C vs Crystal: What are the differences?
Developers describe C as "One of the most widely used programming languages of all time". . On the other hand, Crystal is detailed as "Fast as C, slick as Ruby". Crystal is a programming language that resembles Ruby but compiles to native code and tries to be much more efficient, at the cost of disallowing certain dynamic aspects of Ruby.
C and Crystal can be categorized as "Languages" tools.
"Performance" is the top reason why over 52 developers like C, while over 27 developers mention "Compiles to efficient native code" as the leading cause for choosing Crystal.
Crystal is an open source tool with 13.5K GitHub stars and 1.05K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Crystal's open source repository on GitHub.
According to the StackShare community, C has a broader approval, being mentioned in 64 company stacks & 251 developers stacks; compared to Crystal, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 14 developer stacks.
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i leaving php, node, and python cause i have a new love, crystal
been programming in c for over a decade, since learning it in college. still use it for various low level projects. used it recently to develop an embedded application for a custom board.
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