July 2021

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☑ Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.6 - Part 2, More New Features

In this series looking at features introduced by every version of Python 3, we continue our look at the features added in Python 3.6. This second article looks at some more of the new features added to the language added in this release. These include a new secrets module, a new implementation of the dict object and better support for path-like objects.

This is the 13th of the 17 articles that currently make up the “Python 3 Releases” series, the first of which was Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.0. This article was preceded by Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.6 - Part 1, New Features.

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28 Jul 2021 at 11:10PM in Software
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☑ Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.6 - Part 1, New Features

In this series looking at features introduced by every version of Python 3, we now move on to look at new features added in Python 3.6. This first article looks at some of the most significant new features added to the language added in this release. These include a new string formatting method, type hinting on variables, and asynchronous generators and comprehensions.

This is the 12th of the 17 articles that currently make up the “Python 3 Releases” series, the first of which was Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.0. This article was preceded by Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.5 - Part 4, Module Improvements.

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25 Jul 2021 at 6:10PM in Software
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☑ Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.5 - Part 4, Module Improvements

In this series looking at features introduced by every version of Python 3, this is the fourth looking at Python 3.5. In it we look at the major updates to the standard library which were made in this release. These include various Internet protocol module enhancements, some asyncio features, and some restrictions on regular expression syntax have been lifted.

This is the 11th of the 17 articles that currently make up the “Python 3 Releases” series, the first of which was Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.0. This article was preceded by Python 3 Releases: What’s New in 3.5 - Part 3, Other Additions.

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10 Jul 2021 at 10:38PM in Software
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