Apollo vs Python: What are the differences?
What is Apollo? GraphQL server for Express, Connect, Hapi, Koa and more. Build a universal GraphQL API on top of your existing REST APIs, so you can ship new application features fast without waiting on backend changes.
What is Python? A clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java. Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
Apollo and Python are primarily classified as "Platform as a Service" and "Languages" tools respectively.
"From the creators of Meteor" is the top reason why over 8 developers like Apollo, while over 1022 developers mention "Great libraries" as the leading cause for choosing Python.
Apollo and Python are both open source tools. It seems that Python with 25.3K GitHub stars and 10.5K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Apollo with 7.55K GitHub stars and 940 GitHub forks.
Uber Technologies, Spotify, and Netflix are some of the popular companies that use Python, whereas Apollo is used by CircleCI, Swat.io, and Flexport. Python has a broader approval, being mentioned in 2831 company stacks & 3641 developers stacks; compared to Apollo, which is listed in 131 company stacks and 127 developer stacks.
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