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8 small changes to optimise your Python code

Low-level coding changes that can speed up execution

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This article looks at low-level code optimisation techniques. These techniques often involve changing individual lines of code to do the same thing in a slightly different way, with the aim of making the code run faster.

Used with care, these techniques can speed up key sections of code that are current…




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Martin McBride

Martin McBride

Software developer. Java, Python, C++ etc. I write for and maintain the generativepy library.

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