Electron vs MEAN: What are the differences?
Electron and MEAN are primarily classified as "Cross-Platform Desktop Development" and "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools respectively.
Electron and MEAN are both open source tools. Electron with 74.9K GitHub stars and 9.8K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than MEAN with 11.8K GitHub stars and 3.57K GitHub forks.
Slack, Intuit, and InVisionApp are some of the popular companies that use Electron, whereas MEAN is used by Vungle, Adsia, and rspective. Electron has a broader approval, being mentioned in 221 company stacks & 374 developers stacks; compared to MEAN, which is listed in 37 company stacks and 24 developer stacks.