Tag Archive | Python

Django or Rails?


Today I got into a conversation on Twitter about Rails versus Django.  I know that I have blogged about this before but I thought that I should maybe clarify my reasons for preferring one over the other. Before I start, I must confess that I did not use Django that much and it was also […]

Python or Ruby….


I see that a lot of my hits come from the question of Python vs. Ruby.  I think that the two are absolutely two different species. If you are going to do anything in GIS or ArcView then Python is the way to go.  ESRi has embedded Python into its applications and I assume that […]

Next Steps….


All I can say is that keeping up a blog is a lot more work than I ever thought it would be. With that being said, email me if you would like to add an article to my blog as a guest author. I have gotten quite a few requests for video tutorials and I […]

Python Geoprocessing


Alright everybody, I get a lot of searches everyday for Python geoprocessing related questions.  I would love to add more content about geoprocessing but not sure what it is that all of you would like to learn.  I was going to do a “Geoprocessing tip of the week” but I felt that it would be […]

What programming language do I learn?


If you search the web there are a million posts on a million forums about what is the best language.  These are all OPINIONS and that is that.  So time for my opinion… I think that the biggest thing in determining what programming language you should learn is deciding what it is that you intend […]

Whats going on…


Just an update to what is up lately.  I have been busy with work releasing our new web-based route optimization application so I have been lacking on new material on the blog.  I have also been messing with: Django RefineryCMS (a Ruby on Rails CMS) RoR a Python interface for our desktop application DesertPy.org I […]

Python and then some….


Wow, I am just past 6 months of my blog being up.  I have has a lot more hits than I ever expected to.  I know that the blog started out “Everything Python” and then transitioned as I decided to add new topics. Well, guess what, I think I am going to be adding more […]