Imagine a future where you are building that rich, client-side web app. You start by creating some backend services in Flask or Node, an HTML page, throw in a few divs and uls, and then you type <script src=”main.py” language=”Python”>. That future might just be possible, for the right types of applications, with Ryan Kelly’s pypy.js project.
Links from the show:PyPy.js: What? How? Why? – PyCon 2015: youtube.com/watch?v=PiBfOFqDIAI
Are we Python yet?: arewepythonyet.com
Are we slim yet?: areweslimyet.com
Are we fast yet?: arewefastyet.com
PyPy.js on GitHub: github.com/pypyjs/pypyjs
Planning an early death for Python 2: carreau.github.io/posts/planning-an-early-death-for-python-2.html
Toga package: pypi.python.org/pypi/toga