TouchDevelop

TouchDevelop
Free
177 reviews
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File weight

1 MB

Last updated

15/11/2013

Version

3.2.0.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • appointments
  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • video and still capture
  • location services
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • camera
  • gyroscope
  • compass
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • maps
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • Proximity
  • speech
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Supported languages (1)

English (United States)
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Create apps on your phone, share them with other people! Create fun games and automate recurring tasks. You compose programs by tapping on the screen. Query the phone sensors, send web requests, and manage your data in the cloud.

Update v3.2:
- Bug fixes and improvements based on community feedback – many thanks to all our beta testers!
- New interactive tutorials
- Cloud data makes it easy to share data with other people and across your own devices

Update v3.1:
- Pin to start, enhanced tiles that can cycle through pictures
- Bluetooth support
- Radio support (only available on some phones)
- Debugger, profiler, code coverage, unit tests, crash reporting

Update v3.0: 
- Unified editing and execution environment with the TouchDevelop Web App on http://www.touchdevelop.com --- that means you can edit and run your scripts on other devices in a browser
- Create awesome UIs with pages and boxes
- Authenticate web services with OAuth v2.0
- Access to NFC via the tags singleton
- Use built-in speech engine of Windows Phone
- Export your scripts as apps and submit them to Windows Store and Windows Phone Store
- Upload your own pictures and sounds to use them in your scripts 

Features added in previous updates:
- Access to accelerometer, location, maps, translation services, web search, share on Facebook or Twitter, and more
- Take screenshots, write comments, compete on leaderboards
- Code synthesis: When you search for available commands, just say what you want to do, and TouchDevelop will try to write the script code for you
- Fast game and physics engine
- Get push notifications when someone does something related to your scripts
- Define custom structured data types, objects, tables
- Create and reuse code with libraries
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Reviews

  • by User 17/04/2014
    Just what the doctor ordered. Writing code on the move, and it supports the capabilities of the device in my hand (Nokia 625). Works on my home pc, and my Samsung tablet. Haven't this much programming fun since my psion-3mx expired. Really great, but a little more reliability would be nice. 😊
  • by tabitha 15/04/2014
    Amazing.
  • by Ian 28/03/2014
    Brilliant, with fantastic support from a team who are constantly improving and developing it.
  • by craig 20/03/2014
    This app is great a use it in college for making games and being able to do some work on the phone is great. I am having trouble with the app it keeps crashing when i try and open one of my games and sends me back to the phones main menu
  • by Hardeep 06/03/2014
    Superb. What the world had been waiting for since the 50s
  • by Sinaan 05/03/2014
    The application is crashing
  • by sujit 27/02/2014
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  • by Sabinus 04/02/2014
    Very good and useful. Wish all apps were this good and this useful.
  • by User 03/02/2014
    **** fine app ...free and fresh
  • by colink 01/02/2014
    Its a great app but i cant see pixels drawn when i go on the pixel tutorial on my 620. Its too zoomed in when i run the tutorial. Please fix this, it's a really good app.