Tom Radcliffe has over 20 years experience in software development and management in both academia and industry. He is a professional engineer (PEO and APEGBC) and holds a PhD in physics from Queen's University at Kingston. Tom brings a passion for quantitative, data-driven processes to ActiveState.

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These two are similar in some ways but are worlds apart in their approach to solving problems.
Open data brain

Both the Python and R languages have developed robust ecosystems of open source tools and libraries...
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A contribution-based network helps keep Perl fresh and relevant.
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The pros and cons of each, and why you should consider Python for embedded programming.