What is Xtend?
It is a flexible and expressive dialect of Java, which compiles into readable Java 8 compatible source code. You can use any existing Java library seamlessly. The compiled output is readable and pretty-printed, and tends to run as fast as the equivalent handwritten Java code.
Xtend is a tool in the Language Extensions category of a tech stack.
Who uses Xtend?
6 companies reportedly use Xtend in their tech stacks, including Backend, openHAB, and metamaskbrowser.
15 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Xtend.
Spring Boot, Eclipse, Apache Maven, Java 8, and Android OS are some of the popular tools that integrate with Xtend. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Xtend.
Why developers like Xtend?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Xtend
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- Works great on Android
- Advanced support for code generation
- Works well with Java 8 APIs
- Advanced IDE Support
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