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  1. 3 votes
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    • Mac version

      My son has access to an Android tablet and an iMac, but no iPad.

      Given the SDK overlap, it seems reasonable to focus on releasing a Mac version. Depending on how the software was developed, an Android version could be a much more costly undertaking.

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      • servo library access

        Servo library access for the light blue bean.

        3 votes
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        • New variable called 'Recordings'

          Would be great to be able to utilize the voice recorder function of the phone to add custom sounds to projects (new variable called 'recordings').

          9 votes
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          • Support Mip robot

            Mip is a self balancing robot from Woowee with open source SDK. Could you please add Tickle support for it?

            13 votes
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            • Game controller support

              Please support the xbox like controllers for iphone so we can use them to control the robots!!

              14 votes
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              • Making Tickle like Scratch for iPad

                The building blocks in Tickle are just like Scratch, except it is optimized for the iPad. However, there is no real way to create programs from blank templates. It seems that if you don't have a device to control, Tickle can't be used to much of anything. Am I missing something?

                2 votes
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                • Translate better

                  I really love your super app and use it a lot with students with Special Educational Needs. We use it to program Sphero and a drone.
                  What bothers me is the poor en incomplete translation in Dutch.
                  Especially the commands are poorly translated.
                  Can I be of any help there?
                  I'de love to so I can help students program even better.

                  Greetings, Auke Sikma
                  School-consultant Special Educational Needs
                  The Netherlands

                  3 votes
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                  • Tickle for ARDrone 2.0?

                    Will we see Tickle for ARDrone 2.0?

                    6 votes
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                    • Support for Tinkerbots would be a lot of fun.

                      Tinkerbots' PowerBrain module is Arduino compatible.
                      Their products are great educational toys.
                      They are working on an Arduino library according to their website.
                      www.tinkerbots.com

                      6 votes
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                      • Add support for raspberry pi

                        It would be cool to communicate with the raspberry pi through Bluetooth or wifi

                        27 votes
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                        • synchronization

                          synchronization between the app on different devices (iPhone,iPad,Android[when released])

                          7 votes
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                          • When tickle is searched for in the app store, sex apps are returned

                            When you search for tickle in the app store many apps are returned under it such as Sex positions and inappropriate magazines for the audience tickle is designed for. I don't know if it is possible but perhaps work with apple to change this. Perhaps change the name of the app as well to avoid this unfortunate issue.

                            10 votes
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                            • Pebble Watch monitoring and messages

                              It would be great to be able to respond to accelerometer (shake, tilt, push) and button push commands from the Pebble. Also to send messages to the watch form Tickle. Working in conjunction with robots (e.g. BB-8) would enable gesture control. (Probably sounds simpler than it actually is). Requires a a new device for TickleApp as well as a Tickle app for Pebble, I guess.

                              3 votes
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                              • PTVS

                                Improved Windows support with drivers for Python Tools for Visual Studio - Python is actively taught in high schools but usually incurs some expense for the additional support of Linux in a mainly Windows classroom environment. Please support PTVS by adding further support for Sphero enabling students to write software in visual studio for Sphero using Python.

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                                • Support for the Ringo robot from Plum Geek, http://www.plumgeek.com/ringo.html

                                  The Ringo robot from Plum Geek is an ideal starter robot and using Tickle to program it would seem to be a match made in heaven.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • 1 vote
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                                    • pen

                                      A pen tool so you can program sprites to draw

                                      13 votes
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                                      • Support Makeblock mbot

                                        Would be so great if you could add support for the mbot device!

                                        21 votes
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                                        • Change languages in settings

                                          Instead of always using device OS default

                                          11 votes
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