Electron allows you create portable cross platform applications using Node and html. There are an impressive number of popular applications already built with electron including Slack and Visual Studio Code. With Electron you can leverage the existing web development skills within your team and start building desktop applications.

Electron is built on top of chromium so you get all the features available in chrome including access to a number of restricted features.

The documentation around Electron could be improved and the name Electron isn’t ideal when searching google for help however once you’ve got the basics mastered you should be able to deliver professional applications all from the same code base

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