Racket has support for OS-level threads via places.

Racket can create a single binary with raco distribute.

Racket can be run on ARM.

Racket implementation is based on a bytecode compiler and VM.

LambdaNative is a cross-platform development environment written in Scheme, supporting Android, iOS, BlackBerry 10, OS X, Linux, Windows, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and OpenWrt. It is a wrapper and abstraction over Gambit Scheme. It does not support multi-core threading.

Racket is intended for Language-Oriented Programming.

The original professor (Matthias Felleisen) and grad students were solid PL people who were interested in making CS education more accessible

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