We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
5,208 Software Downloads

Kod 0.0.2

Kod is an open source programmer's editor for OS X.

While still very new, the program already has syntax highlighting support for more than 65 languages. Not enough? The highlighting is implemented through CSS 3, so in theory can be edited or extended to suit your needs (although it's not entirely clear how this works yet).

And the interface doesn't only feature tabs, so you can have multiple files open at the same time. These also have Chromium-like functionality, where the tabs can be torn off and moved between windows.

The program has been written from scratch using the very latest OS X 10.6 APIs for maximum OS integration. And it's designed for speed, with just about every action distributed across all available CPU cores for the best possible performance.

Kod is a beta, however, so still has its problems. It allows you to edit remote files over HTTP or HTTPS, for instance, but, well, can't save them (oops). Still, there's plenty of promise and ambition here, so if you might be interested in a new editor sometime soon then this one is definitely worth a look.

Platforms: Mac OS X
Version: 0.0.2
Licence: Open Source
Manufacturer: Rasmus Andersson
Date Added: {ts '2011-01-05 12:18:00'}


IDG UK Sites

Microsoft Band UK release date and price rumours, features and specs: Microsoft smartwatch unveiled

IDG UK Sites

Why Sony's PS4 2.0 update is every gamer's dream (well, mine at least)

IDG UK Sites

Watch new Grolsch ad that combines stop-motion & CG for majestic results

IDG UK Sites

Apple rumours and predictions for 2015: What to expect from Apple in 2015