CoffeeScript vs. R vs. F#

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Description

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 R?

R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible.

What is F#?

F# is a mature, open source, cross-platform, functional-first programming language. It empowers users and organizations to tackle complex computing problems with simple, maintainable and robust code.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using CoffeeScript?
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    What are the cons of using R?
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    What are the cons of using F#?
    No Cons submitted yet for F#
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use CoffeeScript?
    349 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
    What companies use R?
    105 companies on StackShare use R
    What companies use F#?
    14 companies on StackShare use F#

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript
    What tools integrate with R?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with R
    What tools integrate with F#?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with F#

    What are some alternatives to CoffeeScript, R, and F#?

    • 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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