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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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Best programming podcast out there
One of the hardest parts of programming is knowing what tools and ideas are out there to help you. This podcast covers everything you need to know in the world of Python. I've become a significantly better programmer because of it. Thanks to these awesome guys!
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Amazing Python podcast :)
I'd highly recommend this podcast to any Python developer serious about their craft. Michael and Brian do an amazing job keeping us updated with the latest Python news. I really enjoy the format of the show and the bite-sized episodes! It's like listening to a Python newsletter with the added benefit of getting Brian's and Michael's insightful commentary. A+++, would subscribe again :-)
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Love the show!
It's great hearing you talk about stuff I've recently seen mentioned on Twitter or Reddit. Also all the other things I've missed!
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