Meteor vs. Play vs. io.js



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Description

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

What is io.js?

io.js is a JavaScript platform built on Chrome's V8 runtime. This project began as a fork of Joyent's Node.js and is compatible with the npm ecosystem.

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Why do developers choose Play?
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Why do developers choose io.js?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using io.js?
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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Meteor?
243 companies on StackShare use Meteor
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use io.js?
7 companies on StackShare use io.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with io.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with io.js

What are some alternatives to Meteor, Play, and io.js?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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