A big update to the beloved Python web framework known as Django was released recently: Django 1.9. This release contains a long list of improvements for everything from the graphical styling of the admin to the ability to run your test suite in parallel.
Our favorite improvements to the framework were, of course, all about our favorite database: Postgres. Here are some of the highlights from the official release notes (highly recommended reading).
Django's fantastic built-in Postgres database back-end received a nice name change. Previously known as
django.db.backends.postgresql_psycopg2, the back-end will now be officially available as the much easier...