Mar 15, 2012

Kivy, an open source library for rapid app develop

Kivy is an open source software library for rapid development of applications equipped with novel user interfaces, such as multi-touch apps.

  • Cross Platform:
    Runs on Linux, Windows, MacOSX, Android and IOS.
    It can use natively most inputs protocols and devices like WM_Touch, WM_Pen, Mac OS X Trackpad and Magic Mouse, Mtdev, Linux Kernel HID, TUIO. A multi-touch mouse simulator is included.

  • Business Friendly:
    It is 100% free to use, under LGPL 3 licence.
    The framework is stable and has a documented API, plus a programming guide to help for in the first step

  • Gpu Accelerated:
    The graphics engine is built over OpenGL ES 2.
    The toolkit is coming with more than 20 widgets designed to be extensible. Many parts are written in C using Cython, tested with regression tests.

  • Homepage: 

Images and info from kivy official site


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carpincho said...

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