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Most mail clients have a "sync engine" of some kind, except traditionally they're not written in Python and don't communicate with the rest of the app using REST APIs.

But why is that a problem? It's open source, someone should just package everything up into one nice downloadable desktop application.

Working on it!

Front-end is gorgeous. Using it to try out some ideas re: email encryption.

Did you already start a plugin by yourself? If yes you should perhaps mention it on the roadmap (or vote for it otherwise): https://trello.com/b/hxsqB6vx/n1-open-source-roadmap / https://github.com/nylas/N1/issues/19

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