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Description

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.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
  • Why do you like Python?

    Why do developers choose Rust?
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    Why do developers choose Groovy?
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    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using Groovy?
    No Cons submitted yet for Groovy
    Downsides of Groovy?

    Companies

    What companies use Python?
    2367 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use Rust?
    26 companies on StackShare use Rust
    What companies use Groovy?
    70 companies on StackShare use Groovy

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Python?
    83 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with Rust?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust
    What tools integrate with Groovy?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy

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

    • 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
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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