Announcing a new Meetup for django-district!
What: django-district April
When: Thursday, April 29,[masked]:00 PM
Discovery World Headquarters
1 Discovery Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Django is an amazing framework, but do you ever feel strapped down by Python? This may be a sacrilegious questiont, but what if we could take the great features of Django and power it with a more malleable language?Luno
As Barack Obama delivered his first State of the Union Address the night of Jan. 19, a group of hand-picked experts offered commentary, analysis and a wealth of background knowledge to online readers of the PBS NewsHour, through the site's Annotated State of the Union
. Built in Django in less than a week, the app let reporters and commentators offer granular insight on the text, giving audiences a much deeper look at the speech and its significance. Chris Amico, the interactive editor at the NewsHour, will talk about building the app and working with reporters to make it a success.The Calloway Project: a loosely coupled website builderCorey Oordt, The Washington Times
The Washington Times created a framework to create web sites, based on Django. Its components are designed to work well together or separate, or even be replaced. We'll go over the components and how they fit together.
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/django-district/calendar/13114216/