Seminar Wrapup

Will one of these languages become the next big thing?

How is their performance?

Fractal benchmarks:
looping, function call and matrix math benchmarks

floating point math benchmarks

Web frameworks benchmarks ruby on rails vs others

python and Java compared:

The Cathedral & the Bazaar,M1

Author's view of python back a few years ago:

A ruby on rails fan predicts it won't take over

And now lets look around at that:
web hosting with python/ruby/php available.
more web hosting - ruby but not python
and now python not ruby

but most of the low cost providers provide neither.