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Pixel Editor

Here's a simple pixel editor I made. It only works on iPad, I don't see the point in making an iPhone version (because of the small screen). It's not really done yet, the code is a mess and there is still a lot of bugs, but I thought I'd share it anyways X...

Started by Sebastian (in Share Code)

Reference frame for motion

It appears that the default reference frame used by pythonista when calling core motion is either xarbitrary, or xarbitrary with magnetometer stabilization... Not sure which. As a suggestion for future versions, would it be possible to specify which frame...

Started by JonB (in Questions)

Switches in a cell in a table view

Is there any way to put switches in a cell in a table view?

Started by techteej (in Questions) — 7 replies, latest 7 hours ago

Let me hear about your current projects!

What are you guys currently working on/developing? It doesn't have to be finished, or even working yet! I just want to know what you guys are making 😁 My current side project is a drag-and-drop game maker: I'm making it for...

Started by Shambhala (in General) — 13 replies, latest 7 hours ago

Suggestion: different interface for file move target list

The way the file move dialog currently works it shows the entire folder structure in a "tree" style, i. e. by indenting subfolders. However due to the fact that this requires loading all folders everytime the target picker opens, the loading time increases...

Started by dgelessus (in General) — 2 replies, latest 12 hours ago

Button freezes Pythonista

If you click the Microphone button in my program, it automatically freezes Pythonista. Any ideas?

Started by techteej (in Questions) — 17 replies, latest 17 hours ago

Stop ALL effects

Is there any way to stop all playing sound effects without stopping the script?

Started by techteej (in Questions) — 5 replies, latest 19 hours ago

Gmail API and Pythonista

Now that the Gmail API is released it seemed to me to be a good way to further break down the barriers between Pythonista and the outside world. I have previously used the imbox project within Pythonista with great success as a means of reading and writin...

Started by gauden (in Questions)

Installing modules with .tar.bz2

I'm trying to install a module with pipista. The module is packaged with .tar.bz2. Installation fails with 'ERROR: Something went wrong'. After reviewing file my (python novice) assumption is the .bz2 extension is not handled in Is ...

Started by Hungryturtle (in General) — 11 replies, latest 1 day ago

Convert Markdown to PDF with Pythonista (offline, no other apps!)

Hi all, I bought Pythonista yesterday, having been made aware of its presence by a talk at the EuroPython conference. I've been playing around with it for hours already... This finally turns my iPad2 into an actually useful device (besides surfing and usa...

Started by SpotlightKid (in Share Code) — 7 replies, latest 2 days ago

I am 20,000 days old!!

OK, here are a series of Python brainteasers based on this very special day for me. Today is NOT my birthday but today is my 20,000th day on the planet. Here the clock has just struck midnight and now it is Sat. 23 Aug 2014. When I run the following Py...

Started by ccc (in General) — 6 replies, latest 2 days ago

Learn Python the Hard Way: ex13

Good evening, I am currently trying to execute an 'argv' command similar to one found in exercise 13 of this book. Currently, I am having issues with the syntax and am receiving 'invalid syntax' errors. Is there anyone here that is familiar with this bo...

Started by ced (in Questions) — 9 replies, latest 2 days ago

A possible bug in Pythonista.

When you are in the editor, if you swipe from right to left, console opens. But if you drag it (without releasing the finger), than put another finger on the screen, release the first one, and continue dragging with the second one, the console will continu...

Started by ShadowSlayer (in General) — 2 replies, latest 2 days ago

Force Landscape on iPad using UI Module

Is there any way to force the view to launch in landscape on iPad using the UI module like in scene?

Started by techteej (in Questions) — 2 replies, latest 2 days ago

Python Objective-C Bridge

Hi First of all, great product! I'm pretty sure I can call back into Objective-C by writing a statically compiled python library with the functions I want in it (I can see examples of this in places like and (e.g. import _canvas)). BTW...

Started by snaggled (in Questions) — 2 replies, latest 2 days ago

Dead reckoning script.

I was working on an dead reckoning script, despite hearing from just about everybody that the phone had too much noise/too low a frequency for sampling (Which turned out to be true, on my ipod touch 5th generation it drifts around 40cm per 5 seconds). Cod...

Started by nope (in General) — 5 replies, latest 2 days ago

Have any of you connected Pythonista up to a drone?

Started by ccc (in Questions) — 3 replies, latest 2 days ago

pcista - Pythonista modules ported to PC project is back!

Hey guys! Haven't been on the forums for a long time. I also haven't been working on this project for like a month... ew... Well, now I am back with some nice updates :) I've fully rewritten the code, and now it has almost no global variables, also suppo...

Started by ShadowSlayer (in General) — 1 reply 3 days ago

Advanced shell - shellista Commands and features: cd - change directory pwd - print current working directory ls - list directory contents (and file sizes) cat - print the contents of a file q/quit/exit/logoff/logout - exit the shell mkdir - make a d...

Started by pudquick (in Share Code) — 39 replies, latest 3 days ago

Is it possible to create full color ui.Buttons?

Buttons are blue by default. import ui view = ui.View() view.add_subview(ui.Button(image=ui.Image.named('Girl'))) view.present() It would be cool to show the image in full color.

Started by ccc (in Questions) — 2 replies, latest 3 days ago