Apple's New App Will Teach the Next Generation How to Code

The new Swift Playgrounds app for iPad is the next step on Apple's path towards a new breed of computer programming. [Read More]

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This is the new Swift Playgrounds app, the next step on Apple's path towards a new breed of computer programming.
With Playgrounds, Apple pretty much wants to turn us all into coders.
Now, with the new Playgrounds iPad app, Apple is hoping to push the language into the hands of everyone, including your kids.
AppleFeedback LoopDue to arrive in the App Store this fall, the app is an educational tool.
"Apple Swift Playgrounds is a tool for learning Apple's Swift programming language," says Daniel Greenfeld, a coder with Internet consultancy Cartwheel Web who specializes in a language called Python.

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The idea of learning kids to code is getting a big boost from Apple’s. #Trend #Trendwatching #Scratch

Source: Wired