JavaScript vs. Swift vs. Hack

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Description

What is JavaScript?

JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.

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 Hack?

Hack provides instantaneous type checking via a local server that watches the filesystem. It typically runs in less than 200 milliseconds, making it easy to integrate into your development workflow without introducing a noticeable delay.

Pros

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

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

    Why do developers choose Hack?
    Why do you like Hack?

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4123 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use Swift?
    804 companies on StackShare use Swift
    What companies use Hack?
    4 companies on StackShare use Hack

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    76 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    What tools integrate with Swift?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
    What tools integrate with Hack?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

    What are some alternatives to JavaScript, Swift, and Hack?

    • 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.
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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