Java vs. Go vs. Objective-C

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Description

What is Java?

Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!

What is Go?

Go is expressive, concise, clean, and efficient. Its concurrency mechanisms make it easy to write programs that get the most out of multicore and networked machines, while its novel type system enables flexible and modular program construction. Go compiles quickly to machine code yet has the convenience of garbage collection and the power of run-time reflection. It's a fast, statically typed, compiled language that feels like a dynamically typed, interpreted language.

What is Objective-C?

Objective-C is a superset of the C programming language and provides object-oriented capabilities and a dynamic runtime. Objective-C inherits the syntax, primitive types, and flow control statements of C and adds syntax for defining classes and methods. It also adds language-level support for object graph management and object literals while providing dynamic typing and binding, deferring many responsibilities until runtime.

Pros

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

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

    Why do developers choose Objective-C?
    Why do you like Objective-C?

    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Go?
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    What are the cons of using Objective-C?
    No Cons submitted yet for Objective-C
    Downsides of Objective-C?

    Companies

    What companies use Java?
    2104 companies on StackShare use Java
    What companies use Go?
    708 companies on StackShare use Go
    What companies use Objective-C?
    770 companies on StackShare use Objective-C

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Java?
    65 tools on StackShare integrate with Java
    What tools integrate with Go?
    50 tools on StackShare integrate with Go
    What tools integrate with Objective-C?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with Objective-C

    What are some alternatives to Java, Go, and Objective-C?

    • 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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