Guido van Rossum on finding his way

The Python creator and Dropbox engineer reflects on his early days in programming

Lisa Sanchez
Sep 17, 2014 · 9 min read
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Guido gave a talk on Python 3 during Hack Week 2014 at Dropbox in San Francisco. / Photo by Dan Stroud
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Guido introduces Dropbox datastores at DBX 2013. / Photo by Doug Cody
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The first lines of Dropbox code were written in Python, and Python Bees have featured at DBX and previous Dropbox hack weeks.
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Guido teamed up with Dropbox CEO Drew Houston in the DBX 2013 Python Bee. / Photos by Doug Cody
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Dropbox Makers

Meet the designers, engineers, and product managers who…

Lisa Sanchez

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Leadership coach and founder of Cocoon, a resource for leaders who break the mold. https://the-cocoon.co

Dropbox Makers

Meet the designers, engineers, and product managers who make Dropbox. Join us. dropbox.com/jobs

Lisa Sanchez

Written by

Leadership coach and founder of Cocoon, a resource for leaders who break the mold. https://the-cocoon.co

Dropbox Makers

Meet the designers, engineers, and product managers who make Dropbox. Join us. dropbox.com/jobs

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