January 14, 2003

Py 1.3 Ships

Bryan RIchard writes "Py Parlour Press[1], in conjunction with It's About Time Productions, announces availability of the third (1.3) issue of Py."

The new issue contains 100% more oozing Pythonikal goodness, including:

    A Python Game Postmortem: Freedom Force

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =7

    Extending Python with C, Part III (Alex Martelli)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =1

    Generating Web Menus with menugen (Mike Soulier)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =3

    POOPy: Creating New Objects with Inheritance (Greg Lindstrom)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =6

    Programming and Oxford Physics: Python, Pascal, or C (Michael Williams)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =5

    Python Gaming with Pygame (Pete Shinners)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =2

    What's It For? On the Use of Python Idioms (Raymond Hettinger)

    http://store.pyzine.com/article.phtml?a =4

Py Weblogs

We're also pleased to announce two new Py weblogs, where Publisher Bryan Richard and new Managing Editor Kendall Clark spew great quantities of hot air, daily, about Python, Py, and the world at large:

Publisher's weblog[2]


Editor's weblog[3]


Fire up your browsers and RSS newsreaders and keep track of all the happenings in the Py world.

The Next Issue

Py's new Managing Editor, Kendall Clark, is busy begging, borrowing, and stealing content for future issues. Want to maximize your Python whuffie?[4] One way is to write a piece (or even a column) for Py.

Contact Kendall Clark (kendall@monkeyfist.com) and he'll pester you endlessly with ideas, suggestions, and edits.

Upcoming Py issues will focus on Python web development & infrastructure, weblogging & RSS, and burgeoning world of friendly Python forks.

Py Store

For subscriptions, article abstracts, previous issues, and bootlegged copies of Py3K, visit the Pyzine.com store:


Subscriptions include 4 issues of Py in the newly expanded format: 32 pages of fresh, steaming Python content by some of the most respected writers of the community. U.S. subscriptions are $40; Canadian subs are $60; all others $75. All prices subject to the whims of the publisher.

About Py

Py is a print technical journal for Python developers. A lack of competition does not keep Py from being the best -- quite the opposite, in fact.

About Py Parlour Press

From the fringes of the publishing industry comes Py Parlour Press. Concerned only with producing the finest publications money can buy, this is outlaw tech publication at its finest.


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