Cocoa (OS X) vs. Trailblazer vs. Atmosphere

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Description

What is Cocoa (OS X)?

Much of Cocoa is implemented in Objective-C, an object-oriented language that is compiled to run at incredible speed, yet employs a truly dynamic runtime making it uniquely flexible. Because Objective-C is a superset of C, it is easy to mix C and even C++ into your Cocoa applications.

What is Trailblazer?

Trailblazer is a thin layer on top of Rails. It gently enforces encapsulation, an intuitive code structure and gives you an object-oriented architecture. In a nutshell: Trailblazer makes you write logicless models that purely act as data objects, don't contain callbacks, nested attributes, validations or domain logic. It removes bulky controllers and strong_parameters by supplying additional layers to hold that code and completely replaces helpers.

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.

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What are the cons of using Cocoa (OS X)?
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What are the cons of using Atmosphere?
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Pricing

How much does Cocoa (OS X) cost?
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Companies

What companies use Cocoa (OS X)?
5 companies on StackShare use Cocoa (OS X)
What companies use Trailblazer?
2 companies on StackShare use Trailblazer
What companies use Atmosphere?
1 companies on StackShare use Atmosphere

Integrations

What tools integrate with Cocoa (OS X)?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Cocoa (OS X)
What tools integrate with Trailblazer?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Trailblazer
What tools integrate with Atmosphere?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Atmosphere

What are some alternatives to Cocoa (OS X), Trailblazer, and Atmosphere?

  • 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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