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RStudio vs TextMate: What are the differences?

Developers describe RStudio as "Open source and enterprise-ready professional software for the R community". An integrated development environment for R, with a console, syntax-highlighting editor that supports direct code execution Publish and distribute data products across your organization. One button deployment of Shiny applications, R Markdown reports, Jupyter Notebooks, and more. Collections of R functions, data, and compiled code in a well-defined format. You can expand the types of analyses you do by adding packages.. On the other hand, TextMate is detailed as "The Missing Editor for Mac OS X". TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.

RStudio and TextMate are primarily classified as "Integrated Development Environment" and "Text Editor" tools respectively.

According to the StackShare community, TextMate has a broader approval, being mentioned in 13 company stacks & 11 developers stacks; compared to RStudio, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.

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Pros of RStudio
Pros of TextMate
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    Visual editor for R Markdown documents
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    In-line code execution using blocks
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    Can be themed
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    In-line graphing support
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    Latex support
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    Sophitiscated statistical packages
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    Supports Rcpp, python and SQL
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    Syntax highlighting
  • 5
    PHP Developer
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    Javascript
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    jQuery developer
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    Native UI
  • 2
    Ruby
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    MacOS native
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    Keyboard shortcuts
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    Snippets
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    Commands
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    Clean ui
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    Low Energy Usage
  • 1
    Starts fast
  • 1
    Open Source
  • 1
    Bundles

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What is RStudio?

An integrated development environment for R, with a console, syntax-highlighting editor that supports direct code execution. Publish and distribute data products across your organization. One button deployment of Shiny applications, R Markdown reports, Jupyter Notebooks, and more. Collections of R functions, data, and compiled code in a well-defined format. You can expand the types of analyses you do by adding packages.

What is TextMate?

TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.

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What are some alternatives to RStudio and TextMate?
Python
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
Jupyter
The Jupyter Notebook is a web-based interactive computing platform. The notebook combines live code, equations, narrative text, visualizations, interactive dashboards and other media.
Atom
At GitHub, we're building the text editor we've always wanted. A tool you can customize to do anything, but also use productively on the first day without ever touching a config file. Atom is modern, approachable, and hackable to the core. We can't wait to see what you build with it.
Anaconda
A free and open-source distribution of the Python and R programming languages for scientific computing, that aims to simplify package management and deployment. Package versions are managed by the package management system conda.
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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