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What is HTML5?

HTML5 is a core technology markup language of the Internet used for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide Web. As of October 2014 this is the final and complete fifth revision of the HTML standard of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The previous version, HTML 4, was standardised in 1997.

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 Ruby?

Ruby is a language of careful balance. Its creator, Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, blended parts of his favorite languages (Perl, Smalltalk, Eiffel, Ada, and Lisp) to form a new language that balanced functional programming with imperative programming.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using HTML5?
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    What are the cons of using Java?
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    Companies

    What companies use HTML5?
    2656 companies on StackShare use HTML5
    What companies use Java?
    2129 companies on StackShare use Java
    What companies use Ruby?
    2378 companies on StackShare use Ruby

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with HTML5?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with HTML5
    What tools integrate with Java?
    65 tools on StackShare integrate with Java
    What tools integrate with Ruby?
    72 tools on StackShare integrate with Ruby

    What are some alternatives to HTML5, Java, and Ruby?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.
    • ES6 - The next version of JavaScript

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