R vs. Groovy vs. Common Lisp



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Description

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 Groovy?

Groovy builds upon the strengths of Java but has additional power features inspired by languages like Python, Ruby and Smalltalk. It makes modern programming features available to Java developers with almost-zero learning curve.

What is Common Lisp?

Lisp was originally created as a practical mathematical notation for computer programs, influenced by the notation of Alonzo Church's lambda calculus. It quickly became the favored programming language for artificial intelligence (AI) research. As one of the earliest programming languages, Lisp pioneered many ideas in computer science, including tree data structures, automatic storage management, dynamic typing, conditionals, higher-order functions, recursion, and the self-hosting compiler. [source: wikipedia]

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Pros

Why do developers choose R?
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Why do developers choose Groovy?
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Why do developers choose Common Lisp?
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Cons

What are the cons of using R?
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What are the cons of using Common Lisp?
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Companies

What companies use R?
156 companies on StackShare use R
What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy
What companies use Common Lisp?
4 companies on StackShare use Common Lisp

Integrations

What tools integrate with R?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with R
What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy
What tools integrate with Common Lisp?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Common Lisp

What are some alternatives to R, Groovy, and Common Lisp?

  • 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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