Medusa: A much faster Python implementation based on the Dart Virtual Machine

n late 2012, Google came up with Dart, a language aiming for the unification of server and client side web development and scalable apps. Along with it came The Dart Virtual Machine. A hyper fast VM which builds upon the V8 js engine and even outperforms it. We decided why not let Python have a go on this?

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11 Python Libraries You Might Not Know

There are tons of Python packages out there. So many that no one man or woman could possibly catch them all. PyPi alone has over 47,000 packages listed! Recently, with so many data scientists making the switch to Python, I couldn't help but think that while they're getting some of the great benefits of pandas, scikit-learn, and numpy, they're missing out on some older yet equally helpful Python libraries. In this post, I'm going to highlight some lesser-known libraries. Even you experienced Pythonistas should take a look, there might be one or two in there you've never seen!

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Building a HashMap in Rust - Part 1: What's a HashMap?

In this post we will take a look at the general problems faced by hashtables, as well as the robin hood hashtable scheme.

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