Episode 477: AppKit Is The Only Way Aug. 28, 2021

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Daniel and Manton talk about 1Password's decision to use Electron for it's next major update, and what that says about Apple’s confusing and conflicting platform frameworks. They talk about the continuing role of AppKit as a the only way to achieve many expected macOS behaviors, and wonder if the next- generation standard for desktop apps might actually be a "web technology." Finally, Manton presses Daniel about his alleged ambition to “focus on shipping MarsEdit 4.5.” The post Episode 477: AppKit Is The Only Way appeared first on Core Intuition.



Daniel and Manton talk about 1Password's decision to use Electron for it's next major update, and what that says about Apple’s confusing and conflicting platform frameworks. They talk about the continuing role of AppKit as a the only way to achieve many expected macOS behaviors, and wonder if the next- generation standard for desktop apps might actually be a "web technology." Finally, Manton presses Daniel about his alleged ambition to “focus on shipping MarsEdit 4.5.”

The post Episode 477: AppKit Is The Only Way appeared first on Core Intuition.