Swift Playgrounds

Swift Playgrounds 4.0 Download Hits the App Store

Apple has released Swift Playgrounds 4 in the App Store, available for download on the iPad. Apple originally teased the update back at WWDC, touting how Swift Playgrounds 4 would let developers create an app from start to finish, right on the iPad. Now it's available for download and will be ready for kids and...

Apple Announces WWDC20 Swift Student Challenge Winners

Apple has revealed the story behind some of if its Swift Student Challenge winners in the run-up to WWDC 2020. In total there are 350 winners coming from 41 different countries. One unique component of Apple's online WWDC this year is that the company opened a Swift Student Challenge where students could submit a Swift playground...

Apple’s Swift Playgrounds Expands Coding to Robots, Drones, Musical Instruments

Apple has announced users of Swift Playgrounds for iPad, will soon be able to learn how to code for robots, drones and musical instruments. The company is working with device makers to allow Bluetooth-enabled robots to work within Swift Playgrounds, which will let students program and control devices such as LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3, Sphero SPRK+, Parrot...

Apple’s Swift Playgrounds for iPad Now Supports 5 New Languages

Apple’s Swift Playgrounds for iPad, which helps students learn to code, now supports five new languages: Simplified Chinese, Japanese, French, German and Latin American Spanish. Swift is the easy-to-learn programming language from Apple, used by developers to create iOS apps. This Swift Playgrounds update means all programming lessons are localized for five new languages, meaning more...

Apple’s New Swift Playgrounds iPad App Makes Learning to Code Easy & Fun

Apple has introduced an all new Swift Playgrounds app for iPad at WWDC 2016 today, that promises to make learning to code fun and easy for anyone. The innovative app brings coding to life with an interactive interface that encourages students and beginners to explore working with Swift, the easy-to-learn programming language from Apple used by...