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Python 3.9.0a3 now available for testing


Go get it here: https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-390a3/


This is an early developer preview of Python 3.9
Python 3.9 is still in development. This releasee, 3.9.0a3 is the
third of six planned alpha releases. Alpha releases are intend...
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Start using 2FA and API tokens on PyPI

To increase the security of PyPI downloads, we have added two-factor authentication (2FA) as a login security option, and API tokens for uploading packages. This is thanks to a grant from the Open Technology Fund, coordinated by the Packaging...
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Python 2 series to be retired by April 2020

The CPython core development community is urging users to migrate to Python 3 as it will be the only version that will be updated for bugs and security vulnerabilities.

After nearly 20 years of development on the Python 2 series, the last major versio...
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Python 3.8.1rc1 is now available for testing


Python 3.8.1rc1 is the release candidate of the first maintenance release of Python 3.8.



The Python 3.8 series is the newest feature release of the Python language, and it contains many new features and optimizations. You can find Python 3.8.1rc1 h...
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Giving Tuesday 2019


For the first time the PSF is participating in Giving Tuesday! This event is held annually the Tuesday after Thanksgiving - this year on December 3rd, 2019. The global celebration runs for 24 hours and begins at midnight local time.


Please donate on...
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Why Sponsor PyCon 2020?








Sponsors help keep PyCon affordable and accessible to the widest possible audience. Sponsors are what make this conference possible. From low ticket prices to financial aid, to video recording, the organizations who step forward to support PyCon...
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Seeking Developers for Paid Contract Improving pip

The Python Software Foundation Packaging Working Group is receiving funding to work on the design, implementation, and rollout of pip's next-generation dependency resolver. (We'll be able to publicly name the funders later this month and in early Decem...
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Python 3.5.9 is released

There were no new changes
in version 3.5.9; 3.5.9 was released only because of a CDN caching
problem, which resulted in some users downloading a prerelease version
of the 3.5.8 .xz source tarball. Apart from the version number, 3.5.9 is
identical t...
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CPython Core Developer Sprint 2019

During the week of September 9th to September 13th, 34 core CPython committers gathered together in the Bloomberg London headquarters for the 2019 Python core developer sprint. The core developer sprint is an annual week-long meeting in which the CPyth...
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Python 3.7.5 is now available


Python 3.7.5 is now available, the next maintenance release of Python 3.7.  You can find the release files, a link to the changelog, and more information here:

    https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-375/



Note that the n...
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Python 3.8.0 is now available


On behalf of the Python development community and the Python 3.8 release team, I’m pleased to announce the availability of Python 3.8.0.


Python 3.8.0 is the newest feature release of the Python language,
and it contains many new features and optimi...
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Python 3.8.0rc1 is now available


Python 3.8.0 is almost ready. After a rather tumultuous few days, we are very happy to announce the availability of the release candidate:
https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-380rc1/ 



This release, 3.8.0rc1, is the final planned r...
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Grants Awarded for Python in Education

The Python Software Foundation has been asked about Python in education quite a bit recently. People have asked, “Is there an official curriculum we can use?”, “Are there online resources?”, “Are there efforts happening to improve Python on mobile?”, a...
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Python 3.8.0b4 is now available for testing


It's time for the last beta release of Python 3.8. Go find it at:
https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-380b4/ 



This
release is the last of four planned beta release previews. Beta
release previews are intended to give the wider c...
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Python 3.8.0b3 is now available for testing


It's time for a new Python preview:
https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-380b3/ 



This
release is the third of four planned beta release previews. Beta
release previews are intended to give the wider community the
opportunity to ...
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PyPI now supports uploading via API token

We're further increasing the security of the Python Package Index with another new beta feature: scoped API tokens for package upload. This is thanks to a grant from the Open Technology Fund, coordinated by the Packaging Working Gro...
Python

PyPI now supports uploading via API token

We're further increasing the security of the Python Package Index with another new beta feature: scoped API tokens for package upload. This is thanks to a grant from the Open Technology Fund, coordinated by the Packaging Working Group of the Python Sof...
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2019 PSF Fundraiser – Thank you & debrief



Thank you to all who donated to our 2019 Fundraiser, Building the PSF.  Our fundraiser ended June 30th and we successfully surpassed our goal!


The PSF received over $75,000 in donations!





To learn about how the Python Software Foundation u...
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