Swift vs. Objective-C vs. MATLAB



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Description

What is Swift?

Writing code is interactive and fun, the syntax is concise yet expressive, and apps run lightning-fast. Swift is ready for your next iOS and OS X project — or for addition into your current app — because Swift code works side-by-side with Objective-C.

What is Objective-C?

Objective-C is a superset of the C programming language and provides object-oriented capabilities and a dynamic runtime. Objective-C inherits the syntax, primitive types, and flow control statements of C and adds syntax for defining classes and methods. It also adds language-level support for object graph management and object literals while providing dynamic typing and binding, deferring many responsibilities until runtime.

What is MATLAB?

Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solution faster than with spreadsheets or traditional programming languages, such as C/C++ or Java.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Swift?
Why do you like Swift?

Why do developers choose Objective-C?
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Why do developers choose MATLAB?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Swift?
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What are the cons of using Objective-C?
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What are the cons of using MATLAB?
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Pricing

How much does Swift cost?
How much does Objective-C cost?
How much does MATLAB cost?
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Companies

What companies use Swift?
1066 companies on StackShare use Swift
What companies use Objective-C?
1010 companies on StackShare use Objective-C
What companies use MATLAB?
12 companies on StackShare use MATLAB

Integrations

What tools integrate with Swift?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
What tools integrate with Objective-C?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Objective-C
What tools integrate with MATLAB?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with MATLAB

What are some alternatives to Swift, Objective-C, and MATLAB?

  • 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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