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Appcelerator vs StackMob: What are the differences?

Appcelerator: Build network-connected mobile applications across native platforms and the web. Appcelerator is the first mobile platform to combine the flexibility of open source development technologies with the power of cloud services; StackMob: Build, Deploy and Grow your mobile applications. StackMob is the most robust & flexible end-to-end platform on the market. StackMob lowers the barriers to application development, letting developers focus on creating powerful apps with quality user experiences.

Appcelerator and StackMob can be primarily classified as "Mobile Backend" tools.

Some of the features offered by Appcelerator are:

  • Library of over 20 pre-built common services that are both proven and robust, to reduce integration time and risk, services such as push notification, status updates, photo storage, and social integration, or create your own custom cloud services.
  • Client-side APIs for any development platform (e.g. Titanium, iOS SDK, Android SDK)
  • Extensibility enabling you to build your own custom cloud application development services in Node.js on the Appcelerator cloud for all your mobile apps.

On the other hand, StackMob provides the following key features:

  • Access Control Lists
  • Collaboration- Collaborate between developers, designers and clients through the Teams and Organizations feature
  • Analytics
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Pros of Appcelerator
Pros of StackMob
  • 5
    Android
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    Open Source
  • 4
    Easy to learn
  • 2
    Great community
  • 2
    Javascript
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    IOS
  • 1
    Angular.js beta
  • 1
    Vue.js beta
  • 1
    Native UI
  • 1
    Lots of native modules, components, libraries
  • 1
    MVC-based
  • 1
    Paid plans available
  • 1
    Free
  • 1
    Write directly to iOS and Android SDK with JavaScript
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    Cons of Appcelerator
    Cons of StackMob
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      No online IDE
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      What is Appcelerator?

      Appcelerator is the first mobile platform to combine the flexibility of open source development technologies with the power of cloud services.

      What is StackMob?

      StackMob is the most robust & flexible end-to-end platform on the market. StackMob lowers the barriers to application development, letting developers focus on creating powerful apps with quality user experiences.

      Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

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        What are some alternatives to Appcelerator and StackMob?
        Xamarin
        Xamarin’s Mono-based products enable .NET developers to use their existing code, libraries and tools (including Visual Studio*), as well as skills in .NET and the C# programming language, to create mobile applications for the industry’s most widely-used mobile devices, including Android-based smartphones and tablets, iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
        Android Studio
        Android Studio is a new Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA. It provides new features and improvements over Eclipse ADT and will be the official Android IDE once it's ready.
        React Native
        React Native enables you to build world-class application experiences on native platforms using a consistent developer experience based on JavaScript and React. The focus of React Native is on developer efficiency across all the platforms you care about - learn once, write anywhere. Facebook uses React Native in multiple production apps and will continue investing in React Native.
        Ionic
        Free and open source, Ionic offers a library of mobile and desktop-optimized HTML, CSS and JS components for building highly interactive apps. Use with Angular, React, Vue, or plain JavaScript.
        PhoneGap
        PhoneGap is a web platform that exposes native mobile device apis and data to JavaScript. PhoneGap is a distribution of Apache Cordova. PhoneGap allows you to use standard web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript for cross-platform development, avoiding each mobile platforms' native development language. Applications execute within wrappers targeted to each platform, and rely on standards-compliant API bindings to access each device's sensors, data, and network status.
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