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What is io.js?

io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem.
io.js is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.

Who uses io.js?

Companies
7 companies reportedly use io.js in their tech stacks, including Five, XT, and Rainmaker Labs Malaysia.

Developers
52 developers on StackShare have stated that they use io.js.

io.js Integrations

Pros of io.js
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Compatible with NPM
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JavaScript
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io.js Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to io.js?
Socket.IO
It enables real-time bidirectional event-based communication. It works on every platform, browser or device, focusing equally on reliability and speed.
AngularJS
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
Node.js
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
Django
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
ASP.NET
.NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
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io.js's Followers
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