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Film Review: Django Strikes Again

This, right here, is the only official sequel to the original “Django”, despite three or four dozen other films wanting you to believe something different. 371 more words


The Genesis of Smart News Scraper

I spent the last week coding away at Hackathon 5.0 with my friends Himanshu Garg and Priyanka Agrawal. It was organised by The Lakshya Foundation and Innovation Garage (the only place where I get to be the participant as well as the planner!) Here I discuss our problem statement, how we approached it and the end result. 921 more words


Working Mind

I’ve not posted anything here now for a longtime, coming to think of it almost everyone has a blog this days and I think its very helpful in the sense that it’s a way to share knowledge and also a channel to learn . 164 more words

Django - Implement textbox with autocomplete feature to enter multiple emails separated by comma

The JavaScript portion to implement an autocomplete was pretty straightforward. JQuery site for more the sample. The challenge was to get this implementation into Django and specially because the source data was dynamically being passed from the view. 376 more words


Legaspi Sunday Market

Not that this is turning into a market diary, but having liked the Salcedo Market a lot, we thought we should revisit the Legaspi Market as well. 135 more words


Announcing Zappa - Serverless Python Web Applications

Today, I’m pleased to announce the first major release of Zappa – a system for running “serverless” Python web applications using AWS Lambda and AWS API Gateway. 9 more words

Logging activity on Django's admin

Django has inbuilt capability to log actions into the database for auditing purposes. Here’s a sample how this can be implemented:

from django.contrib.admin.models import LogEntry, CHANGE
from django.contrib.contenttypes.models import ContentType

#Inside your view or class. 46 more words