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Description

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 .NET?

.NET is a general purpose development platform. With .NET, you can use multiple languages, editors, and libraries to build native applications for web, mobile, desktop, gaming, and IoT for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and more.

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

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    Cons

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    Companies

    What companies use Android SDK?
    942 companies on StackShare use Android SDK
    What companies use .NET?
    1530 companies on StackShare use .NET
    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Android SDK?
    33 tools on StackShare integrate with Android SDK
    What tools integrate with .NET?
    31 tools on StackShare integrate with .NET
    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play

    What are some alternatives to Android SDK, .NET, and Play?

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    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
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    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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