Python is a dynamic object-oriented programming language, which may be used for many different kinds of software development. The code offers strong support for integration with other languages and tools.  It comes with extensive standard libraries and amazingly, it can be learned in a short period of time.

Lots of Python programmers have reported a substantial productivity gain and they feel the language encourages the development of higher quality and more maintainable code.

Python runs on numerous platforms; Windows, Linux/Unix, Mac OS X, OS/2, Amiga, Palm Handhelds, and Nokia mobile phones. The Python language has also been ported to the Java and .NET virtual machines.

Latest Python Update Fixes Heartbleed Vunerability

It is distributed under an OSI-approved open source license that makes it free to use, even for commercial products.

In this version of Python (3.4.1) There have been over three hundred bug fixes and other improvements over 3.4.0. One can argue the most notable change in this update is; the version of OpenSSL bundled with the Windows installer no longer has the “HeartBleed” vulnerability.

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