Light Table is now open source!
Today's a big day for LT. Not only is it going completely open source, but we're also releasing 0.6.0 which includes the plugin infrastructure!
Learn more here: http://www.chris-granger.com/2014/01/07/light-table-is-open-source/
Light Table is growing!
I put up a new blog post about all the ways in which LT is growing, including a new hire!
Light Table 0.5.0 is out!
Full details here: http://www.chris-granger.com/2013/08/22/light-table-050/
Light Table 0.4!
I'm proud to announce that as of today, Light Table has Python eval and one of the best JS workflows out there: http://www.chris-granger.com/2013/04/28/light-table-040/
Blog post up!
I just put up a blog post http://www.chris-granger.com/2013/04/12/light-table-survey-results/
As I'm plowing through stuff for 0.4.0, I wanted to do a quick survey to see what people are thinking about LT these days. Most importantly I'm trying... Read more
0.3.0 released with JS eval
New blog post
Happy New Year! I just put up a blog post about the architecture underlying Light Table: http://www.chris-granger.com/2013/01/24/the-ide-as-data/
Don't forget about the LT discussion and announcement lists:
Issues: https://github.com/Kodowa/Light-Table-Playground/issues?state=open... Read more
Big stability update
I just pushed a big stability update for LightTable that addresses the crashes and various other small brokennesses people have run into. It is now much snappier and... Read more
Last Call for Shirts
We've gotten the shirts finalized and they're ready to be printed and shipped! If you haven't already filled out your survey, you still have 5 more days to... Read more
Meet the new Light Table
As promised, here's a big update for Light Table! http://www.chris-granger.com/2012/11/05/meet-the-new-light-table/
Light Table T-shirts
Good news everyone! We've started collecting info for t-shirts, and the final shirt design will be released soon. Once the design is released, you'll still have a little time to... Read more
I just did a talk yesterday at Strange Loop about dev tools and how Light Table is out to change things. I put up a blog post just... Read more
I'm happy to say that we just pushed a massive update to the playground that enables real work!
Check it out here: http://www.chris-granger.com/2012/08/17/light-table-reaches-010/
Talk at OSCON today will be live streamed.
I'll be talking about dev tools and how Light Table came to be at 1:40pm.
The Playground Levels up
Check out the latest stuff here:
Official release of the playground!
I'm happy to say that as of this morning the playground is available for Mac/Linux/Windows. Announcement here:
Video from the Bay Area Clojure meetup
I recently had the chance to speak at the bay area clojure meetup about Light Table. You can see the video here: https://vimeo.com/44085543. There's a long Q&A at the... Read more
I want to officially announce and thank the people who sponsored Light Table at the highest level. These are the folks that really helped us push through every milestone:
- RedGate... Read more
We've done it!
With more than 7000 backers, we broke the $300k mark to include Python in our final release. You've proven many of the naysayers wrong and I'm truly astounded by the... Read more
The reason the survey is now closed is because of a limitation with the platform we used for it - getting 2000 results in < 4 hours is an amazing... Read more
Little operating system survey
We're trying to get a sense of what OS's people are going to want to use light table on so we can focus on the most important ones... Read more
A second demo!
I've released a second demo showing how Light Table can create domain specific tools that enable a host of experiences we haven't even thought of yet :)
http://www.chris-granger.com/2012/05/21/the-future-is-specific/... Read more
How does YC change rewards?
Our intent is to honor the rewards we've set out, but we'd like to adjust our time table a little bit. As we work toward demo day, we want to... Read more
Light Table was accepted to YCombinator
The official announcement is over on my blog:
As I said there, this means the project's safety is secure. If that was your main motivation feel free to lower... Read more
We made it!
After an amazing showing from all you, Light Table has hit its goal of $200,000 with 20 days left to go! I want to extend my sincerest thanks to all of you... Read more
Blog post talking more about the goal
In case you missed it through other channels, I wrote a blog post the other day talking more about the goals for the project and we'll work to make sure... Read more
Point of clarification on dates
Unfortunately kickstarter doesn't let me fix things, so this is the only way for me to get information across :( Here are the rough time frames for the project:
- Earliest... Read more
New reward structure
EDIT: Also, these changes will take effect for everyone who has already pledged at these levels. Though if you could, please switch - if the old ones have 0 pledges... Read more
Clarification on closed source plugins
That bit of text was misleading, the plugins that would be closed source are not the ones that would result immediately from this project, but instead domain specific plugins that... Read more
While I can put together a prototype on my own, I certainly can't build an entire IDE in any reasonable amount of time on my own. 200k helps me put... Read more