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Pro Powerful APIs
APIs exist for persistent and shared data as well as for game engines and accelerometer, geolocation etc.
Pro Advanced editor
- Browser based that is semi-structured as well as touchscreen friendly with a configurable presentation.
Con No advanced expressions
There is no conditional expression or pattern matching.
Con No union types
There are no ADTs, not even enums.
Con No collection literals
Collections can be initialized only verbosely.