- It’s platform independent. You can program anywhere that has a text editor, you can program in the cloud with some nice IDEs, you can program on an iPad or any other tablet, if your eyes are up to it you can program on a phone.
- Semi-colons, braces and brackets all over the place.
- Python is just simpler – but that has to be balanced against what you achieve with it.
- If you want to be a programmer, Python is a good building block to other languages. Which is why it’s taught in first year university. But most kids wont end up being professional programmers and if they do head that way they’ll end up knowing both, and more.