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Closure Library vs Prototype: What are the differences?

What is Closure Library? Google's common JavaScript library. Closure Library is a powerful, low-level JavaScript library designed for building complex and scalable web applications. It is used by many Google web applications, such as Google Search, Gmail, Google Docs, Google+, Google Maps, and others.

What is Prototype? Prototype JavaScript framework. Prototype is a JavaScript framework that aims to ease development of dynamic web applications. It offers a familiar class-style OO framework, extensive Ajax support, higher-order programming constructs, and easy DOM manipulation.

Closure Library and Prototype can be categorized as "Javascript UI Libraries" tools.

Closure Library and Prototype are both open source tools. Prototype with 3.41K GitHub stars and 652 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Closure Library with 3.23K GitHub stars and 842 GitHub forks.

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What is Closure Library?

Closure Library is a powerful, low-level JavaScript library designed for building complex and scalable web applications. It is used by many Google web applications, such as Google Search, Gmail, Google Docs, Google+, Google Maps, and others.

What is Prototype?

Prototype is a JavaScript framework that aims to ease development of dynamic web applications. It offers a familiar class-style OO framework, extensive Ajax support, higher-order programming constructs, and easy DOM manipulation.

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React
Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. Since React makes no assumptions about the rest of your technology stack, it's easy to try it out on a small feature in an existing project.
AngularJS
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
jQuery
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
jQuery UI
Whether you're building highly interactive web applications or you just need to add a date picker to a form control, jQuery UI is the perfect choice.
Vue.js
It is a library for building interactive web interfaces. It provides data-reactive components with a simple and flexible API.
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