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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 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 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.

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    Companies

    What companies use C++?
    165 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use Clojure?
    85 companies on StackShare use Clojure
    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 Clojure?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure
    What tools integrate with Hack?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

    What are some alternatives to C++, Clojure, 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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