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      The Tech Perfectionists’ Trap: Lessons Learned Polishing Rocks


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      About the Talk

      A lightning talk featuring DigitalOcean CTO Barry Cooks from deploy, DigitalOcean’s virtual global conference.

      What You’ll Learn

      • Prioritizing key factors to adjust your decision making
      • The nuance of understanding your target customer while admitting you don’t really understand your target customer
      • Trade-offs between speed of development and completeness of the solution

      About the Presenter

      Barry Cooks is DigitalOcean’s Chief Technology Officer, where he oversees the company’s overall product direction and development and leads technology teams.



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      Python Gaming Rocks: Speedy Development With PursuedPyBear


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      About the Talk

      Who doesn’t love game developer tools in Python? Piper Thunstrom, Senior Software Engineer at Zipari, goes over the current landscape of Python game libraries, teaching you how to think about video games while using Python and the basics of PursuedPyBear (ppb), an education-friendly library designed for speedy development. (The simplest ppb game can be produced in 5 minutes!)

      What You’ll Learn

      • How to think about video games when using Python
      • The growing number of game related libraries in python
      • The basics of PursuedPyBear

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      About the Presenter

      Piper Thunstrom, Senior Software Engineer at Zipari specializes in web development. Outside of the workplace, she does community organization in the Python community, and is the maintainer of a handful of Python game libraries such as ppb and misbehave.



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