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  • Eclipse icon


    Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • It almost a head to head comparison, the only difference is the paradigm and methodologies used to attain the same goals Guest • Jul 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • Eclipse and NetBeans are a very good java-based IDEs ErrepuntoJan 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Support for Keyboard Shortcuts, Eclipse MarketPlace, SCM Integration, CheckStyle Integration, Autocomplete jrmclaughlinMay 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • Visual Studio Code icon

    Visual Studio Code

    Code combines the streamlined UI of a modern editor with rich code assistance and navigation, and an integrated debugging experience – without the need for a full IDE.

  • Brackets icon


    Brackets is an open-source editor for web design and development built on top of web technologies such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript. The project was created and is...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell

    • Netbeans is more complex, knows PHP, JAVA, C++, while Brackets is for HTML, JavaScript, CSS. Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Brackets is a text editor while Netbeans is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE). Brackets is in same class with Notepad++, Atom and Sublime Text. Guest • Apr 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Brackets is not an IDE for Java and other languages, as NetBeans is ErrepuntoJan 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    Enjoy productive PHP and web development with PhpStorm. Take advantage of deep code understanding, top-notch coding assistance, and support for all major tools and...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

    • I worked with NetBeans for a couple of years and always loved it, but for professional users the yearly fee is well spent: Nicer interface, better Code Intelligence, more options to fine tune what happens on saving a file (eg. saving or uploading to various locations). You get a couple of feature update each year plus bugfixes, whereas NetBeans is sometimes very slow to update things (support for new version of a language) or to fix known bugs. Guest • Jun 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    Aptana Studio

    Aptana Studio is a complete web development environment that combines powerful authoring tools with a collection of online hosting and collaboration services that help...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Aptana is still in development on GitHub but latest version, 3.6.1, was released in October 2014. It lacks Java 8/9 features, as well as newer Javascript and HTML 5 features.
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    Komodo Edit

    Komodo Edit is a fast, smart, free and open-source code editor. Switching your trusty code editor is hard, but give Komodo Edit (or its big brother...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • WebStorm icon


    JetBrains WebStorm is a commercial IDE for JavaScript, CSS & HTML built on JetBrains' IntelliJ IDEA platform. WebStorm provides automatic code completion...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • UltraEdit icon


    UltraEdit is the ideal text, HTML and HEX editor, and an advanced PHP, Perl, Java and JavaScript editor for programmers. An industry-award winner, UltraEdit supports...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Xcode icon


    Xcode is Apple's premiere development environment for Mac OS X. In addition to being packaged on the DVD with every copy of Mac OS X, the latest Xcode developer...

    Free Mac

  • Xamarin Studio icon

    Xamarin Studio

    Type intelligently World-class code completion unlocks the iOS, Android, and OS X APIs. Quickly look up methods and types, and discover API functionality. Find bugs...

    Freemium Mac Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

    • Discontinued Xamarin was bought by Microsoft and is now part of Visual Studio.
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    Komodo IDE

    Code smarter and faster with Komodo IDE, the cross-platform professional development environment for dynamic languages and open technologies. Komodo's award-winning...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • CLion icon


    The intelligent cross-platform C/C++ IDE. CLion is a new IDE that helps you be more productive while developing apps with C and C++ for Windows, Linux and OS X. Take...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux C++

  • Projucer icon


    The Projucer is a comprehensive project management and code editing tool with a revolutionary C++ live coding environment which has full C++11 support.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux