CoffeeScript

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A little language that compiles into JavaScript

What is CoffeeScript?

It adds syntactic sugar inspired by Ruby, Python and Haskell in an effort to enhance JavaScript's brevity and readability. Specific additional features include list comprehension and de-structuring assignment.
CoffeeScript is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.

Who is using it?

891 companies use CoffeeScript in their tech stacks, including Glovo, Accenture, and Typeform.

Glovo

Accenture

Typeform

Bukalapak

ROBLOX

Uploadcare

Trello

Digital Services

Codecov

Avocode

Superhuman

thoughtbot

Why developers like CoffeeScript

Easy to read
Faster to write
Syntactic sugar
Readable
Elegant
Pretty
Javascript the good parts
Open source
Classes