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Description

What is Underscore?

Underscore is a JavaScript library that provides a whole mess of useful functional programming helpers without extending any built-in objects. It’s the answer to the question: “If I sit down in front of a blank HTML page, and want to start being productive immediately, what do I need?” … and the tie to go along with jQuery's tux and Backbone's suspenders.

What is lodash?

A JavaScript utility library delivering consistency, modularity, performance, & extras.

What is UglifyJS?

This package implements a general-purpose JavaScript parser/compressor/beautifier toolkit. It is developed on NodeJS, but it should work on any JavaScript platform supporting the CommonJS module system (and if your platform of choice doesn’t support CommonJS, you can easily implement it, or discard the exports.* lines from UglifyJS sources).

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What companies use Underscore?
1061 companies on StackShare use Underscore
What companies use lodash?
67 companies on StackShare use lodash
What companies use UglifyJS?
5 companies on StackShare use UglifyJS

Integrations

What tools integrate with Underscore?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Underscore
What tools integrate with lodash?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with lodash
What tools integrate with UglifyJS?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with UglifyJS

What are some alternatives to Underscore, lodash, and UglifyJS?

  • Immutable.js - Immutable persistent data collections for Javascript which increase efficiency and simplicity, by Facebook
  • pkg - Package your Node.js project into an executable
  • Prepack - A tool for making JavaScript code run faster (by Facebook)
  • Showdown - JavaScript port of Markdown

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