NativeScript vs. Web Starter Kit vs. JUniversal

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Description

What is NativeScript?

NativeScript enables developers to build native apps for iOS, Android and Windows Universal while sharing the application code across the platforms. When building the application UI, developers use our libraries, which abstract the differences between the native platforms.

What is Web Starter Kit?

Web Starter Kit is a starting point for multi-screen web development. It encompasses opinionated recommendations on boilerplate and tooling for building an experience that works great across multiple devices. We help you stay productive and aligned with the best practices outlined in Google's Web Fundamentals.

What is JUniversal?

The vision of JUniversal came from some guys at Nokia who possess considerable expertise both in Java and in building cross-platform apps. They built this tool to provide an elegant way to translate source code and make it useful across multiple platforms. JUniversal offers you the freedom to write your shared code in Java and then translate it to C# (available now) or to C++/Objective C++ (coming soon). You can also combine JUniversal with Google’s j2objc translator to translate Java to Objective-C for iOS.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using NativeScript?
    No Cons submitted yet for NativeScript
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    What are the cons of using Web Starter Kit?
    No Cons submitted yet for Web Starter Kit
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    What are the cons of using JUniversal?
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    Companies

    What companies use NativeScript?
    8 companies on StackShare use NativeScript
    What companies use Web Starter Kit?
    2 companies on StackShare use Web Starter Kit
    What companies use JUniversal?
    0 companies on StackShare use JUniversal

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with NativeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with NativeScript
    What tools integrate with Web Starter Kit?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Web Starter Kit
    What tools integrate with JUniversal?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with JUniversal

    What are some alternatives to NativeScript, Web Starter Kit, and JUniversal?

    • React Native - A framework for building native apps with React
    • Ionic - A beautiful front-end framework for developing hybrid mobile apps in HTML5. Best friends with AngularJS.
    • Apache Cordova - Platform for building native mobile applications using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
    • Xamarin - Create iOS, Android and Mac apps in C#

    See all alternatives to NativeScript

    Latest News

    Announcing NativeScript-Vue 1.0
    Building an Awesome Login Screen with NativeScript
    A New Way to Learn NativeScript Layouts


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