What is Python?
Python is a computer programming language that lets you work more quickly than other programming languages. Python is a powerful object-oriented programming language developed by Guido van Rossum. Python is easy to learn. Python is a interpreted, interactive and high-level programming language.The Python interpreter is easily extended with new functions and data types implemented in C or C++ (or other languages callable from C). Python is also suitable as an extension language for customizable applications.
History of Python
Python was conceived in the late 1980s and its implementation was started in December 1989 by Guido van Rossum at CWI in the Netherlands.
- Python 2.0 released on 16 October 2000
- Python 3.0 released on 3 December 2008
Python helps to create:
- Desktop Apps
- Mobile Apps
- Web Apps
Reasons to Choose Python as First Language:
- Simple Elegant Syntax
- Not overly strict
- Expressiveness of the language
- Great Community and Support