Genie Builder 1.0 Now in VS Code: Build Genie Web Apps around your Julia code 10x faster

Hi everybody,

Super happy to share that Genie Builder 1.0 is now available on the VS Code Marketplace! Genie Builder is our new and powerful tool that makes it easy and quick to build web applications around your Julia code. You can use it to build anything from dashboards to applications running AI models and simulations in real time.

With Genie Builder you can rapidly build the user interface (UI) of your web applications visually, without having to code, while the backend logic can be written with a few lines of Julia code using simple macros.

Key features include:

  • No-code UI builder: drag & drop and easily configure 70+ web components
  • Rich charts configurator to customize your data visualizations in a few clicks
  • Theme editor to make your data apps look professional quickly
  • AI Assistant to build UIs from scratch, style your app, etc.

Check this video for a quick overview.

Genie Builder 1.0 is a commercial product, with very sensible pricing, and comes with a 14-day free trial. You can look for it in the extensions tab of your VS Code, or by visiting this page

For a hosted version with one-click app deployment capabilities, you can also find Genie Builder on JuliaHub

We offer free EDU licenses for professors and students - fill in this form to request yours

Genie Builder generates Genie/Julia code that uses only MIT licensed Julia packages - and the resulting apps can be used and deployed anywhere, without restrictions.

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At Genie we want to make web app development easy and delightful, and we’ve put a lot of work, care, and love into this release. Please try it and let me know how it works for you!