RunRev’s LiveCode Wins Dr. Dobb’s Jolt Award for Best Coding Tool

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Prestigious Awards recognizes LiveCode 5 as a top productivity program.

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...LiveCode offers a jolting alternative to traditional mobile app development.

RunRev today announced that it’s LiveCode cross platform development environment, has won a Jolt Productivity Award for Best Coding Tool. The Jolt Awards, presented by Dr. Dobbs recognizes the most innovative, and trend-setting products in the software development community. Jolt Award winners include books, technologies and products that developers should be using today.

"For those developers looking for an incredibly fast mobile application prototyping tool that can help customers quickly visualize how an iPhone or Android app should function on their devices, LiveCode offers a jolting alternative to traditional mobile app development,” said Dr. Dobb’s Author Mike Riley.

LiveCode 5, the most recent update to the LiveCode development platform, features a high-performance graphics engine that infuses apps with stunning visual effects and gamification features. LiveCode 5 brings developers everything they need for awesome game creation on iOS devices, along with dynamic commercial applications, more visual enterprise-grade utilities, and engaging educational tools for students. With more than 2000 features, developers can take advantage of the full feature-set and speed enhancements without rewriting a single application.

“ We were honored to receive the Jolt Award from Dr. Dobbs, as its editors, judges and community represent some of the most savvy developers in the tech community,” said Kevin Miller RunRev CEO, “LiveCode is a truly simple way for anyone to create apps for any platform or purpose, so to receive a Jolt Productivity Award proves that we’re achieving our goal for both novice and professional developers alike.”

The annual Jolt Awards have honored software products since 1990, highlighting those tools that are truly functional and ahead of the curve. With new products coming out everyday, it’s hard for developers to stay on top of the latest and most effective technologies. The Jolt Awards aim to provide developers with insight into the top tools to help developers succeed.

RunRev CEO at Macworld this Week

RunRev CEO Kevin Miller will be in San Francisco to attend Macworld | iWorld at Moscone Center. RunRev is hosting a meet up for LiveCode and mobile app developers from 4:30-6:30 PM Friday, January 27. For more information, or to R.S.V.P to the event, visit

About RunRev Ltd.
RunRev makes the LiveCode cross-platform development environment for creating applications for mobile, Web, desktop and server more than twice as fast as any other development environment. Using a visual development system based on live coding, application changes appear in real-time, while the natural programming language eliminates complex code and symbols for modern development. LiveCode appeals to both new and professional programmers, IT and enterprise developers, educators and individuals who want a robust yet flexible path to cross-platform app creation. For more information, please visit


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