Python Programming Language

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Technology Description

Python is a widely used general-purpose, high-level programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability, and its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than would be possible in languages such as C++ or Java. The language provides constructs intended to enable clear programs on both a small and large scale.

Technology Tutorials / Documentation

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Python_(programming_language)

Technology Organization

The We Vote organization is here to inspire and manage a movement of volunteers that are creating a free, no-nonsense, and open source smartphone tool for voters who don’t have a lot of time. We Vote is social voting, and will increase voter turnout, especially among younger voters. We Vote helps you make better voting decisions based on the recommendations of your trusted organizations, and the thinking of the best and brightest minds in your personal network. http://www.wevote.info

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Our team is excited to announce our initiative to host the Accelerate 2015 Hackathon (Feb. 7-8, 2015) -- San Francisco’s largest hackathon -- as part of DeveloperWeek 2015! Aside from $50,000+ in sponsor prizes, developers can tackle crowd-voted challenges and engage in 2 rounds of judging.

Projects Utilizing This Technology

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App to remind you to keep moving periodically. Research shows sitting or staying idle for long is as bad as smoking