Xbox PC app gets huge performance gains after abandoning Electron framework
by Lewis White
The Xbox PC application has seen an update that completely reworks the app’s backend for extreme performance gains. While the original Xbox PC app was built upon Microsoft’s Electron Application Framework, an open-sour...
As Dropbox moves to an Electron app, “UWP is as alive as S Mode”
Dropbox is replacing their Windows 10 UWP app with a new app based on Electron. Dropbox notes: It’s the Dropbox you know and love, but better. It’s a single workspace to organize your content, connect your tools, and bring eve...
GitHub introduces a brand-new desktop app built on Electron
GitHub is introducing a brand-new desktop app. The company today launched the new desktop app as a beta for Windows and macOS. The new desktop app for GitHub is built on Electron, which is also powering some of the other popular d...
Developers can convert their Electron apps into Windows AppX packages
Microsoft is now allowing Electron apps to be published in Windows Store. To do that, developers need to convert their apps into an AppX package. Microsoft recently released a tool that that takes the packaged output of an Electr...