Python vs. Swift vs. Arc



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What is Python?

Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

What is Swift?

Writing code is interactive and fun, the syntax is concise yet expressive, and apps run lightning-fast. Swift is ready for your next iOS and OS X project — or for addition into your current app — because Swift code works side-by-side with Objective-C.

What is Arc?

Arc is designed for exploratory programming: the kind where you decide what to write by writing it. A good medium for exploratory programming is one that makes programs brief and malleable, so that's what we've aimed for. This is a medium for sketching software.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
Why do you like Python?

Why do developers choose Swift?
Why do you like Swift?

Why do developers choose Arc?
Why do you like Arc?

Cons

What are the cons of using Python?
Downsides of Python?

What are the cons of using Swift?
Downsides of Swift?

What are the cons of using Arc?
No Cons submitted yet for Arc
Downsides of Arc?

Companies

What companies use Python?
3215 companies on StackShare use Python
What companies use Swift?
1091 companies on StackShare use Swift
What companies use Arc?
8 companies on StackShare use Arc

Integrations

What tools integrate with Python?
85 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
What tools integrate with Swift?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
What tools integrate with Arc?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Arc

What are some alternatives to Python, Swift, and Arc?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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