Node.js vs. Cocoa (OS X) vs. Rapidoid

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What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Cocoa (OS X)?

Much of Cocoa is implemented in Objective-C, an object-oriented language that is compiled to run at incredible speed, yet employs a truly dynamic runtime making it uniquely flexible. Because Objective-C is a superset of C, it is easy to mix C and even C++ into your Cocoa applications.

What is Rapidoid?

Rapidoid consists of several de-coupled modules/frameworks which can be used separately or together: http-fast, gui, web, fluent, u, and more.
Why do developers choose Node.js?
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Why do developers choose Cocoa (OS X)?
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Why do developers choose Rapidoid?
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What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Cocoa (OS X)?
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What are the cons of using Rapidoid?
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How much does Node.js cost?
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What companies use Node.js?
5069 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Cocoa (OS X)?
8 companies on StackShare use Cocoa (OS X)
What companies use Rapidoid?
0 companies on StackShare use Rapidoid
What tools integrate with Node.js?
109 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Cocoa (OS X)?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Cocoa (OS X)
What tools integrate with Rapidoid?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Rapidoid

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Cocoa (OS X), and Rapidoid?

  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

See all alternatives to Node.js

Node v8.16.0 (LTS)
Node v11.14.0 (Current)
Node v6.17.1 (LTS)


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