Year: 2019

numpy.fv — Calculate the Future Value of an Investment in Python

NumPy is full of those little helper functions that boost your productivity and make coding a lot of fun. The NumPy’s fv() function is one of those helpers for financial analysis that will save you a lot of time if you’re working in the financial sector—or if you’re just using NumPy to analyze your own …

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[Story] Winter is Coming — or What's the Best Python Freelancer Course?

It’s a cold Tuesday morning in December. After a long drive in your warm and cozy car—you enjoyed your favorite podcast—you finally arrive at your office. You prepare a hot cup of coffee for you and Mandy, your colleague and best office friend. While filling in the coffee beans (their rough, chocolate aroma fills the …

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How to Create a Python Telegram Bot [Hacker Tutorial]

With the popularity of instant messaging platforms and advancements in AI chatbots have experienced explosive growth with as many as 80% of businesses wanting to use chat bots by 2020. This has created great opportunity for freelance Python developers as there is great need for the development of both simple and complex chat bots. One …

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Hacker News in Python

You may the popular news aggregator “Hacker News” from the sought-after investment company YCombinator. It’s a great place for coders and geeks to share new articles and pearls they found on the web. Sebastian, an active member of the Finxter community, asked the following question: “Wouldn’t it be great to have such a platform specifically …

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20 Guerilla Online Marketing Ideas for Your Small Organization

This is a dynamically growing list of marketing tips you can use to grow your business with online marketing techniques. Search Engine Optimization Write Blog Articles: Write blog articles in your field that are optimized for specific keywords. For example, if you are a singer in New York, write blog articles such as “10 Best …

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Dates and times have come a long way since the hourglass was invented

NumPy Datetime: How to Work with Dates and Times in Python?

In this article, we’ll be learning about something that is literally everywhere. Whatever corner you turn, whatever street you run down, you can’t get away from it. It is as ubiquitous as the physical space around us. Yes today, we’re talking about… TIME. More specifically, we’re talking about NumPy’s functions that represent dates and times. …

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How Not to Waste Time and Money? (And Crush it in Business)

Today, I got the following message from one of my freelancer webinar course members: “I am in the same situation as you were. I am in a PhD program and have a family. I would love to get started with freelance programming. You have to understand what you offer [The Python Freelancer Course] is very …

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Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Data Science — What’s the Difference?

Answer: Deep learning is a subarea of machine learning which is a subarea of artificial intelligence. Data science is an interdisciplinary area that combines all of those with math and programming skills to extract useful insights from data. “I’m trying to understand how the area of skills are related to each other, and one is …

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How to Boost Your Intelligence? 10 Tips From Science

This book chapter from “Brain Games Python” provides you with tips to help you become a more intelligent human being. Ignore them at your own risk! 1. Sleep More Sleep deprivation reduces your intelligence [Killgore 2008]. Say, you decide to sleep only six instead of eight hours from now on. Congratulations, you’ve gained 8% more …

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How Fake News are Holding You Back in Python

Experts in their field read more books! The rise of “Fake News” shows that the quality of information is a valuable asset of the information society. With poor quality of information comes poor knowledge and expertise. Let’s order the content types based on the quality of information they tend to generate (from low quality to …

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