Exploring lighter alternatives to Electron for hosting a Blazor desktop app

added by DotNetKicks
11/1/2019 3:50:35 PM


Electron was first open-sourced in 2014, and gained immediate popularity as a way to build desktop apps using web technologies (HTML+CSS+JS). At the core of its design is the idea of bundling a predictable environment: It bundles its own copy of Chromium, so you know for sure how your HTML/CSS will be rendered and don't have to worry about random old versions of IE (etc.)