Recent Patents on Programming Languages

Author(s): Abbas Pourzaki, Hossein Mirzaee

Journal Name: Recent Patents on Computer Science (Discontinued)

Volume 1 , Issue 2 , 2008


Programming languages are the way for a person to express a mental plan to understanding by a computer. In this paper, recent patents and novelties on programming languages are described and discussed. First section of this literature includes histories, relation with hardware enhancement of computer languages. Then, various subject categories of programming languages such as functional, object oriented, scripting, concurrent, procedural, applicative, visual and dataflow introduced, completely. Generation classes are also discussed from first generation to fifth generation languages. Finally, current and future of recent patents on programming languages and their characteristics will be discussed.

Keywords: Assembly, functional, procedural, generation, object-oriented, query, visual, data flow, scripting

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Year: 2008
Page: [124 - 149]
Pages: 26
DOI: 10.2174/2213275910801020124
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