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Description

What is JavaScript?

JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.

What is Swift?

Writing code is interactive and fun, the syntax is concise yet expressive, and apps run lightning-fast. Swift is ready for your next iOS and OS X project — or for addition into your current app — because Swift code works side-by-side with Objective-C.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose JavaScript?
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    Why do developers choose Swift?
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    Why do developers choose C++?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using JavaScript?
    Downsides of JavaScript?

    What are the cons of using Swift?
    No Cons submitted yet for Swift
    Downsides of Swift?

    What are the cons of using C++?
    Downsides of C++?

    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4104 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use Swift?
    802 companies on StackShare use Swift
    What companies use C++?
    159 companies on StackShare use C++

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    75 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    What tools integrate with Swift?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
    What tools integrate with C++?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with C++

    What are some alternatives to JavaScript, Swift, and C++?

    • 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.
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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