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Description

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.

What is Java?

Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!

Pros

Why do developers choose JavaScript?
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    Why do developers choose Python?
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    Why do developers choose Java?
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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Python?
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    What are the cons of using Java?
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    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4200 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use Python?
    2357 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use Java?
    2124 companies on StackShare use Java

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    76 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    What tools integrate with Python?
    82 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with Java?
    65 tools on StackShare integrate with Java

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

    • 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
    • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity
    • ES6 - The next version of JavaScript

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