Swift vs. Groovy vs. Dart



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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 Groovy?

Groovy builds upon the strengths of Java but has additional power features inspired by languages like Python, Ruby and Smalltalk. It makes modern programming features available to Java developers with almost-zero learning curve.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Groovy?
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Why do developers choose Dart?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Swift?
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What are the cons of using Groovy?
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What are the cons of using Dart?
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Companies

What companies use Swift?
1065 companies on StackShare use Swift
What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy
What companies use Dart?
17 companies on StackShare use Dart

Integrations

What tools integrate with Swift?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy
What tools integrate with Dart?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Dart

What are some alternatives to Swift, Groovy, and Dart?

  • 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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