#Programming

Speed up Python with Numba

In the last article, I discussed which Python design decisions limit its performance. In this writing, I will demonstrate the Numba package that addresses those limitations to provide high-speed performance for specific use cases, particularly when speeding up functions performing computations on the Numpy’s ndarrays. “Numba is a just-in-time compiler for Python that works best on code that uses NumPy …

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Why is Python slow?

In this series of articles, I present some Python features that cause the execution time to be extended and some popular workarounds to make your code run faster. In the first part, I explain why Python is slower than low-level languages such as C or C++ and other high-level languages like Java or C#. Let’s …

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Loops, lists, sorting… What’s next?

Most of the programming tutorials aimed at beginners emphasize learning fundamental code instructions like ‘for’ or ‘if’, enabling writing basic programs and algorithms. While it is a good idea to familiarize yourself with the nuances of your favorite programming language with such tutorials’ help, it won’t be necessary to go through essential programming rules every …

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3 tips every programming newbie should know – make use of your IDE

In my last article, I wrote that the journey for newbie programmers could be difficult. While starting, there are many things to struggle with because of lack of experience. In the previous article, I mentioned three tips that I would like to share with beginners and then I described the first one. Here, I will continue …

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3 tips every programming newbie should know – part I

Delving into a fascinating world of programming can pose a challenge especially for the novice, whose initial enthusiasm can easily be quenched by an overwhelming number of things to be acquainted with.  In my journey to become a programmer I often strived hard pointlessly or reinvented the wheel which was due to a lack of …

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