PHP vs. Objective-C vs. COBOL

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Description

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is Objective-C?

Objective-C is a superset of the C programming language and provides object-oriented capabilities and a dynamic runtime. Objective-C inherits the syntax, primitive types, and flow control statements of C and adds syntax for defining classes and methods. It also adds language-level support for object graph management and object literals while providing dynamic typing and binding, deferring many responsibilities until runtime.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose PHP?
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    Why do developers choose Objective-C?
    Why do you like Objective-C?

    Why do developers choose COBOL?
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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Objective-C?
    No Cons submitted yet for Objective-C
    Downsides of Objective-C?

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

    What companies use PHP?
    8158 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Objective-C?
    770 companies on StackShare use Objective-C
    What companies use COBOL?
    2 companies on StackShare use COBOL

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Objective-C?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with Objective-C
    What tools integrate with COBOL?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL

    What are some alternatives to PHP, Objective-C, and COBOL?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • 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.
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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