Objective-C vs. C++ vs. Elixir

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What is Objective-C?

Objective-C is a superset of the C programming language and provides object-oriented capabilities and a dynamic runtime. Objective-C inherits the syntax, primitive types, and flow control statements of C and adds syntax for defining classes and methods. It also adds language-level support for object graph management and object literals while providing dynamic typing and binding, deferring many responsibilities until runtime.

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 Elixir?

Elixir leverages the Erlang VM, known for running low-latency, distributed and fault-tolerant systems, while also being successfully used in web development and the embedded software domain.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Objective-C?
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    What are the cons of using C++?
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    Companies

    What companies use Objective-C?
    783 companies on StackShare use Objective-C
    What companies use C++?
    165 companies on StackShare use C++
    What companies use Elixir?
    135 companies on StackShare use Elixir

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Objective-C?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with Objective-C
    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
    What tools integrate with Elixir?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir

    What are some alternatives to Objective-C, C++, and Elixir?

    • 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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