The book, Programming Collective Intelligence: Building Smart Web 2.0 Applications by Toby Segaran, was mentioned in the meetup group. Has anyone read it?
Check out the table of contents:
Last night I went to Python night at OpenDNS where Zed Shaw was speaking about learning Python. Here are some notes from the presentation:
If you're a complete beginner with programming start with Python 2 and go through Learn Python the Hard Way. After that get Learning Python by Mark Lutz. After those two books pick another book on a Python topic. Some examples mentioned were: