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Ember.js: A JavaScript framework for creating ambitious web apps. Ember.js is a JavaScript framework that does all of the heavy lifting that you'd normally have to do by hand. There are tasks that are common to every web app; Ember.js does those things for you, so you can focus on building killer features and UI; Mustache: Logic-less templates. Mustache is a logic-less template syntax. It can be used for HTML, config files, source code - anything. It works by expanding tags in a template using values provided in a hash or object. We call it "logic-less" because there are no if statements, else clauses, or for loops. Instead there are only tags. Some tags are replaced with a value, some nothing, and others a series of values.

Ember.js can be classified as a tool in the "Javascript MVC Frameworks" category, while Mustache is grouped under "Templating Languages & Extensions".

"Elegant" is the top reason why over 121 developers like Ember.js, while over 29 developers mention "Dead simple templating" as the leading cause for choosing Mustache.

Ember.js and Mustache are both open source tools. It seems that Ember.js with 21K GitHub stars and 4.18K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Mustache with 13.1K GitHub stars and 2.3K GitHub forks.

Square, Groupon, and Fitbit are some of the popular companies that use Ember.js, whereas Mustache is used by Buffer, Kickstarter, and The Next Web. Ember.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 293 company stacks & 75 developers stacks; compared to Mustache, which is listed in 231 company stacks and 18 developer stacks.

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Pros of Ember.js
Pros of Mustache
  • 124
    Elegant
  • 96
    Quick to develop
  • 82
    Great community
  • 81
    Great mvc
  • 72
    Great router
  • 51
    Values conventions, there is one-true way to organize
  • 49
    Open source
  • 44
    Components
  • 34
    Mvc framework
  • 28
    Handlebars.js
  • 13
    Htmlbars
  • 11
    Yehuda katz
  • 10
    Tom dale
  • 10
    Great logo
  • 5
    Glimmer: react-like rendering engine
  • 5
    manages large data sets on the front end easily
  • 5
    Convention over Configuration
  • 5
    It's NOT Google or Facebook
  • 4
    Intelligent
  • 4
    It rocks
  • 4
    Organized
  • 4
    Enterprise
  • 4
    Fast
  • 3
    IE8 support
  • 3
    Good docs
  • 3
    Fastest spinning circles
  • 2
    Easy and Quick to develop
  • 2
    Documentation is finally active and updated
  • 1
    Great for big apps/many devs because its organized
  • 1
    Growing community
  • 1
    For building ambitious Web apps
  • 1
    Dependency Injection
  • 1
    Comprehensive
  • 1
    Flexibility
  • 1
    Business wins
  • 29
    Dead simple templating
  • 12
    Open source
  • 8
    Small
  • 1
    Support in lots of languages

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Cons of Ember.js
Cons of Mustache
  • 2
    Very little flexibility
  • 2
    Too much convention, too little configuration
  • 1
    Hard to integrate with Non Ruby apps
  • 1
    Hard to use if your API isn't RESTful
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    What is Ember.js?

    A JavaScript framework that does all of the heavy lifting that you'd normally have to do by hand. There are tasks that are common to every web app; It does those things for you, so you can focus on building killer features and UI.

    What is Mustache?

    Mustache is a logic-less template syntax. It can be used for HTML, config files, source code - anything. It works by expanding tags in a template using values provided in a hash or object. We call it "logic-less" because there are no if statements, else clauses, or for loops. Instead there are only tags. Some tags are replaced with a value, some nothing, and others a series of values.

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    Vue.js
    It is a library for building interactive web interfaces. It provides data-reactive components with a simple and flexible API.
    React
    Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. Since React makes no assumptions about the rest of your technology stack, it's easy to try it out on a small feature in an existing project.
    AngularJS
    AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
    Backbone.js
    Backbone supplies structure to JavaScript-heavy applications by providing models key-value binding and custom events, collections with a rich API of enumerable functions, views with declarative event handling, and connects it all to your existing application over a RESTful JSON interface.
    Angular 2
    It is a TypeScript-based open-source web application framework. It is a development platform for building mobile and desktop web applications.
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