CoffeeScript vs. R vs. Hack



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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 Hack?

Hack provides instantaneous type checking via a local server that watches the filesystem. It typically runs in less than 200 milliseconds, making it easy to integrate into your development workflow without introducing a noticeable delay.

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Pros

Why do developers choose CoffeeScript?
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Why do developers choose R?
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Why do developers choose Hack?
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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 Hack?
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Pricing

How much does CoffeeScript cost?
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How much does Hack cost?

Companies

What companies use CoffeeScript?
440 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
What companies use R?
156 companies on StackShare use R
What companies use Hack?
4 companies on StackShare use Hack

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 Hack?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

What are some alternatives to CoffeeScript, R, and Hack?

  • 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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