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Electron Alternatives﹣5 Best JavaScript Frameworks for Desktop Apps

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  1. Build cross platform desktop apps with web technologies

    To people who develop games on Linux, what... about 4 months ago:

    I use Electron, not really made for games but it does the job. It's a bit heavy on RAM and disk space, but at least it almost always works the same on all platforms.
  2. nwjs

    What is nwjs which got installed alongside postgres? about 22 days ago

    Pgadmin4 is a web app, not a native app. They probably use https://nwjs.io/.
  3. Build Desktop Applications for Linux, Windows and Mac using HTML, CSS and Javascript

  4. Meteor is a set of new technologies for building top-quality web apps in a fraction of the time.

    A Simple Way to Build Collaborative Web Apps about about 1 month ago

    This stack reminds me of Meteor, which came out nearly a decade ago(!). https://meteor.com It never really took off in the mainstream - I think because it was before many developers really trusted JS on the server, and a "full stack" framework is quite a big commitment for a team to shift to. I remember being amazed when changes were instantly propagated between my phone and laptop browsers with almost zero lag.
  5. A React environment for cross platform native desktop app