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Description

What is C#?

C# (pronounced "See Sharp") is a simple, modern, object-oriented, and type-safe programming language. C# has its roots in the C family of languages and will be immediately familiar to C, C++, Java, and JavaScript programmers.

What is Markdown?

Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML.

What is COBOL?

COBOL was one of the first programming languages to be standardised: the first COBOL standard was issued by ANSI in 1968. COBOL is primarily used in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using C#?
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    What are the cons of using COBOL?
    No Cons submitted yet for COBOL
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    Companies

    What companies use C#?
    567 companies on StackShare use C#
    What companies use Markdown?
    624 companies on StackShare use Markdown
    What companies use COBOL?
    2 companies on StackShare use COBOL

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with C#?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with C#
    What tools integrate with Markdown?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
    What tools integrate with COBOL?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL

    What are some alternatives to C#, Markdown, and COBOL?

    • 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
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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