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Scala vs. Python vs. C++

Scala Python C++
Scala Python ANSI/ISO C++
Preference 39% votes 36% votes 25% votes
Website www.​scala-lang.​org www.​python.​org www.​open-std.​org/​jtc1/​sc22/​wg21/​
License ?
Unicode Yes Yes Yes
Script language ? ? No
Interpreter Yes Yes Yes
Description Scala is a programming language. It is both object-oriented (think inheritance, methods, ...) and functional (think closures). It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with Java. Python is both object-oriented and functional. It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with C/C++. Multi-paradigm native compiled language
Tag OOP, Functional, Multi-paradigm OOP, Multi-paradigm Multi-paradigm, Object Oriented, procedural, Meta, Closure
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes Conditional
Image processing engin from java Pillow from c
Operating system
Programming language
Multilingual content Yes Conditional Conditional
Transactions Conditional ? ?
Multiple projects Yes Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes ?
Map and reduce Yes Yes ?
Revision control Yes Yes ?
Atomicity Yes Conditional ?
Horizontal scalable Yes Yes Yes
Template language ?
Target audience
Full text search Yes Yes Yes
Scaffolding Yes Yes ?
Design pattern ? ?
Difficulty level
Version number 2.11.7 3.4.3 C++14
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes No Yes
Release Date 2003 December 1989 1983
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★
E-Mail protocols ?
Multi tasking Yes Yes Yes
RESTful Yes Yes Conditional
Code Generation Yes Yes Conditional
Dynamic typing Yes Yes Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes Yes
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes Yes
Supported VCS ? ?
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes Yes
Creation Date 2003 December 1989 1983
Community Driven Good Good Good
HTML syntax Yes Yes No
WSDL Yes Yes No
REPL Yes Yes No
Reliability ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
Data encryption Conditional Yes ?
Custom queries Good ? ?
File Assets Yes ? ?
API Good Good Excellent
Compiled language Yes No Yes
XML Aware Good Basic ?
Embeddable Yes Yes Yes
Open Architecture Yes Yes ?
Cloud platform support ?
Compiler Yes Yes Yes
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
Implementation flexibility 23% votes 43% votes 33% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality 13% votes 54% votes 33% votes
Control structures Yes Yes Yes
Annotation Support Yes Yes ?
Realtime Yes Yes Yes
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★★ ★★★☆☆
Free for commercial use Yes Yes Yes
Duck typing Yes Yes Yes
Useless No No No
Easy of Use Yes Yes Yes
Latest Standard 5ᵗʰ March 2015 17ᵗʰ March 1982 18ᵗʰ August 2014
JVM Yes Yes No
CLR No Yes Yes
Open Source Yes Yes Yes
Source Repository ? ?
Nested Comments Yes Yes Yes
Type inference Yes Yes Yes
Websocket Support Yes Yes Yes
Maven support Yes ? Yes
Events Support Yes Yes Yes
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes Yes
Language Integrated Query Yes ? Yes
Properties Yes Yes Yes
Partial Classes Yes Yes Yes
Unsafe code support Yes Yes Yes
Value types creation Yes ? Yes
Value type variables passing as reference Yes ? Yes
Safe casting Yes Yes Yes
Runtime Generic Support Yes Yes Yes
Runtime dynamic types Yes Yes Yes
Closures Yes Yes Yes
Delegates Yes Yes Yes
iOS Development Support Yes Yes Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async Yes Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Database migrations Yes Yes ?
I like it Yes Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes Yes Yes
Static Typing Yes Yes Yes
Autocomplete Code Yes Yes Yes
Dependency Injection Yes ? ?
Symbols Yes No Yes
Makes you angry No No Yes
Easy to Learn No Yes No
Extensibility Yes Yes Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes ?
Macro System Yes Yes Yes
Higher Kinded Types Yes Yes Yes
Pattern Matching Yes Yes Yes
Compiler Plugin Architecture Yes ? No
ORM Join Support Yes Yes ?
Object Oriented Models Yes Yes ?
Mobile ready Yes Yes Yes
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes Yes
Easy Setup Yes Yes Yes
Jquery Yes ? ?
jQuery Support Yes Yes ?
Optional Static Type Yes Yes ?
Vertically Scalable Yes Yes ?
Android App Yes Yes ?
Full-Stack Yes No Yes
Internationalization Yes Yes Yes
Heroku Support Yes Yes ?
Framework specific vocabulary Yes Yes ?
Easy to Config Yes Yes Yes
JIT Compiler Yes Yes No
Self Server Yes Yes ?
Will get you a job Yes Yes Yes
Scalability Yes Yes ?
Ability to link to external programs and systems Yes Yes Yes
Official IDE Support Yes Yes ?
Use components elsewhere? Yes ? ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes ?
Concurrency Yes Yes ?
Enterprise Yes Yes ?
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Aburrido? Yes ? ?
Android Development Support Yes Yes Yes
MVC Yes Yes ?
WillGetYouLaid Yes Yes ?
Average Salary 120 000 ? ?
Developed for Human Yes Yes No
javascript compiler Yes Yes ?
Manual Memory Management No No ?
Garbage Collection Yes Yes ?
Increase Stress Levels No No No
Inheritance Yes Yes Yes
C++ power No Yes Yes
High peformance Yes Yes Yes
Will get you a girlfriend No Yes Yes
Make life easier Yes Yes ?
Can be developed from linux Yes Yes Yes
Funny Yes ? ?
Command-line console Yes Yes ?
Something against jews? No ? ?
Is it Lisp? Yes No ?
template metaprogramming No ? ?
Was it worth reading till end? No ? ?
Did Microsoft declare it "the standard"? No No ?
Yes or No? Yes Yes ?
Multi-user system ? Yes Yes
WYSIWYG-Editor ? Yes ?
Isolation ? Yes ?
Adobe Flash Support ? Yes ?
Active Directory ? Yes ?
LDAP ? Yes ?
Data Security ? Yes ?
Copy, Cut and Paste Support ? Yes Yes
360° Camera ? Yes ?
IntelliSense ? No ?
Cloud-enabled ? Yes ?
Clone Test ? Yes ?
Supported from Google ? Yes Yes
Supports custom tags ? Yes ?
User-friendly ? Yes ?
Component Oriented ? No ?
Can you modify it freely to make it better ? Yes ?
Is reliable and secure ? Yes ?
Supported by Microsoft ? Yes Yes
420 Friendly? ? Yes ?
Does your mom understand it ? No No
Doesn't Suck ? Yes No
Do I Like it ? Yes ?
Makes your dick fall? ? No ?
Influenced ? ?
¿Es una Cagada? ? No ?
Can teleport an unicorn in your room ? No ?
Makes you insane ? No ?
:( ? No ?
Can be used to invoke demons ? Yes ?
The Cow likes it ? Yes ?
Hello World! ? Yes ?
Can it print 39? ? Yes ?
Who the fuck cares? ? Yes ?
Best language ever? ? No ?
Does it poop in your fridge? ? No ?
Makes you a racist? ? Yes ?
can understand parseltongue? ? Yes ?
Is Force sensitive? ? Yes ?
Kraft Dinner ? No ?
Got some property? ? No ?
Drive a Maserati? ? Yes ?
Audio Out ? ? Yes
Air play support ? ? No
Method signatures passing as parameter ? ? Yes
Creates a slew of inefficient Javascript ? ? No
Tasks ? ? No
Actual chances of getting laid regardless ? ? Yes
Random Comparison ? ? No
This site is useless ? ? Yes
Actually works ? ? Yes
has pointers ? ? Yes
Cucumber ? ? Yes
will it save you from aids ? ? Yes
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