C vs. R vs. Clojure



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Description

What is C?

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.

What is Clojure?

Clojure is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Clojure is a dialect of Lisp, and shares with Lisp the code-as-data philosophy and a powerful macro system.

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Pros

Why do developers choose C?
Why do you like C?

Why do developers choose R?
Why do you like R?

Why do developers choose Clojure?
Why do you like Clojure?

Cons

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

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

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

Companies

What companies use C?
75 companies on StackShare use C
What companies use R?
158 companies on StackShare use R
What companies use Clojure?
112 companies on StackShare use Clojure

Integrations

What tools integrate with C?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with C
What tools integrate with R?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with R
What tools integrate with Clojure?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure

What are some alternatives to C, R, and Clojure?

  • 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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