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Importing NFL statistics into NFLPool

NFLPool has been live for almost two weeks – and hasn’t crashed (yet!) After the rush to get the site up and allow a user to make their …

NFLPool is live

It’s been a long journey, but the first release of NFLPool is now live at NFLPool.xyz . We’ll call it a 0.5 release. Features include: …

NFLPool Progress 8/13/17

We’re a day away from launch. The NFL season starts in just over three weeks and players will need to submit their picks for NFLPool …

NFLPool Progess 8/8/17 – Making a user’s picks work

I’m not even sure where to start from last update on Friday. The last 48 hours have been a roller coaster of up and downs of getting …

Studying vs. Learning

I came across a thread on /r/LearnPython a few weeks ago that summed up my experience with Python. The thread was the typical “I’m …

NFLPool Progress: 8/1/2017

I took the week off from work to see how much progress I could make on NFLPool this week (and to get some stuff done around the house, …

Back to SQLite for NFLPool

I’ve had to throw in the towel on MongoDB and move back to SQLite for the datastore. For now. I was successful in being able to call an …

NFLPool Prototyping with MongoDB

Yesterday was a good day. With the static pages for nflpool.xyz complete, I started thinking about the dynamic pages. These are going …

Python for Entrepeneurs Progress

I sat down excited at dinner last night excited to share with my wife the two things I learned in my Talk Python course yesterday. The …

Stay on Target (or why my Python app still isn’t built)

One of the things I’m not doing well is focusing on one task at a time. As I continue to learn Python, every time I across a way to do …