Category Archives: Python

Loop Animated Gifs in Python

Explaining loops to someone who has never programmed before can be quite challenging. In fact, one of the  main goals of Penjee is to decrease the friction students typically feel when they first learn to hand code. One of the primary lessons that students must try to wrap their heads around is –  “What is a … Continue reading Loop Animated Gifs in Python →

Why Learn Python as Your First Programming Language?

Why Learn Python as Your First Programming Language? So, you decided you want to learn programming, congratulations! You are about to begin a journey that , I hope, is as stimulating and rewarding for you as it was for myself! But the first question is–Which programming language should you first learn?? We thought long and … Continue reading Why Learn Python as Your First Programming Language? →

Python 3 Upgrade- Why to do it now in 6 reasons

Ok, It’s About Time to Make the Switch to Python 3 Python 3 was released on December 3, 2008 and seven years later it is still contested in real world applications by its predecessor Python 2. This is odd in the rapidly shifting world of technology. Did we continue to rely on snail mail seven years … Continue reading Python 3 Upgrade- Why to do it now in 6 reasons →