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Description

What is CoffeeScript?

CoffeeScript is a little language that compiles into JavaScript. Underneath that awkward Java-esque patina, JavaScript has always had a gorgeous heart. CoffeeScript is an attempt to expose the good parts of JavaScript in a simple way.

What is Clojure?

Clojure is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Clojure is a dialect of Lisp, and shares with Lisp the code-as-data philosophy and a powerful macro system.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

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

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

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

    Cons

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

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

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

    Pricing

    How much does CoffeeScript cost?
    How much does Clojure cost?
    How much does Rust cost?

    Companies

    What companies use CoffeeScript?
    350 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
    What companies use Clojure?
    83 companies on StackShare use Clojure
    What companies use Rust?
    26 companies on StackShare use Rust

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript
    What tools integrate with Clojure?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure
    What tools integrate with Rust?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust

    What are some alternatives to CoffeeScript, Clojure, and Rust?

    • 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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