Rails vs. Android SDK vs. Cocoa Touch (iOS)



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Description

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

What is Android SDK?

Android provides a rich application framework that allows you to build innovative apps and games for mobile devices in a Java language environment.

What is Cocoa Touch (iOS)?

The Cocoa Touch layer contains key frameworks for building iOS apps. These frameworks define the appearance of your app. They also provide the basic app infrastructure and support for key technologies such as multitasking, touch-based input, push notifications, and many high-level system services.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

Why do developers choose Android SDK?
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Why do developers choose Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
Why do you like Cocoa Touch (iOS)?

Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
Downsides of Rails?

What are the cons of using Android SDK?
No Cons submitted yet for Android SDK
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What are the cons of using Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
No Cons submitted yet for Cocoa Touch (iOS)
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2668 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Android SDK?
1292 companies on StackShare use Android SDK
What companies use Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
40 companies on StackShare use Cocoa Touch (iOS)

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Android SDK?
33 tools on StackShare integrate with Android SDK
What tools integrate with Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
20 tools on StackShare integrate with Cocoa Touch (iOS)

What are some alternatives to Rails, Android SDK, and Cocoa Touch (iOS)?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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