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Scala vs. C++

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Scala ANSI/ISO C++
Preference 65% votes 35% votes
Website www.​scala-lang.​org www.​open-std.​org/​jtc1/​sc22/​wg21/​
License ?
Unicode Yes Yes
Script language Yes No
Interpreter Yes No
Description Scala is a programming language. It is both object-oriented (think inheritance, methods, ...) and functional (think closures). It blends a number of modern language features, while maintaining close compatibility with Java. Multi-paradigm native compiled language
Tag OOP, True Functional, Multi-paradigm Multi-paradigm, Object Oriented, procedural, Meta, Closure
Extension/Plug-in Yes Conditional
Operating system
Programming language
Horizontal scalable Yes ?
Target audience
Difficulty level
Version number 2.10.3 C++11
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes ?
Machine Code Generation No Yes
Release Date 2003 1983
Documentation level ★★★☆☆ ★★★★☆
Code Generation Yes Conditional
Dynamic typing No Yes
Programming paradigm
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes
Backend ?
Active Yes Yes
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Creation Date 2003 ?
Community Driven Good Good
HTML syntax Yes No
WSDL Yes ?
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
API Good Good
Compiled language Yes Yes
Compiler Yes Yes
API comprehensibility ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
Jobs Oportunities ★★★☆☆ ★★★☆☆
Implementation flexibility 25% votes 75% votes
Out-of-the-box functionality 25% votes 75% votes
Control structures Yes Yes
Community feedback ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Ease of use ★★★☆☆ ★★★☆☆
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing No Yes
360° Camera No ?
Easy of Use No Yes
Latest Standard 20ᵗʰ August 2013 2011
JVM Yes No
CLR No Yes
Open Source Yes Yes
Source Repository ?
Nested Comments No Yes
Type inference Yes Yes
Maven support Yes ?
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes
Language Integrated Query Yes Yes
Properties Yes Yes
Partial Classes Yes Yes
Unsafe code support No Yes
Value types creation Yes Yes
Safe casting Yes Yes
Runtime Generic Support Yes ?
Runtime dynamic types Yes No
Closures Yes Yes
iOS Development Support Yes Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async No No
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
I like it Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes ?
Static Typing Yes Yes
Autocomplete Code Yes ?
Symbols Yes Yes
Makes you angry No No
Easy to Learn No Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes
Macro System Yes Yes
Higher Kinded Types Yes Yes
Pattern Matching Yes Yes
Compiler Plugin Architecture Yes No
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes
Easy Setup Yes Yes
JIT Compiler Yes No
Will get you a job Yes ?
Official IDE Support Yes ?
Sexy Yes No
Comments ? Yes
Creates a slew of inefficient Javascript ? No
Extensibility ? Yes
Easy to Config ? Yes
Supported by Microsoft ? Yes
Tasks ? No
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