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Idris Azeez, is currently running a Masters program at the Nile University Of Nigeria, Abuja. He is a Java Developer with more than of 3 years programming experience. He has a strong passion for solving challenging tasks in the areas of health and education.

Python Iterate over dictionaries Example

1. Introduction In programming, to iterate means to go over the items in an element. And when you iterate, you visit the various items in the element performing a specified action. Consider you have a bag of balls and you want to iterate over the balls, you visit each ball in the bag and perform a specified action. That is ...

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Python String split() Example

1. Introduction Manipulating strings can be a very important aspect of programming due to the various number of ways in which strings can be manipulated. And one such way of manipulating strings is by splitting them based on several characters. You might want to split strings based on commas, semicolons and so much more. In our article for today, we ...

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Python Trim String Example

1. Introduction White spaces are good to have, but sometimes they appear where they are not needed. White spaces are basically what allows us to have one word from another. But no matter how good they sound, sometimes we do not want them appearing at the end of words that have no words after them. So during those times, we ...

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Python strptime() Example

1. Introduction Consider the case when you have a string containing date information and you would need to extract the date information like the day, month, year, and so many other information. Imagine a string like “30-10-2019” and you realize that the first part is the day, followed by the month, then the year. Here is where the strptime() method ...

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