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See the trends in computer language. Right now plain C enjoys the first position, with Java and C++ slowly going down and Objective-C going up. (Visual) Basic remains steady at position 6. Don't confuse it with VB.NET, which is located at position 15. But VB.NET has an increasing audience also.