Atom is an advanced text editor for coding purpose from Github. After the acquisition of Github by Microsoft, everyone was worried about the future of this favourite editor of many
Looks like Github is not going to kill Atom in favour of VS Code. There was some assurance from Microsoft as well on the regard. Was it just a PR or serious stand, we don't know. But last day an update for Atom was out in the form of v 1.29
Atom 1.29 is out now, providing many new fixes and improvements including Tree-sitter performance improvements and co-author suggestions in the GitHub package.
Here is their blog post on the same. There is also talk about the beta version of v 1.30