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watch tutorial videos to learn how to use the TouchDevelop language and editor in the Windows Phone app v2.11 for Windows Phone 7.

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24h hackathon: TouchDevelop@UW Hackathon — On May 4–5, 2012, Microsoft Research Connections held a 24-hour "TouchDevelop@UW Hackathon" at the University of Washington, inviting students to try their hand at TouchDevelop programming.

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teaching in high schools: Exploring Mobile Programming using TouchDevelop at Rainier Beach High School — What do you do when your students are more interested in their phone than in what you’re trying to teach them?

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in the classroom: TouchDevelop Excites Students — Ninety eighth-grade students at Mill Creek Middle School in Kent, Washington, learned how to write smartphone programs with TouchDevelop...

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meet a script author: Peter Heldens, a manager at Microsoft University in the Netherlands, recently visited the touchDevelop team. Peter wrote My Online Meetings, the popular script that allows users to join a conference call.