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Description

What is Android Studio?

Android Studio is a new Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA. It provides new features and improvements over Eclipse ADT and will be the official Android IDE once it's ready.

What is Xcode?

The Xcode IDE is at the center of the Apple development experience. Tightly integrated with the Cocoa and Cocoa Touch frameworks, Xcode is an incredibly productive environment for building amazing apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

What is PhpStorm?

PhpStorm is a PHP IDE which keeps up with latest PHP & web languages trends, integrates a variety of modern tools, and brings even more extensibility with support for major PHP frameworks.

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    Integrations

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    What tools integrate with PhpStorm?
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    What are some alternatives to Android Studio, Xcode, and PhpStorm?

    • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
    • Visual Studio - State-of-the-art tools and services that you can use to create great apps for devices, the cloud, and everything in between.
    • WebStorm - The smartest JavaScript IDE
    • PyCharm - The Most Intelligent Python IDE

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    Latest News

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    Getting PhpStorm ready for XDebug 2.6


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