Everyone seems to be embracing Python — particularly data scientists. There are many reasons for this recent interest. It’s an easy language to learn, it’s versatile, and is applied to a variety of disciplines.
This week on the blog, we explored why Python should be the first programming language you learn, when to code yourself or use a framework, and why Python is the language of data scientists.
Python is the First Language You Should Learn
If you’re new to programming, you might be wondering where to start. There’s much debate about the best first language. We think Python is the answer.
When to Code it Yourself or Rely on Frameworks
Programming frameworks: We can’t live without them, right? Think again. Here’s how to determine when to code something yourself or turn to a framework.
Why Data Scientists Love Python
What makes Python so ideal for data science? We examine why Python is so prevalent in this booming industry.