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React won the popularity battle in 2017. React.js completely took off and blew right past jQuery in job listings and almost every second web developer was from React. And subsequently, it became the first library to blow over jQuery in job demand in the last 10 years.
AngularJS is an open-source, Typescript based, front-end web application development platform that extends HTML attributes with Directives, and binds data to HTML with Expressions. AngularJS is the dynamic version of HTML and is thus used for building web apps, declarative templates with data-binding, MVW, MVC, MVVM dependency injection
It got a lot of headlines and a lot many people liked it in 2017. But it still could not dislodge React.JS and it won’t be able to do it in 2018 as well. It was beaten by React.JS in user satisfaction. Vue.JS can, however, pick up a lot many users from Angular.JS and jQuery but it will have to face the dust if it tries to snatch users from React.JS.
Frameworks and libraries are two crucial factors that cannot be ignored during the designing and development of web/mobile application front-end. While most of Java application development companies make their Java developers work on React.JS and Node.JS, former is more suitable for general app development use cases which essentially include mobile apps (Progressive web applications (PWA’s) and React Native), web applications, desktop content production apps and applications productive for office. React + WebGL, good for building interaction 3D web apps and handles basic functions like 3D model viewing or similar virtual reality experience. React can as well further combine VR experience to create a wholesome ReactVR.
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