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Mobile development has the most code written in Objective-C at 6GB (as of Q1 2019), followed by web development (176MB) and internet of things (116MB).

Top 3 bytes:

  1. mobile development: 6GB bytes
  2. web development: 176MB bytes
  3. internet of things: 116MB bytes

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Top 5 commits:

  1. ricardoquesada: 7.8k commits
  2. emsquared: 7.17k commits
  3. marinofaggiana: 6.55k commits
  4. charlesmchen: 6.04k commits
  5. tgoyne: 5.58k commits

Ricardoquesada had the most commits written in Objective-C at 7,797 (as of Q1 2019), followed by emsquared (7,165) and marinofaggiana (6,550).

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Appcelerator / titanium_mobile has the most commits among projects primarily written in Objective-C at 35,930 (as of Q1 2019), followed by Realm / realm-cocoa (19,768) and cocos2d / cocos2d-iphone (11,947).

Top 3 commits:

  1. appcelerator / titanium_mobile: 35.9k commits
  2. Realm / realm-cocoa: 19.8k commits
  3. cocos2d / cocos2d-iphone: 11.9k commits

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projects with largest number of commits written in javascript


Switzerland wrote the most bytes in objective-c at 2.5% (as of Q1 2019), followed by China (2.3%) and Japan (2.1%).

NOTE: excluding countries with fewer than 100 projects

Top 3 Percentage of Bytes:

  1. Switzerland: 2.5% Percentage of Bytes
  2. China: 2.3% Percentage of Bytes
  3. Japan: 2.1% Percentage of Bytes

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Percentage of Bytes in objective-c by country

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