Java vs. C++ vs. CoffeeScript

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Description

What is Java?

Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!

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 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.

Pros

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

    Why do developers choose C++?
  • Why do you like C++?

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

    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using C++?
    Downsides of C++?

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

    Pricing

    How much does Java cost?
    How much does C++ cost?
    How much does CoffeeScript cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Java?
    2126 companies on StackShare use Java
    What companies use C++?
    165 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use CoffeeScript?
    350 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Java?
    65 tools on StackShare integrate with Java
    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
    What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript

    What are some alternatives to Java, C++, and CoffeeScript?

    • 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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