This a POC on how a memex could potentially work.


Streaming data from browser to Electron app:

Knowledge map for notes discovery:

Rich text editor to write notes:


Read the full blog article here:


First, clone the repo via git and install dependencies:

git clone
cd memex

Starting Development

NOTE: Please first clone and run the companion Chrome Extension ( so that your user behaviour (i.e blogs you read etc and highlights) are streamed to the Electron app.

Start the app in the dev environment. This starts the renderer process in hot-module-replacement mode and starts a webpack dev server that sends hot updates to the renderer process:

yarn dev

Packaging for Production

To package apps for the local platform:

yarn package