Play vs. Cocoa Touch (iOS) vs. Buffalo

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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 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.

What is Buffalo?

Buffalo is Go web framework. Yeah, I hate the word "framework" too! Buffalo is different though. Buffalo doesn't want to re-invent wheels like routing and templating. Buffalo is glue that wraps all of the best packages available and makes them all play nicely together.

Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
  • Why do you like Play?

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

    Why do developers choose Buffalo?
    Why do you like Buffalo?

    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using Buffalo?
    No Cons submitted yet for Buffalo
    Downsides of Buffalo?

    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Cocoa Touch (iOS)?
    28 companies on StackShare use Cocoa Touch (iOS)
    What companies use Buffalo?
    1 companies on StackShare use Buffalo

    Integrations

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

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

    • 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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