JRuby vs. Hack vs. Visual Basic



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Description

What is JRuby?

JRuby is the effort to recreate the Ruby (http://www.ruby-lang.org) interpreter in Java. The Java version is tightly integrated with Java to allow both to script any Java class and to embed the interpreter into any Java application. See the docs directory for more information.

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.

What is Visual Basic?

Visual Basic is derived from BASIC and enables the rapid application development (RAD) of graphical user interface (GUI) applications, access to databases using Data Access Objects, Remote Data Objects, or ActiveX Data Objects, and creation of ActiveX controls and objects.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using JRuby?
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Companies

What companies use JRuby?
18 companies on StackShare use JRuby
What companies use Hack?
5 companies on StackShare use Hack
What companies use Visual Basic?
15 companies on StackShare use Visual Basic

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What tools integrate with Hack?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack
What tools integrate with Visual Basic?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Basic

What are some alternatives to JRuby, Hack, and Visual Basic?

  • 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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