Showing 16 to 20 of 117 blog posts tagged with "django".

July 14, 2014
by Alex Lemann

July 2014 ShipIt Day Recap

This past Friday we celebrated another ShipIt day at Caktus. There was a lot of open source contribution, exploring, and learning happening in the office. The projects ranged from native mobile Firefox OS apps, to development on our automated server provisioning templates via Salt, to front-end apps aimed at using ...

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July 1, 2014
by Hao Nguyen

O'Reilly Deal: 50% Off Lightweight Django

O'Reilly Media, the go-to source for technical books, just let us know that they're having a 50% off sale on pre-orders of Technical Director Mark Lavin's book,Lightweight Django. A great chance to get a sneak peek at the first three chapters!

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June 23, 2014
by Dan Poirier

Getting Started Scheduling Tasks with Celery

Many Django applications can make good use of being able to schedule work, either periodically or just not blocking the request thread.

There are multiple ways to schedule tasks in your Django app, but there are some advantages to using Celery. It’s supported, scales well, and works well with ...

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April 9, 2014
by Daryl Katz Riethof

Caktus has a new website!

It’s been a few years since we last updated our website, and we gave it a whole new look!

With the new site, it’s easy to see just what services we offer, and our processes for bringing our client’s ideas to life. The new layout allows for ...

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April 8, 2014
by Caleb Smith

New for PyCon: App for Group Outings + Giant Duck

For PyCon 2014, we’ve been working for the past few months on Duckling, an app to make it easier to find and join casual group outings. Our favorite part of PyCon is meeting up with fellow Pythonistas, but without someone rounding everyone up and sorting the logistics, we’ve ...

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