Is Serverless Really Serverless?

Serverless computing is often touted as being an architecture that scales automatically, is less expensive to run, and offers developers a nice abstraction from the underlying infrastructure. AWS Lambda is an example of a serverless service that provides developers a mechanism to execute code without worrying about servers — or does it? Let’s assume we Continue Reading

Comparing Python: Do Other Coding Languages Measure Up?

Language is everything, spoken or computer. Computer languages are the focus of comparing Python to older and newer interpreted languages. The other programming languages consist of — Common Lisp, Scheme, C++, Perl, Tcl, Java, and JavaScript. The different aspects come into play when comparing, such as — training, availability, cost, and actual emotional attachment to Continue Reading

deadsulky clothing website

Just finished a new shopping website for kids and teen clothing, accessories, cool speakers, cool funky headphones, bracelets (chunky candy bangles) It’s also got some amazing hand printed tshirts by a local artist. Clothing with attitude.

Beautiful soup findall CSS files

BeautifulSoup is a python class that takes HTML and returns a tree of objects. You can then search that tree to find HTML tags (which is pretty mega easy.) Here is a little example that downloads the msn.com web page, parses it using BS and grabs all the LINK tags that are linking to a CSS file: from BeautifulSoup import BeautifulSoup import urllib2url = “http://www.msn.com” request = urllib2.Request(url) Continue Reading