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Python 3.5: async and await

What’s New in Python 3.5 (via Hacker News):

[PEP 492] added dedicated syntax for declaring coroutines, await expressions, new asynchronous async for and async with statements.


Async and await is the best thing for computer science to come out of Microsoft for years, and I enjoy the wind sweeping through the wheat field spreading its seeds far beyond Microsoft's own efforts to sow it in everything it controls (C++, TypeScript).

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