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A simple, decentralized dependency manager for Cocoa
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What is Carthage?

It exclusively uses dynamic frameworks instead of static libraries. It's a ruthlessly simple dependency manager for macOS and iOS, created by a group of developers from Github.
Carthage is a tool in the Dependency Management category of a tech stack.
Carthage is an open source tool with 14.9K GitHub stars and 1.6K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Carthage's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Carthage?

23 companies reportedly use Carthage in their tech stacks, including Glovo, Zendesk, and Biting Bit.

28 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Carthage.

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Carthage Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Carthage?
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It provides a consistent environment for Ruby projects by tracking and installing the exact gems and versions that are needed. It is an exit from dependency hell, and ensures that the gems you need are present in development, staging, and production.
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Carthage's Followers
25 developers follow Carthage to keep up with related blogs and decisions.