A logic programming language.

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Why is Prolog good for AI programming? [closed]

I am researching programming languages used for AI programming. I know that LISP is taught as an AI programming language in my university, but Prolog rarely is. I am kind of fond of Prolog, but I'm ...
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Recent programming language for AI? [closed]

For a few decades the programming language of choice for AI was either Prolog or LISP, and a few more others that are not so well known. Most of them were designed before the 70's. Changes happens a ...
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Is Prolog professionally useful?

I learned Prolog many years ago in University. During my professional life, I have never needed to use Prolog. Have I missed something special? As far as I remember Prolog requires completely ...
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Why (not) logic programming?

I have not yet heard about any uses of a logical programming language (such as Prolog) in the software industry, nor do I know of usage of it in hobby programming or open source projects. It (Prolog) ...