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Ember.js vs Polymer: What are the differences?

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; Polymer: A new library built on top of Web Components, designed to leverage the evolving web platform on modern browsers. Polymer is a new type of library for the web, designed to leverage the existing browser infrastructure to provide the encapsulation and extendability currently only available in JS libraries. Polymer is based on a set of future technologies, including Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and Model Driven Views. Currently these technologies are implemented as polyfills or shims, but as browsers adopt these features natively, the platform code that drives Polymer evacipates, leaving only the value-adds.

Ember.js can be classified as a tool in the "Javascript MVC Frameworks" category, while Polymer is grouped under "Front-End Frameworks".

"Elegant" is the top reason why over 121 developers like Ember.js, while over 48 developers mention "Web components" as the leading cause for choosing Polymer.

Ember.js and Polymer are both open source tools. Polymer with 21.1K GitHub stars and 2K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Ember.js with 21K GitHub stars and 4.18K GitHub forks.

Twitch, Vine Labs, and thoughtbot are some of the popular companies that use Ember.js, whereas Polymer is used by AX Semantics, USERcycle, and Telemetry. Ember.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 293 company stacks & 75 developers stacks; compared to Polymer, which is listed in 41 company stacks and 30 developer stacks.

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 Polymer?

Polymer is a new type of library for the web, designed to leverage the existing browser infrastructure to provide the encapsulation and extendability currently only available in JS libraries. Polymer is based on a set of future technologies, including Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and Model Driven Views. Currently these technologies are implemented as polyfills or shims, but as browsers adopt these features natively, the platform code that drives Polymer evacipates, leaving only the value-adds.
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      Ana Phi Sancho uses PolymerPolymer

      In process of Learning Technics- Studing to know more. I was introduced in a Google event.

      Polymer is another Google offering that focuses on Web Components, an up-and-coming collection of technologies that provide web developers with the ability to create customer HTML elements.

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      Badge List uses PolymerPolymer

      Polymer is super future-focused and really great to build in. The biggest plus for us is how its component-focused approach keeps things modular and maintainable. It also makes it really easy to implement material design.

      Avatar of Onezino Gabriel
      Onezino Gabriel uses Ember.jsEmber.js

      Framework front-end utilizado para atingir alta produtividade e permitir organização por todo o projeto client web.

      Avatar of brenoinojosa
      brenoinojosa uses Ember.jsEmber.js

      We're using a 100% Ember application in our main website, bytelore.com, after we decided to refactor it.

      Avatar of itzMe
      itzMe uses Ember.jsEmber.js

      Ember.js is the framework we have used to develop our front end applications in.

      Avatar of olenderhub
      olenderhub uses Ember.jsEmber.js

      I have experience with Ember 1, 2 and 3 (3+ years experience - remotely work)

      Avatar of Arvind Iyer
      Arvind Iyer uses PolymerPolymer

      Built a material design simple todo app with a firebase backend

      Avatar of Ralic Lo
      Ralic Lo uses PolymerPolymer

      Support build of application and import web component.

      Avatar of Tongliang Liu
      Tongliang Liu uses Ember.jsEmber.js

      Icon is so cute; so does the framework.

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      Casey Smith uses PolymerPolymer

      Componentize the front-end web client.

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