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What’s New in Python

The “What’s New in Python” series of essays takes tours through the most important changes between major Python versions. They are a “must read” for anyone wishing to stay up-to-date after a new release.

The “Changelog” is a HTML version of the file Misc/NEWS which contains all nontrivial changes to Python for the current version.

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