Presenting with LiveCode instead of PowerPoint/Keynote

Judy Perry jperryl at
Fri Mar 18 17:31:36 EDT 2011

When I did my presentation a few years ago at either SITE or AACE, I did 
it in either Keynote or the OpenOffice PPT version because, well, this was 
a bunch of educators and that's pretty much all they're taught.

I actually had one or two people ask me why I didn't do it in Rev ;-) 
Needless to say, I nearly fell over.


On Fri, 18 Mar 2011, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> Same here.  When I presented at SCaLE last month, the MacTech conference in 
> November, an archaeology symposium the year before, and every Rev conference 
> I've attended, I always made my slide shows in Rev.
> I find most presentation tools too cumbersome to work with, but with Rev I 
> not only get them exactly how I want them but I can also automate some of 
> their construction from my outlines in ways that would be way too complicated 
> to attempt in PowerPoint of OpenOffice.
> At SCaLE someone asked me what I made my presentation in, and I told him I 
> was able to make the presentation and the authoring system to build it all 
> within three hours using a tool called LiveCode. :)

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