C++ vs. C vs. Hack

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Description

What is C++?

C++ compiles directly to a machine's native code, allowing it to be one of the fastest languages in the world, if optimized.

What is C?

What is Hack?

Hack provides instantaneous type checking via a local server that watches the filesystem. It typically runs in less than 200 milliseconds, making it easy to integrate into your development workflow without introducing a noticeable delay.

Pros

Why do developers choose C++?
  • Why do you like C++?

    Why do developers choose C?
    Why do you like C?

    Why do developers choose Hack?
    Why do you like Hack?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using C++?
    Downsides of C++?

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use C++?
    160 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use C?
    44 companies on StackShare use C
    What companies use Hack?
    4 companies on StackShare use Hack

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
    What tools integrate with C?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with C
    What tools integrate with Hack?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

    What are some alternatives to C++, C, and Hack?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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