.on() vs addEvenListener()

What is the difference between jquery .on() and addEventListener()?
Also, when do I use one vs the other?

Any jsfiddle examples would be great.

Thanks!
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Julian HansenCommented:
They effectively do the same thing - JQuery wraps the functionality of addEventListener. Jquery will handle the attaching of events to all the matched elements specified by the selector used.

Here is an interesting look at performance differences between the two. As you can see JQuery performance is significantly slower

http://jsperf.com/jquery-on-vs-native/2

At the end of the day it is a toss up between convenience and performance.
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