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What is Python Bytes?

Python Bytes is a weekly podcast hosted by Michael Kennedy and Brian Okken. Python Bytes podcast delivers headlines directly to your earbuds. If you want to stay up on the Python developer news but don't have time to scour reddit, twitter, and other news sources, just subscribe and you'll get the best picks delivered weekly.

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Outstanding Podcast!
I'm so glad I discovered this podcast. It's motivated me to once again get back into Python after years of a hiatus (since 2006) and when I learned Python in version 2 almost 20 years ago as a hobby/tinkerer when I needed a break from other programming languages I'm fluent in. The hosts are genuine and truly are passionate "Pythonistas". It's something that I look forward to listening to! I also enjoy Michael Kennedy's "Talk Python To Me" podcats which is full of terrific information for the newb or seasoned programmer. Love how they always end their podcast on an up! Keep those Python jokes coming - it's their signature "ending on a high note!" Kudos!
Rocorama
Love it!
I've been listening since the beginning. There is always a takeaway or nugget to learn. I like the new format with a guest host each week. The amount and quality of the content delivered each week is surprising! I hope they never stop!
DaButler89
Excellent
These gents are doing us all a rare service by bringing their lively discussions of cutting edge developments in the Python world "directly to your earbuds." Their topics, guests, and show-notes are informative and inspirational. Highly recommend it!
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