Ruby vs. HTML5 vs. COBOL



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Description

What is Ruby?

Ruby is a language of careful balance. Its creator, Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, blended parts of his favorite languages (Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel, Ada, and Lisp) to form a new language that balanced functional programming with imperative programming.

What is HTML5?

HTML5 is a core technology markup language of the Internet used for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide Web. As of October 2014 this is the final and complete fifth revision of the HTML standard of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The previous version, HTML 4, was standardised in 1997.

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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Pros

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Why do developers choose COBOL?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Ruby?
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Companies

What companies use Ruby?
2945 companies on StackShare use Ruby
What companies use HTML5?
3896 companies on StackShare use HTML5
What companies use COBOL?
6 companies on StackShare use COBOL

Integrations

What tools integrate with Ruby?
73 tools on StackShare integrate with Ruby
What tools integrate with HTML5?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with HTML5
What tools integrate with COBOL?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL

What are some alternatives to Ruby, HTML5, 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
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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