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March 20, 2015
by Brian Russell
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Astro Code School Now Accepting Applications - Intermediate Django + Python

 

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I'm really happy to officially announce the first Python and Django Web Engineering class at Astro Code School. I’ll outline some details here and you can also find them on our classes page.

This class is twelve weeks long and full time Monday to Friday from 9 AM ...

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March 16, 2015
by Dan Poirier
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Why RapidSMS for SMS Application Development

Caktus has been involved in quite a few projects (Libyan voter registration, UNICEF Project Mwana, and several others) that include text messaging (a.k.a. Short Message Service, or SMS), and we always use RapidSMS as one of our tools. We've also invested our own resources in supporting and ...

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January 29, 2015
by Hao Nguyen
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Astro Code School Tapped to Teach App Development at UNC Journalism School

Our own Caleb Smith, Astro Code School lead instructor, is teaching this semester at UNC’s School of Journalism, one of the nation’s leading journalism schools. He’s sharing his enthusiasm for Django application development with undergraduate and graduate media students in a 500-level course, Advanced Interactive Development.

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January 27, 2015
by Dan Poirier
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Django Logging Configuration: How the Default Settings Interfere with Yours

My colleague Vinod recently found the answer on Stack Overflow to something that's been bugging me for a long time - why do my Django logging configurations so often not do what I think they should? Short answer: if you want your logging config to behave sensibly...

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January 26, 2015
by Colin Copeland
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We’re Launching a Django code school: Astro Code School

One of the best ways to grow the Django community is to have more high-quality Django developers. The good news is that we’ve seen sharply increasing demand for Django web applications. The challenge that we and many other firms face is that there’s much higher demand than there ...

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