Python Programming, History, Uses & Benefits

Introduction : Python is a high level, powerful , interpreted and object oriented programming language, it developed by Guido van Rossum in 1980. First time it released in 1991. Readability and implementation of python programming is very easy. Like Rupy and perl language, Python is considered a scripting computer language. Python is easy to learn and understand. Python is widely used in computer desktop applications, games, software development, web applications and web development.

 

Short History of Python

Python Programming language is developed by Guido van Rossum in 1980. Guido van Rossum started application base work in 1989. Python initially released in 1991 and its main purpose is code readability. After that in 2000, Python 2.0 released. This version of python had a full garbage collector, comprehensions, and it supported Unicode. In december 2008, Python 3.0 released, this version is not backward-compatible. The purpose of releasing python three is fixing problems that exists in python 2.x, after these changes python 3.x is not compatible with python 2.x. Python 3.x supports machine learning and Artificial intelligence.

 

 

What is Python Used For?

I think so, Now a days, Python is in every technology. Some of the few uses of python you can see below

 

1) Python in Desktop Applications

Python programming language is used all the time in Desktop applications. Tkinter, Flexx, Dabo and kivy are the best GUI platforms for Python.

 

2) Python in Web development

Python are very best to create a website or web applications. Django, Gunicorn and flask are best & popular frameworks to build web applications with python.

 

3) Python in machine learning

Python is one of the top best language to use in data science and machine learning. TensorFlow, CNTK, Thean and PyTorch are best python libraries for machine learning. Google, youtube and uber are best examples of machine learning

 

4) Python in fintech

Python are used in financial technologies. Figo, Zopa and RobinHood are best and successful fintech python apps .

 

5) Python in Mobile apps

You can build mobile applications too using python programming language. kivey is best framework for this purpose. Uber is a best example.

 

6) Python in Education Technology

Now python is using in edtech(Education Technologies). Python is used to developing communication tools between students and teachers. StudyBee learning management system is best example of it.

 

Advantages/pros of Python Programming

There are many pros or benefits are python programming. A few of them you can see below

 

1) Integration in Operating Systems

Integration of Python is very easy in all operating systems like Linux, Mac OS or window. It doesn’t matter which platform you are using.

 

2) Readability

One of the reason to making python successful is its readability. Python is very easy to read and understand.

 

3) Secure

Python is a secure and save programming language that’s the reason, python is using in financial technologies now a days.

 

4) Support Available

Python is included in top 5 popular programming language, A large community of developers are working with Python. That’s why you can get support easily to solve problems in Python programs.

 

5) Productivity

There many python development libraries, packages and tools that makes Python to more productive.

 

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