**Try it for yourself.** Interested? Currently, Marten is free. We encourage you to go to the store, download a copy, and give it a try! **System Requirements** The latest version of the Marten IDE requires MacOS X 10.6.8 or better. In addition, a system with at least 256 MB of RAM is recommended for best performance. To build C executables requires GCC to be installed. MacOS is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Co.

marten alternatives

  • Scratch

  • Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and share your creations on the web. As young people create and share Scratch projects, they learn important mathematical and computational ideas, while also learning to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.

    tags: absolute-beginner kids programming programming-language visual-programming
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • TheCodePlayer

  • TheCodePlayer is a new concept to make learning front end technologies easier. Code typed is played back like a video with output rendering making conceptual and process based learning butter-easy.

    tags: css3 educational-tool html5 javascript jquery
    platform: Online
  • Blockly

  • Blockly is a library for building visual programming editors. Users can drag blocks together to build an application. No typing required.

    tags: customizable programming visual-programming web-based
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux