Use these code snippets to solve everyday problems

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Python has seen enormous growth in its user base over recent years. Beginner programmers are opting for Python as their first language seeing its simple syntax and its applications.

In this article, I’ll share some python code snippets that can be used to solve Python’s day-to-day problems. Let’s get started!

1. Merge two dictionaries

Merging multiple dictionaries has become easier after Python 3.5. We can merge multiple dictionaries in a single line using (**) operator. We need to pass dictionaries in {} along with (**) operator, and it's done.

Syntax: {**dictionary1, **dictionary2}

Output:Merged dictionary: {'name': 'Joy', 'age': 25, 'city': 'New York'}

2. Chain Comparison


Python functions that are amazing and useful

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Python built-in functions are very handy and easy-to-use. They make python scripting faster and help to optimize the code. Built-in functions not only save our time but also help us avoid unnecessary lines of code.

Python has got many built-in functions that we can use to improve the clarity of the code and decompose a complex problem into simpler pieces of code. Not many people know about these built-in functions, once you come to know about these built-in functions, you will be handy to them.

In this article, I will share the most useful eight python built-in functions that I…

Startups that became Unicorns this year

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When talking about Unicorns, the first thing that comes to our mind is a mythological animal, resembling a goat or a horse with a single horn on its head. But, this is not what we are going to talk about today.

In the venture capital industry, Unicorn is a term used to describe a privately held startup company with a valuation of over 1 billion USD. Some of the popular and well-known examples of unicorns are SpaceX, Robinhood and Uber.

Initially, this term was used to emphasise such rare numbers of startups with a valuation of over $1 billion. …

Python refactoring tips for cleaner code

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Code refactoring is one of the most interesting and important parts of your code. Refactoring your code not only makes your code more readable but also reduces the number of unnecessary lines.

Whether it is Software Development or some coding competition, code refactoring is needed everywhere. It’s your responsibility to make your code more readable so that others can read it easily and understand what logic you have implemented to solve any particular problem.

In this article, we will go through some code refactoring tips that will help you write Python code in a more Pythonic way and make it…

Change your hair color with a filter

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A hair color filter allows you to apply different colors and textures to your hair and change your hair color to any shade you can think of. This filter makes your hair more fun and can be super realistic as well.

In this article, we will use Lens Studio to create a hair color filter. The hair color template contains a controller which we can use to make modifications to our filter. We’ll go step-by-step so let’s get started!

Step 1: Set Up a New Project in Lens Studio

First, you need to launch Lens Studio. …

Upcoming iOS features that you should know about

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Apple never fails to surprise us with its innovation, design, and development and has once again announced something exciting that is being awaited by everyone eagerly.

It is well-known that the demand for Apple products and software is massive due to its competitive performance and smooth and reliable technology that never hampers the functioning of products or technology in any way whatsoever.

So, what is Apple planning to do in 2021? …

Discover this AI pair programmer

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When talking about coding and programming, there is a common term called autocomplete. We usually use some smart extensions in our code editor and IDEs to enjoy this autocomplete feature, and it’s pretty useful.

But what is GitHub Copilot? Is it the same as using autocompleting code suggestions? No, it is more than that.

GitHub Copilot suggests whole lines of code or entire functions. All you need is to type your requirements in the code editor, and it will suggest the code for that.

Sounds cool, right?

In this article, we will learn all about the GitHub Copilot program and…

Daily life jokes that you can relate with

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The everyday life of a programmer is full of excitement. We code all day, debug all night, and work on thousands of lines of code.

But, programming is not the only thing programmers are good at. They also have a good sense of humor.

I have compiled some hilarious programming jokes, that you can relate to your work. Cheer up your day with a dose of laugh 😃

0. Idea of a Perfect Date

Features of Kotlin language that you should know

Today the whole world is ruled by various kinds of apps that help people keep track of their requirements simply with a tap on the app. We are at a stage of technological progress where every brand or company wants to have its own app.

Everyone wants to tap the potential of the online market, and a lot of this can be achieved if there are suitable and convenient apps for people to consume from.

App development needs the technical expertise that would help to operationalize it. In this regard, a programming language is of significant benefit as technical professionals…

Cython: C-Extensions for Python

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You have likely heard people complaining that Python is very slow. They often compare Python with the C language in terms of code execution time.

One thing they forget is that Python is a higher-level language than C, and it allows us to write code in a way that is closer to how humans think.

The C programming language is indeed many times faster than the Python programming language in terms of code execution time. Still, if you include the development time, Python often beats the C language.

If you want to speed up your Python code, there is an…

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