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Start using 2FA and API tokens on PyPI  20h06 17 janvier
To increase the security of PyPI downloads, we have added two-factor authentication (2FA) as a login security option, and API tokens for uploading packages. This is thanks to a grant from the Open Technology Fund, coordinated by the Packaging Working Group of the Python Software...
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Python Software Foundation Fellow Members for Q4 2019  16h00 07 janvier
We are happy to announce our newest PSF Fellow Members for Q4 Q4 2019 Humphrey Butau Ngazetungue Muheue Twitter Pablo Galindo Salgado GitHub, Twitter Patrick Arminio Twitter, Personal website Congratulations Thank you for your continued...
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Python 2 series to be retired by April 2020  14h37 20 décembre
The CPython core development community is urging users to migrate to Python 3 as it will be the only version that will be updated for bugs and security vulnerabilities. After nearly 20 years of development on the Python 2 series, the last major version 2.7 will be released in April 2020, and...
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Mozilla and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to support pip  20h53 04 décembre
The Python Software Foundation is receiving 407,000 USD to support work on pip in 2020. Thank you to Mozilla (through its Mozilla Open Source Support Awards) and to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative for this funding This foundational, transformational work will release Python developers and users...
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Giving Tuesday 2019  23h43 02 décembre
For the first time the PSF is participating in Giving Tuesday This event is held annually the Tuesday after Thanksgiving - this year on December 3rd, 2019. The global celebration runs for 24 hours and begins at midnight local time. Please donate on December 3rd and help us meet our goal of ...
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Python Software Foundation Fellow Members for Q3 2019  19h35 18 novembre
We are happy to announce our newest PSF Fellow Members for Q3 Q3 2019 Abigail Mesrenyame Dogbe Twitter Anton Caceres Twitter, Website Bruno Oliveira GitHub Gautier Hayoun Twitter, Personal company website Mahmoud Hashemi GitHub, Blog, Twitter ...
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Why Sponsor PyCon 2020?  17h58 18 novembre
Sponsors help keep PyCon affordable and accessible to the widest possible audience. Sponsors are what make this conference possible. From low ticket prices to financial aid, to video recording, the organizations who step forward to support PyCon, in turn, support the entire Python community. They...
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Seeking Developers for Paid Contract Improving pip  18h04 11 novembre
The Python Software Foundation Packaging Working Group is receiving funding to work on the design, implementation, and rollout of pip’s next-generation dependency resolver. (We’ll be able to publicly name the funders later this month and in early December.)pip is the official package installer for...
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The 2019 Python Developer Survey is here, take a few minutes to complete the survey   19h24 31 octobre
It is that time of year and we are excited to start the official Python Developers Survey for 2019 In 2018, the Python Software Foundation together with JetBrains conducted an official Python Developers Survey for the second time. Over 20,000 developers from almost 150 different countries...
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CPython Core Developer Sprint 2019  16h23 30 octobre
During the week of September 9th to September 13th, 34 core CPython committers gathered together in the Bloomberg London headquarters for the 2019 Python core developer sprint. The core developer sprint is an annual week-long meeting in which the CPython core team has the opportunity to meet each...
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Chris Angelico: 2019 Q2 Community Service Award Winner  11h30 24 octobre
The Python language is used around the world, and therefore so much surrounding it happens online. Python users turn to wikis, mailing lists, and forums to get their questions answered and concerns addressed. Python core developers use mailing lists to decide on critical additions and timelines....
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Grants Awarded for Python in Education   16h05 30 septembre
The Python Software Foundation has been asked about Python in education quite a bit recently. People have asked, Is there an official curriculum we can use? , Are there online resources? , Are there efforts happening to improve Python on mobile? , and so on. 9 years ago we instituted the...
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Felipe de Morais: 2019 Q2 Community Service Award Winner  13h30 26 septembre
Pythonistas everywhere benefit when our community reflects the many backgrounds and experiences of Python’s users. However it can be challenging to participate in the community when there are no local user groups or harder yet if groups do exist but you do not feel represented in them. After...
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PyPI Security Q4 2019 Request for Proposals period opens.  21h47 25 septembre
The Python Software Foundation Packaging Working Group has received a grant from Facebook Research to implement advanced security features for PyPI. These features include cryptographic signing of uploaded artifacts and the infrastructure necessary to implement automated...
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The Python Software Foundation has updated its Code of Conduct  17h28 24 septembre
The Python community values members who are accepting, helpful, and respectful: for many years, the Python Software Foundation (PSF) has had an organization-wide Code of Conduct that defines these values, and behaviors that we want to have in our community. The Foundation has also insisted for...