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Actionscript 3.0 vs. Python

Actionscript 3.0 Python + Add column
Preference 75% votes 25% votes
Website www.​adobe.​com/​devnet/​actionscript.​html www.​python.​org
Unicode Yes Yes
Script language No Yes
Interpreter No Yes
Description First introduced in Flash Player 9, ActionScript 3 is an object-oriented programming (OOP) language based on ECMAScript. It is compiled and run inside the Adobe Flash Player runtime. Python is both object-oriented and functional. It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with C/C++.
Tag OOP, ECMAScript, Apache, Flash, Flex, FDT, MXML, Multi-paradigm, Image Processing , Game SDK OOP, Multi-paradigm
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
Operating system
Programming language
Multilingual content Yes Conditional
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes ?
Target audience
Difficulty level
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes Yes
Release Date 11ᵗʰ June 2008 December 1989
3D Screen Yes ?
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★★
RESTful Yes ?
Code Generation Conditional Yes
Dynamic typing Yes Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes
Scripting language support
Free to use Conditional Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Community Driven Good Good
WSDL Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Compiled language Yes Yes
Compiler Yes No
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Implementation flexibility (0% global votes) (45% global votes)
Out-of-the-box functionality (0% global votes) (42% global votes)
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Duck typing Yes Yes
ORM Yes ?
JVM No Yes
Open Source No Yes
Nested Comments Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★☆☆ ★★★☆☆
Easy to Learn No Yes
Horizontal scalable ? Yes
Version number ? 3.4.0
Influences ?
Backend ?
Active ? Yes
HTML syntax ? Yes
API ? Excellent
Embeddable ? Yes
Open Architecture ? Yes
Realtime ? No
Community feedback ? ★★★★☆
Free for commercial use ? Yes
Easy of Use ? Yes
CLR ? Yes
Type inference ? No
Events Support ? Yes
Lambda Expressions ? Yes
Properties ? Yes
Partial Classes ? Yes
Unsafe code support ? Yes
Safe casting ? Yes
Runtime dynamic types ? Yes
Closures ? Yes
iOS Development Support ? Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async ? Yes
I like it ? Yes
Debug Mode ? Yes
Static Typing ? No
Symbols ? No
Makes you angry ? No
Creates a slew of inefficient Javascript ? No
Extensibility ? Yes
Unit Testing ? Yes
Ajax ? Yes
Macro System ? No
Higher Kinded Types ? Yes
Pattern Matching ? Yes
Operating system server ?
Package Manager ? Yes
Easy Setup ? Yes
Jquery ? Yes
Vertically Scalable ? Yes
Used By Well-known Companies ? Yes
Awesomeness ? Yes
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