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Description

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 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 R?

R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible.

Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
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    Why do developers choose R?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Python?
    What are the cons of using C#?
    No Cons submitted yet for C#
    What are the cons of using R?

    Companies

    What companies use Python?
    2308 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use C#?
    555 companies on StackShare use C#
    What companies use R?
    105 companies on StackShare use R

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Python?
    80 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with C#?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with C#
    What tools integrate with R?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with R

    What are some alternatives to Python, C#, and R?

    • 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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