Google open sources Python-on-Go transcompiler Grumpy - built to supercharge YouTube

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Grumpy transcompiles Python into Go for better performance from concurrent workloads

Internet behemoth Google has open sourced Grumpy, the Python runtime environment for Go, which was developed by the company in a bid to improve the performance of YouTube, Google's popular video pu...

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