[Openmcl-devel] New App from Clozure

Terje Norderhaug terje at in-progress.com
Wed Mar 7 00:57:27 UTC 2012

On Mar 6, 2012, at 2:39 PM, Andrew Shalit wrote:
> Hi CCL Users -
> I'm happy to announce that our first app written in Clozure CL has just been released in the Macintosh App Store.
> Picture Window is a simple but elegant slideshow viewer.  It displays pictures in resizable floating windows that stay in view while you're using other Macintosh apps.
> Picture Window was written by our very own Matthew Emerson, and it runs on OS X Snow Leopard and Lion.
> If you'd like to support Clozure and Lisp-based apps in a small way, you can purchase a copy in the Mac App Store.
> It's only $4.99.  You can find it here:
> http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/picture-window/id507262984?mt=12

This is great news!

I of course bought it right away. Now I have a slideshow going right next to the floating CPU meter.

I gave it 4.6 stars rounded to five - there's always room for improvements... ;-)

It is encouraging that you're testing the waters and demonstrating that Clozure can be used to build applications for the app store.

Time to roll up the sleeves...

-- Terje Norderhaug
   terje at in-progress.com

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