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Crystal vs Diamond: What are the differences?

Crystal: Fast as C, slick as Ruby. Crystal is a programming language that resembles Ruby but compiles to native code and tries to be much more efficient, at the cost of disallowing certain dynamic aspects of Ruby; Diamond: *Full-stack web-framework in D *. Diamond is a powerful MVC / Template Framework written in the D Programming Language. Diamond can be used to write powerful websites, webapis or as stand-alone as a template parser.

Crystal and Diamond are primarily classified as "Languages" and "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools respectively.

Crystal and Diamond are both open source tools. It seems that Crystal with 13.5K GitHub stars and 1.05K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Diamond with 162 GitHub stars and 9 GitHub forks.

What is Crystal?

Crystal is a programming language that resembles Ruby but compiles to native code and tries to be much more efficient, at the cost of disallowing certain dynamic aspects of Ruby.

What is Diamond?

Diamond is a powerful MVC / Template Framework written in the D Programming Language. Diamond can be used to write powerful websites, webapis or as stand-alone as a template parser.
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      Review ofDiamondDiamond

      Diamond is a great framework and I just started using it for some personal projects and so far I'm impressed with its flexibility and easy learning curve

      Review ofDiamondDiamond

      Diamond is a great framework and I just started using it for some personal projects and so far im impressed with its flexibility and easy learning curve

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      i leaving php, node, and python cause i have a new love, crystal

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