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PHP vs Ruby and the Python Phenom

May 16th, 2013 Leave a comment 2 comments
PHP vs Ruby and the Python Phenom

Both Ruby and PHP have been around since 1995, but the “newcomer” Python is actually older, first appearing in 1991. Since their introduction, the three development languages have taken very different journeys to the present, now finally coming to the scene as co-equals. Much of the argument over language is centered on PHP vs. Ruby and how these two stack up against one another. Each has advantages and disadvantages, but now with the re-emergence of Python as a popular choice (thanks mainly to Google), the head-to-head battle has become a trifecta. History and Purposes In any good discussion of… View full post »