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Pros of 8x8
Pros of Python
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    • 1.2K
      Great libraries
    • 961
      Readable code
    • 846
      Beautiful code
    • 787
      Rapid development
    • 689
      Large community
    • 435
      Open source
    • 393
      Elegant
    • 282
      Great community
    • 272
      Object oriented
    • 220
      Dynamic typing
    • 77
      Great standard library
    • 59
      Very fast
    • 55
      Functional programming
    • 49
      Easy to learn
    • 45
      Scientific computing
    • 35
      Great documentation
    • 29
      Productivity
    • 28
      Easy to read
    • 28
      Matlab alternative
    • 23
      Simple is better than complex
    • 20
      It's the way I think
    • 19
      Imperative
    • 18
      Very programmer and non-programmer friendly
    • 18
      Free
    • 17
      Machine learning support
    • 17
      Powerfull language
    • 16
      Fast and simple
    • 14
      Scripting
    • 12
      Explicit is better than implicit
    • 11
      Ease of development
    • 10
      Clear and easy and powerfull
    • 9
      Unlimited power
    • 8
      Import antigravity
    • 8
      It's lean and fun to code
    • 7
      Python has great libraries for data processing
    • 7
      Print "life is short, use python"
    • 6
      Although practicality beats purity
    • 6
      Readability counts
    • 6
      Rapid Prototyping
    • 6
      Fast coding and good for competitions
    • 6
      There should be one-- and preferably only one --obvious
    • 6
      Now is better than never
    • 6
      High Documented language
    • 6
      I love snakes
    • 6
      Flat is better than nested
    • 6
      Great for tooling
    • 5
      Lists, tuples, dictionaries
    • 5
      Great for analytics
    • 4
      Beautiful is better than ugly
    • 4
      Multiple Inheritence
    • 4
      Socially engaged community
    • 4
      CG industry needs
    • 4
      Easy to learn and use
    • 4
      Simple and easy to learn
    • 4
      Easy to setup and run smooth
    • 4
      Complex is better than complicated
    • 4
      Web scraping
    • 4
      Plotting
    • 3
      No cruft
    • 3
      It is Very easy , simple and will you be love programmi
    • 3
      Many types of collections
    • 3
      If the implementation is easy to explain, it may be a g
    • 3
      If the implementation is hard to explain, it's a bad id
    • 3
      Special cases aren't special enough to break the rules
    • 3
      Pip install everything
    • 3
      List comprehensions
    • 3
      Generators
    • 3
      Import this
    • 2
      Good for hacking
    • 2
      Flexible and easy
    • 2
      Batteries included
    • 2
      Can understand easily who are new to programming
    • 2
      Powerful language for AI
    • 2
      Should START with this but not STICK with This
    • 2
      A-to-Z
    • 2
      Because of Netflix
    • 2
      Only one way to do it
    • 2
      Better outcome
    • 1
      Automation friendly
    • 1
      Securit
    • 1
      Slow
    • 1
      Sexy af
    • 1
      Procedural programming
    • 0
      Powerful
    • 0
      Ni

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    Cons of 8x8
    Cons of Python
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      • 53
        Still divided between python 2 and python 3
      • 28
        Performance impact
      • 26
        Poor syntax for anonymous functions
      • 22
        GIL
      • 19
        Package management is a mess
      • 14
        Too imperative-oriented
      • 12
        Hard to understand
      • 12
        Dynamic typing
      • 12
        Very slow
      • 8
        Indentations matter a lot
      • 8
        Not everything is expression
      • 7
        Incredibly slow
      • 7
        Explicit self parameter in methods
      • 6
        Requires C functions for dynamic modules
      • 6
        Poor DSL capabilities
      • 6
        No anonymous functions
      • 5
        Fake object-oriented programming
      • 5
        Threading
      • 5
        The "lisp style" whitespaces
      • 5
        Official documentation is unclear.
      • 5
        Hard to obfuscate
      • 5
        Circular import
      • 4
        Lack of Syntax Sugar leads to "the pyramid of doom"
      • 4
        The benevolent-dictator-for-life quit
      • 4
        Not suitable for autocomplete
      • 2
        Meta classes
      • 1
        Training wheels (forced indentation)

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      What is 8x8?

      Create a better customer experience with SMS, Chat Apps, Video Interaction & Voice. It’s integrated communications platform as a service (CPaaS) streamlines multiple communications channels into a single dashboard.

      What is Python?

      Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

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