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The "Introducing Menu Bar Applications" Lesson is part of the full, Build Cross-Platform Desktop Apps with Electron course featured in this preview video. Here's what you'd learn in this lesson:
A menu bar application is an application that lives in the menu bar (OS X) or system tray (Windows). By using a menubar library that abstracts some of the OS-specific implementation details of building an application, Steve shows that we can leverage the capabilities of Electron to provide focused menubar apps.