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re: Hey Ruth, First-of-all, Twitter is written IN Python. Python is still going strong, no doubt about it. It is one of the most used languages in AI, ...
 

First-of-all, Twitter is written IN Python.

Well, that's a bit of an overstatement. Twitter was notably started as a Rails app. Then they started introducing the JVM and Scala.

They use a lot of languages and stacks (included Python) but saying that Twitter is written in Python is a bit of an overstatement I think

Their open source contributions are mostly Java and Scala too.

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