Protractor is dead, long live Cypress
On 24th April 2021, Angular announced the deprecation of their E2E testing tool protractor. It was unclear if there will be a successor or if Angular delegates this to its users. In this article, I will provide a short overview over the differences between the various E2E frameworks, and argue why you should use Cypress.
I’ve heard nothing but high praise of Cypress and thoroughly enjoyed our conversation with Gleb Bahmutov when he joined us on JS Party.