Why building Safari App Extensions is a nightmare in 2020

Chris J.
Chris J.
May 1, 2020 · 3 min read
Vladimir Cauchemar and Clara Safari

Safari App Extensions is the new way of Apple to develop Safari Extensions along with Cocoa Mac apps. Integrated into the App Extensions environment, it was a logical step to harmonize the ways to extend your Mac apps’ functionalities.

It came with a promising and innovative tech stack for a browser extension: a Swift/Javascript combination rather than a full…