Robert Newman Consulting

Technology Architect, Senior Software Engineer, Server & Client-side Web Development

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At night and over the weekends I am a freelance Python/Django/PHP/jQuery/CSS developer. I also blog about technologies, especially Python, jQuery and the Antelope realtime environmental monitoring software suite, which I use in my day job.

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I am available for short-–term contract work for development, code–refactoring, software requirements and tutorials on best practices. If you have a website that needs updating or revamping, get in touch.

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Most recent blog posts

Jan. 31, 2014

Using Factory Boy for Test Driven Development in Django

I have recently started diving into Test Driven Development (TDD) and one of the ...

June 28, 2013

Auto-converting R documents for Django

One of my Django apps is a webservices documentation interface. There is an intro ...

June 14, 2013

Dynamic table-of-contents and permalinks via custom Django template filters

Often we have large amounts of content to display in an HTML page. A ...

April 3, 2013

Using PyXB in Django to validate XML docs from XSD schemas

In one of my daytime work projects I built a Django interface to contain ...

March 5, 2013

Using Django's Signals module post_save method for creating zipped tarballs

One of my Django applications is a meeting tool. On the admin side, an authenticated ...