NS BASIC Announces NSB/AppStudio 1.1

Now VB developers can create apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

February 01, 2011 -- NS BASIC Corporation today announced NSB/AppStudio 1.1, an improved version of the easy to use rapid application development tool. With a look and feel similar to Microsoft's Visual Basic, it is enabling many developers to create applications for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

"We have incorporated over 150 improvements and fixes since 1.0", said George Henne, President of NS BASIC Corporation. "The product has come a long way in a short time."

Major improvements include PhoneGap support, the use of JavaScript in addition to BASIC as a development language, audio and video playback support, websocket and http communications, and accelerometer support.

NSB/AppStudio is a complete, easy to use BASIC development environment for iPhone, iPad and Android devices, with a familiar look and feel. NSB/AppStudio provides a full, modern implementation of BASIC, with proper subroutines, user defined data types and event driven execution. The development environment runs on a Windows desktop.

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NSB/AppStudio includes over 150 statements and functions. Support is provided for SQLite, geolocation, graphics and more. A full set of standard screen input and output objects and dialog boxes are included. A 200 page Handbook, Tutorials and lots of sample code are included.

The environment features a Design Screen, which allows you to graphically lay out your objects, set their properties and write code that responds to and controls them.

The execution framework is based on JavaScript, HTML5 and WebKit. While knowledge of these technologies is not required, they give NSB/AppStudio considerable power under the hood. They also give NSB/AppStudio apps portability to platforms supporting these technologies.

The product is available immediately for download from the company's website. Normally priced at $149.95 USD, it is available at an introductory price of $99.95.

More about NS BASIC's Tools

NS BASIC's tools let VB developers to use their experience to develop applications for iOS, Android, Windows CE, Windows Mobile and Palm OS devices. They provide a complete, powerful development environment enabling the creation of applications for the enterprise, business, personal productivity and education.

About NS BASIC Corporation

NS BASIC Corporation's tools are the most widely used third party tools for handheld devices. NS BASIC Corporation has been a leading creator of development tools for handheld devices since 1993. Close to 20,000 developers in over 80 countries use NS BASIC's tools for iOS, Android, Palm OS and Windows CE.

More information:

NS BASIC Website: http://www.nsbasic.com/

NSB/AppStudio FAQ: http://www.nsbasic.com/app/faq/

NS Basic/App Videos: http://www.youtube.com/nsbasic

Comments from Users: http://www.nsbasic.com/app/kudos/

Purchase: http://www.nsbasic.com/order.shtml

For more information, please contact info@nsbasic.com.