The release of a new Python version is a big milestone for the community. You may not be able to start using the cool new features immediately, but in a few years Python 3.9 will be as widespread as Python 3.6 is today.
In this course, you’ve seen new features like:
zoneinfomodule for dealing with time zones
- Union operators that can update dictionaries
- More expressive decorator syntax
- Annotations that can be used for other things besides type hints
Bonus Learning Materials: Check out Real Python Podcast Episode #30 and this Office Hours recording with Python 3.9 tips and a panel discussion with members of the Real Python Team.
Congratulations, you made it to the end of the course! What’s your #1 takeaway or favorite thing you learned? How are you going to put your newfound skills to use? Leave a comment in the discussion section and let us know.
patientwriter on Oct. 15, 2020