Cool New Features in Python 3.8

Python 3.8 is out and people at Real Python explored the biggest changes to show you how you can take advantage of Python 3.8.

  • Assignment expression with the walrus operator
  • Positional-Only arguments
  • More precise types for type annotation
  • Simpler debugging with f-strings
  • More cool features and some details about Python's new governance

Assignment operation was a very contentious proposal, that decided Guido Van Rossum to retire as the BDFL for Python. What do you think of these new changes?


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