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Materia: A modern dev environment to build mobile and web applications. Materia is an easy-to-use backend to build all kinds of applications (mobile, web, gaming and more). Materia tooling aims to manage the entire development cycle for building enterprise class backends; Xcode: The complete toolset for building great apps. The Xcode IDE is at the center of the Apple development experience. Tightly integrated with the Cocoa and Cocoa Touch frameworks, Xcode is an incredibly productive environment for building amazing apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

Materia and Xcode can be primarily classified as "Integrated Development Environment" tools.

Materia is an open source tool with 115 GitHub stars and 4 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Materia's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Materia
Pros of Xcode
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    • 129
      IOS Development
    • 32
      Personal assistant on steroids
    • 29
      Easy setup
    • 17
      Excellent integration with Clang
    • 2
      Beautiful
    • 1
      Built-in everything

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    Cons of Materia
    Cons of Xcode
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      • 6
        Massively bloated and complicated for smaller projects
      • 3
        Horrible auto completiting and text editing
      • 1
        Slow startup
      • 1
        Very slow emulator

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      What is Materia?

      Materia is an easy-to-use backend to build all kinds of applications (mobile, web, gaming and more). Materia tooling aims to manage the entire development cycle for building enterprise class backends.

      What is Xcode?

      The Xcode IDE is at the center of the Apple development experience. Tightly integrated with the Cocoa and Cocoa Touch frameworks, Xcode is an incredibly productive environment for building amazing apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

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