S is an actively used programming language created in 1976. S is a statistical programming language developed primarily by John Chambers and (in earlier versions) Rick Becker and Allan Wilks of Bell Laboratories. The aim of the language, as expressed by John Chambers, is "to turn ideas into software, quickly and faithfully". The modern implementations of S is R, a part of the GNU free software project. Read more on Wikipedia...
- S ranks in the top 5% of languages
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- S first appeared in 1976
- See also: r, s-plus, c, apl, polymorphic-programming-language, fortran, unix, postscript
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Last updated February 18th, 2020