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cURL vs WeTransfer: What are the differences?
Developers describe cURL as "Command Line Tool and Library for Transferring Data With URLs". Used in command lines or scripts to transfer data. It is also used in cars, television sets, routers, printers, audio equipment, mobile phones, tablets, and is the internet transfer backbone for thousands of software applications affecting billions of humans daily. On the other hand, WeTransfer is detailed as "A cloud-based computer file transfer service". It is file sharing at its simplest. It works as if your e-mail account can support those large file sizes, you type in your e-mail address and the recipient’s e-mail address, add a message, attach the file, and send.
cURL and WeTransfer can be primarily classified as "File Transfer" tools.
cURL is an open source tool with 14.6K GitHub stars and 3.2K GitHub forks. Here's a link to cURL's open source repository on GitHub.
Pros of cURL
- Quickly view HTTP headers0
Pros of WeTransfer
- Easy to use1