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Immutable.js vs Showdown: What are the differences?

What is Immutable.js? Immutable persistent data collections for Javascript which increase efficiency and simplicity, by Facebook. Immutable provides Persistent Immutable List, Stack, Map, OrderedMap, Set, OrderedSet and Record. They are highly efficient on modern JavaScript VMs by using structural sharing via hash maps tries and vector tries as popularized by Clojure and Scala, minimizing the need to copy or cache data.

What is Showdown? JavaScript port of Markdown. Showdown lets you add in-browser preview to existing Markdown apps. Any app that accepts HTML input can now be made to speak Markdown by modifying the input pages's HTML.

Immutable.js and Showdown can be primarily classified as "Javascript Utilities & Libraries" tools.

Immutable.js and Showdown are both open source tools. Immutable.js with 27.8K GitHub stars and 1.61K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Showdown with 9.21K GitHub stars and 1.27K GitHub forks.

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    Immutable data structures
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    Allows you to mimic functional programming
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    Bring the functional experience to JS
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    Makes writing Javascript less scary
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    Easily transpiles to different ES standards
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    Easy setup

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What is Immutable.js?

Immutable provides Persistent Immutable List, Stack, Map, OrderedMap, Set, OrderedSet and Record. They are highly efficient on modern JavaScript VMs by using structural sharing via hash maps tries and vector tries as popularized by Clojure and Scala, minimizing the need to copy or cache data.

What is Showdown?

Showdown lets you add in-browser preview to existing Markdown apps. Any app that accepts HTML input can now be made to speak Markdown by modifying the input pages's HTML

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    What are some alternatives to Immutable.js and Showdown?
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    It’s a collection of superfast tests or detects as we like to call them which run as your web page loads, then you can use the results to tailor the experience to the user. It tells you what HTML, CSS and JavaScript features the user’s browser has to offer.
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