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Description

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 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.

What is Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

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Pros

Why do developers choose C++?
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Why do developers choose Hack?
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Cons

What are the cons of using C++?
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What are the cons of using Hack?
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What are the cons of using Perl?
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Companies

What companies use C++?
227 companies on StackShare use C++
What companies use Hack?
4 companies on StackShare use Hack
What companies use Perl?
163 companies on StackShare use Perl

Integrations

What tools integrate with C++?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++
What tools integrate with Hack?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack
What tools integrate with Perl?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl

What are some alternatives to C++, Hack, and Perl?

  • 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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