Microsoft has launched VSCode few weeks back for Cross Platform (Linux/Mac,Windows) and 55% download was Non-Windows. Shocking , right ?
HackerNews had a post on this and had really lot of comments/traffic on it.
Lets see the first look of Code.
Its lightweight and simple and has GIT embedded with this.
But I am not here to say that Code has been released by Microsoft. I am here to shock you little bit.
When you are on Code, Just press F12.
And lets see the below image.
#%$#@ ???? Is it Chrome Dev Tools ?
YES !!! It is!
Lets get a little idea about CEF (Chromium Embedded Framework)
And they used Electron for Cross Platform . Electron helps to Build cross platform desktop apps with web technologies Formerly known as Atom Shell. Made with Love by GitHub.
Initially developed For GitHub’s Atom editor , Electron has since been used to create applications by companies like Microsoft, Facebook, Slack, and Docker.
Slack‘s new Desktop app was also built with this.
In VSCode , what we do Like adding/editing Projects/Folders/Files , all is saved in HTML5’s Client Side DBs like IndexedDB and LocalStorage. To know more about HTML5 Database , you can see my other posts on HTML5 Database here
Lets see the below image.
Okay , lets see Where the World goes to!