Django REST Framework

Django REST Framework: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Presented at MelbDjango 0.9 on 6 Feb 2014

ESP32 Capacitive Sensors

The ESP32's capacitive sensors, and how to use them from MicroPython

FastCGI and Memcached, all in C

Mostly, getting stuff done fast in the web world requires doing things in parallel. However, every now and then you bump into a problem where this just doesn't work ...


I've been doing a lot of work on MicroPython ESP32 lately ...

Micropython Utilities

some utility programs to copy and mount MicroPython filesystems from your computer

Multiple Inequalities in Google AppEngine

Nginx proxy_pass to upstream Django always giving 400 Bad Request

I was setting up Django using Gunicorn behind an Nginx proxy the other day, and hit this problem which took a while to find an answer for ... all Django would do was return `400 Bad Request`

PyCon 2016 Melbourne

PyCon 2016 in Melbourne ...

Python in the Browser

SyntaxError: keyword argument repeated

Testing Django Performance

I presented at the MelbDjango user group on 11 July 2013, here's the slides and some quick scribblings re: the content of my talk, and the feedback from the Djangonauts present.

Try: Except: Pass

A short rant about a common beginner's mistake in dynamic languages