RequireJS vs. Duo

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What is RequireJS?

RequireJS loads plain JavaScript files as well as more defined modules. It is optimized for in-browser use, including in a Web Worker, but it can be used in other JavaScript environments, like Rhino and Node. It implements the Asynchronous Module API. Using a modular script loader like RequireJS will improve the speed and quality of your code.

What is Duo?

Duo is a next-generation package manager that blends the best ideas from Component, Browserify and Go to make organizing and writing front-end code quick and painless.

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Why do developers choose RequireJS?
Why do you like RequireJS?

Why do developers choose Duo?
Why do you like Duo?


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

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


What companies use RequireJS?
1101 companies on StackShare use RequireJS
What companies use Duo?
3 companies on StackShare use Duo


What tools integrate with RequireJS?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with RequireJS
What tools integrate with Duo?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Duo

What are some alternatives to RequireJS and Duo?

  • npm - The package manager for JavaScript.
  • Bower - A package manager for the web
  • Yarn - A new package manager for JavaScript
  • Browserify - Browser-side require() the node.js way

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