TypeScript vs. Swift

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What is TypeScript?

TypeScript is a language for application-scale JavaScript development. It's a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles to plain JavaScript.

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.
Why do developers choose TypeScript?
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Why do developers choose Swift?
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What are the cons of using TypeScript?
No Cons submitted yet for TypeScript
Downsides of TypeScript?

What are the cons of using Swift?
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What companies use TypeScript?
1264 companies on StackShare use TypeScript
What companies use Swift?
1218 companies on StackShare use Swift
What tools integrate with TypeScript?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with TypeScript
What tools integrate with Swift?
14 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift

What are some alternatives to TypeScript and Swift?

  • React Native - A framework for building native apps with React
  • Kotlin - Statically typed Programming Language targeting JVM and JavaScript
  • Go - An open source programming language that makes it easy to build simple, reliable, and efficient software
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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