JavaScript vs. JRuby vs. D

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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 JRuby?

JRuby is the effort to recreate the Ruby (http://www.ruby-lang.org) interpreter in Java. The Java version is tightly integrated with Java to allow both to script any Java class and to embed the interpreter into any Java application. See the docs directory for more information.

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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Why do developers choose JavaScript?
  • Why do you like JavaScript?

    Why do developers choose JRuby?
    Why do you like JRuby?

    Why do developers choose D?
  • Why do you like D?

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4106 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use JRuby?
    13 companies on StackShare use JRuby
    What companies use D?
    5 companies on StackShare use D

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    75 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    No integrations listed yet
    What tools integrate with D?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with D

    What are some alternatives to JavaScript, JRuby, and D?

    • 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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