Groovy vs. JavaScript vs. Python



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Description

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 JavaScript?

JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.

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.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy
What companies use JavaScript?
5791 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
What companies use Python?
3153 companies on StackShare use Python

Integrations

What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy
What tools integrate with JavaScript?
75 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
What tools integrate with Python?
83 tools on StackShare integrate with Python

What are some alternatives to Groovy, JavaScript, and Python?

  • 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
  • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity

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