tools.

Python objects
Understanding what classes are, when to use them, and how they can be useful

Development Cluj-Napoca, July 12, 2015, by Paul
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The class is a fundamental building block in Python. It is the underpinning for not only many popular programs and libraries, but the Python standard library as well. Understanding what classes are, when to use them, and how they can be useful is essential.
The class in Python is a mixture of the class mechanisms found in C++ and Modula-3, provide all the standard features of Object Oriented Programming. In a Python program all data is reprezented by objects or by relations between objects...
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I am too shy to write smth about myself.

June RoPython Meetup | Spyhce
Spyhce was the pleased host of RoPython Cluj Meetup

Training Cluj-Napoca, June 11, 2015, by Andrei
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Cluj Napoca, June 11, 2015 , On the second week of June, Spyhce was the pleased host of RoPython Cluj Meetup, having on the agenda two fascinating subjects: RoPython-Graphs utilizing Networkx (introduced by Mihai Gociu) and Semantic web with Python utilizing RDFlib (exhibited by Ana Maria Ghiran)...
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Hi! I’m Andrei!
I joined Spyhce from the earliest starting point, motivated by the opportunity to build something great alongside my colleagues. Inspired by the scientist-practitioner model, I guide my work by the most significant research in the field. Also, I guide my future research by the questions I ask myself in applied practice. My core values are happiness and fulfilment. One cannot exist without the other. I achieve my goals with a mindset to contribute beyond myself – it’s about us. Hope to meet you soon!

SMARTFEEDZ feat #RTC2015 | Spyhce
Social Media Aggregator

Products Cluj-Napoca, May 18, 2015, by Andrei
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Smartfeedz, a product that aims to aggregate Social Media messages from several different sources and present them live during an event was launched on May 14th featuring Romanian Testing Conference. All Social Media posts with #RTC2015 were scrapped and highlighted using one single “wall”, as the conference events were rolling with participants interacting via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram...
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Hi! I’m Andrei!
I joined Spyhce from the earliest starting point, motivated by the opportunity to build something great alongside my colleagues. Inspired by the scientist-practitioner model, I guide my work by the most significant research in the field. Also, I guide my future research by the questions I ask myself in applied practice. My core values are happiness and fulfilment. One cannot exist without the other. I achieve my goals with a mindset to contribute beyond myself – it’s about us. Hope to meet you soon!

CariereinIT 2015 | Spyhce
Python quizzes and lots of applicants

Spyhce Cluj-Napoca, March 19, 2015, by Andrei
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Cluj-Napoca, March 9th, 2015, CariereinIT. We started the snowy spring by going “in the field” and taking one step ahead in making Spyhce known among students. Two days passed in a flash among eager to help volunteers, university graduates and undergraduates and other IT enthusiasts.
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Hi! I’m Andrei!
I joined Spyhce from the earliest starting point, motivated by the opportunity to build something great alongside my colleagues. Inspired by the scientist-practitioner model, I guide my work by the most significant research in the field. Also, I guide my future research by the questions I ask myself in applied practice. My core values are happiness and fulfilment. One cannot exist without the other. I achieve my goals with a mindset to contribute beyond myself – it’s about us. Hope to meet you soon!

Thank God it’s Christmas … again
Christmas Tree Contest Retrospective

Spyhce Cluj-Napoca, Feb. 23, 2015, by Cristina
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Cluj-Napoca, February 23, 2015. The challenge was not necessarily new, but it was still fun and it brought on some early holiday feeling in December 2014: make (code) a Christmas tree. 33 developers announced their participation, 10 coders were undecided, and in the end we have received 12 coded trees.

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I am Cristina. What I do best ? I move things! While smiling.

For love of Python | Spyhce
regular knowledge transfer sessions

Training Cluj-Napoca, Jan. 30, 2015, by Cristina
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Cluj-Napoca, January 30th, 2015. Yesterday, as part of our internal training program, Paul gave a talk on Python’s approach to Object Oriented Programming. This is the 3rd talk in the series, following one onJavascript, Dependency Injection and AngularJS and another one on Python Data Structures.
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I am Cristina. What I do best ? I move things! While smiling.

Spyhce up your career with a Python Internship
Python Internship for IT students and fresh graduates

Spyhce Cluj-Napoca, Jan. 28, 2015, by Cristina
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Cluj-Napoca, January 28th, 2015. SPYHCE UP YOUR CAREER ! Python Internship. Spyhce plans to keep IT students and fresh graduates busy in 2015 with several career boosting programs. We started the year by announcing a Python Internship that will begin this spring. 3 colleagues will join Spyhce for 1 month of active learning, under the direct guidance of our senior Python Developers, directly interacting with our project teams.

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I am Cristina. What I do best ? I move things! While smiling.