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lodash vs Underscore: What are the differences?

What is lodash? A modern JavaScript utility library delivering modularity, performance & extras. A JavaScript utility library delivering consistency, modularity, performance, & extras.

What is Underscore? JavaScript's utility _ belt. A JavaScript library that provides a whole mess of useful functional programming helpers without extending any built-in objects.

lodash and Underscore can be categorized as "Javascript Utilities & Libraries" tools.

lodash and Underscore are both open source tools. lodash with 39.7K GitHub stars and 4.12K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Underscore with 24.6K GitHub stars and 5.41K GitHub forks.

reddit, Tesla Motors, and Hulu are some of the popular companies that use Underscore, whereas lodash is used by NoRedInk, Eventdrive, and Kalibrr. Underscore has a broader approval, being mentioned in 1047 company stacks & 76 developers stacks; compared to lodash, which is listed in 77 company stacks and 60 developer stacks.

What is Lodash?

A JavaScript utility library delivering consistency, modularity, performance, & extras. It provides utility functions for common programming tasks using the functional programming paradigm.

What is Underscore?

A JavaScript library that provides a whole mess of useful functional programming helpers without extending any built-in objects.
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        How developers use Lodash and Underscore
        Avatar of ShadowICT
        ShadowICT uses LodashLodash

        Lodash provides us with extra Javascript functionality that makes working with various objects much easier than it would be otherwise therefore speeding up development time.

        Avatar of Nicholas Alexander
        Nicholas Alexander uses UnderscoreUnderscore

        Making functional Javascript more concise and efficient (prefer more recent similar library, lodash).

        Avatar of webkul
        webkul uses UnderscoreUnderscore

        It is a JavaScript Library and used for client site application.

        Avatar of papaver
        papaver uses UnderscoreUnderscore

        first library i setup when working with javascript. period.

        Avatar of douglasresende
        douglasresende uses UnderscoreUnderscore

        I use with Backbone.js and Marionette.js

        Avatar of InstaGIS
        InstaGIS uses UnderscoreUnderscore

        Truth is we use lodash

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        Dave Woolfenden uses LodashLodash

        Used by Babel

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