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Python from 1994 to 2021, my how you've grown!

Episode #307, published Thu, Mar 11, 2021, recorded Thu, Mar 4, 2021.

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Python has changed a lot since its inception 30 years ago. On this episode, you'll meet Paul Everitt and Barry Warsaw. They have both been involved with Python since the very first Python conference (called SPAM1 even). We discuss how it's changed but also how so many of the pressures and ideas from the very early days are still playing out in 2021. I'm sure you'll enjoy all the stories and reminiscing.



Links from the show

Paul on Twitter: @paulweveritt
Barry on Twitter: @pumpichank

Episode live stream: youtube.com

A Python Developer Explores Apple's M1 video: youtube.com
Let's Build a Fast, Modern Python API with FastAPI webcast: youtube.com

Python.org 1997: python.org
Python is eating the world: How one developer's side project became the hottest programming language on the planet: techrepublic.com
Some of Barry's music: soundcloud.com
Barry’s early history of Python slides from BayPiggies: slides.com
Backstory and liner notes for the Zen of Python song: wefearchange.org
Zen of Python song: youtube.com

PyCon Ticket Giveaway: talkpython.fm/pycon2021
Episode transcripts: talkpython.fm

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