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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 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 Haskell?

Pros

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

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

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

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use Python?
    2353 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use R?
    107 companies on StackShare use R
    What companies use Haskell?
    31 companies on StackShare use Haskell

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Python?
    82 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with R?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with R
    What tools integrate with Haskell?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Haskell

    What are some alternatives to Python, R, and Haskell?

    • 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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