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  1. Senaste Tweets från Tom Christie (@_tomchristie): "Another positive habit: Getting back into the Uke. Have that satisfying calloused feeling again now, like the fingertips on my left hand have been dropped in wax and dried.

    Starlette is a web framework developed by the author of Django REST Framework (DRF), Tom Christie. DRF is such a solid project. Sharing the same creator bolstered my confidence that Starlette will be a well designed piece of software.
  2. Redis is an open source in-memory data structure project implementing a distributed, in-memory key-value database with optional durability.

    An alternative to Celery is RQ, but it has similar problems and requires running Redis along with a separate worker process.
  3. Gunicorn is a Python WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX.

    Instead of a synchronous web server like Gunicorn or uWSGI, an asynchronous web server is required. I selected Uvicorn, a web server similar to Gunicorn that uses uvloop to handle the asynchronous event loop.