Python & Geekcomputers on GitHub

Useful or fun Python code for your projects

If I search on GitHub for Python, what GitHub search believes is the best match is geekcomputers/python. This made me want to learn more about it.

It contains a lot of Python code that may (or may not) be useful.

On the 25th of August 2020 it had 317 contributors, and a lot of activity over the last few years.

“These scripts contain important functions which help reduce human workload. Code documentation is aligned correctly when the files are viewed in Notepad++.”

There are other collections of algorithms that could be helpful.

The most starred on GitHub the 25th of August are the following:

To others this way of navigating GitHub may be obvious, however to me this is interesting. I have heard much about sharing code, but never really realised how useful it is.

There are such a huge variety of examples that are both fun and interesting. Everything from Tic Tac Toe and Pong to encryption tools.

One of these libraries can help to understand system design:

This article is more a short realisation that there are a lot of helpful people out there in the programming community and how great open-source sharing of code is.

If you have any links to share I would be happy to see these in a response to this article.

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AI Policy and Ethics at Student at University of Copenhagen MSc in Social Data Science. All views are my own.