CoffeeScript vs. R vs. MATLAB

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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 MATLAB?

Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solution faster than with spreadsheets or traditional programming languages, such as C/C++ or Java.

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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 MATLAB?
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    Pricing

    How much does CoffeeScript cost?
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    How much does MATLAB cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use CoffeeScript?
    350 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
    What companies use R?
    107 companies on StackShare use R
    What companies use MATLAB?
    10 companies on StackShare use MATLAB

    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 MATLAB?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with MATLAB

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

    • 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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