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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.

What is Markdown?

Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Ruby?
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Why do developers choose Markdown?
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Why do developers choose Rust?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Ruby?
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What are the cons of using Markdown?
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What are the cons of using Rust?
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Companies

What companies use Ruby?
2894 companies on StackShare use Ruby
What companies use Markdown?
840 companies on StackShare use Markdown
What companies use Rust?
39 companies on StackShare use Rust

Integrations

What tools integrate with Ruby?
73 tools on StackShare integrate with Ruby
What tools integrate with Markdown?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
What tools integrate with Rust?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust

What are some alternatives to Ruby, Markdown, and Rust?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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