Scala vs. Dart vs. D



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What is Scala?

Scala is an acronym for “Scalable Language”. This means that Scala grows with you. You can play with it by typing one-line expressions and observing the results. But you can also rely on it for large mission critical systems, as many companies, including Twitter, LinkedIn, or Intel do. To some, Scala feels like a scripting language. Its syntax is concise and low ceremony; its types get out of the way because the compiler can infer them.

What is Dart?

Dart is a cohesive, scalable platform for building apps that run on the web (where you can use Polymer) or on servers (such as with Google Cloud Platform). Use the Dart language, libraries, and tools to write anything from simple scripts to full-featured apps.

What is D?

D is a language with C-like syntax and static typing. It pragmatically combines efficiency, control, and modeling power, with safety and programmer productivity.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Dart?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Scala?
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What are the cons of using Dart?
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What are the cons of using D?
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Companies

What companies use Scala?
512 companies on StackShare use Scala
What companies use Dart?
18 companies on StackShare use Dart
What companies use D?
9 companies on StackShare use D

Integrations

What tools integrate with Scala?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Scala
What tools integrate with Dart?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Dart
What tools integrate with D?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with D

What are some alternatives to Scala, Dart, and D?

  • 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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