Play vs. Atmosphere vs. Cocoa Touch (iOS)

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Description

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.

What is Atmosphere?

The Atmosphere Framework contains client and server side components for building Asynchronous Web Applications. The majority of popular frameworks are either supporting Atmosphere or supported natively by the framework. The Atmosphere Framework supports all major Browsers and Servers.

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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    Why do developers choose Atmosphere?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
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    What are the cons of using Atmosphere?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Atmosphere?
    2 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere
    What companies use Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
    28 companies on StackShare use Cocoa Touch (iOS)

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere
    What tools integrate with Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
    20 tools on StackShare integrate with Cocoa Touch (iOS)

    What are some alternatives to Play, Atmosphere, and Cocoa Touch (iOS)?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
    • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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