Type: Programming language

Briefly explainedLua is a fast and flexible programming language that is used, for example, in game and application development. For example, it can be used to script and extend functionalities or to write scripts for characters, dialogs and other elements in games. It is also used in mobile and web development. Here, especially in connection with the frameworks Moai (mobile) and Kepler (web).

Known Companies that use Lua:

  • Activision: game development
  • Adobe: "Pixel Bender" for Adobe Photoshop
  • Bloomberg: scripting functions and processes in their financial software