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Announcing GitHub Desktop 1.0

Collaborating on GitHub with the power of a GUI application just got easier! GitHub Desktop 1.0 is now available.

A few months ago, we completely redesigned and reimplemented GitHub Desktop on Electron to provide a simpler, more unified experience. The public beta launched in May. Since then we’ve been hard at work fixing bugs, adding features, and responding to feedback—but now we’re ready for prime time. Here’s an overview of what you’ll see in 1.0.
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Image diffs

Easily compare changed images. See the before and after, swipe or fade between the two, or look at just the changed parts.
@mathieudutour implemented image diffs for Kactus, a design review tool forked off GitHub Desktop. Then he was kind enough to submit the work back upstream to us!
Faster cloning

See all your repositories and clone them with the click of a button. Git LFS assets download in parallel for even faster cloning.
Integrated

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