COBOL vs. CoffeeScript vs. Dart



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Description

What is COBOL?

COBOL was one of the first programming languages to be standardised: the first COBOL standard was issued by ANSI in 1968. COBOL is primarily used in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.

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 Dart?

Dart is a cohesive, scalable platform for building apps that run on the web (where you can use Polymer) or on servers (such as with Google Cloud Platform). Use the Dart language, libraries, and tools to write anything from simple scripts to full-featured apps.

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Pros

Why do developers choose COBOL?
Why do you like COBOL?

Why do developers choose CoffeeScript?
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Why do developers choose Dart?
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Cons

What are the cons of using COBOL?
No Cons submitted yet for COBOL
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What are the cons of using CoffeeScript?
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What are the cons of using Dart?
No Cons submitted yet for Dart
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Pricing

How much does COBOL cost?
How much does CoffeeScript cost?
How much does Dart cost?

Companies

What companies use COBOL?
6 companies on StackShare use COBOL
What companies use CoffeeScript?
445 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
What companies use Dart?
17 companies on StackShare use Dart

Integrations

What tools integrate with COBOL?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL
What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript
What tools integrate with Dart?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Dart

What are some alternatives to COBOL, CoffeeScript, and Dart?

  • 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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