Backbone.js vs KnockoutJS: What are the differences?
Backbone.js and KnockoutJS are both open source tools. It seems that Backbone.js with 27.5K GitHub stars and 5.7K forks on GitHub has more adoption than KnockoutJS with 9.54K GitHub stars and 1.54K GitHub forks.
Uber Technologies, Pinterest, and reddit are some of the popular companies that use Backbone.js, whereas KnockoutJS is used by Runscope, Huddle, and EasyPreOrders. Backbone.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1066 company stacks & 217 developers stacks; compared to KnockoutJS, which is listed in 27 company stacks and 21 developer stacks.