# Small Basic

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• #### Small Basic for Little Kids Series #02 – Loop

The single most important concept in programming is loop, I think. And yet, it's (usually) not an easy concept for kids to grasp. I remember when I was young, I had to struggle with the idea of loop and N=N+1. Back then, a loop in BASIC might look...
• #### Block Smasher - Small Basic Featured Program

Today's post is a combination of a guest blog and a featured program! It comes from Behnam Azizi . In Behnam's words... ============================ Here is the new version of my old game I used to call "Breaker". Since It had the same name as my...
• #### LED Display - Small Basic Featured Program

Today's featured program is the LED Display from Amir CPS . Thanks to LitDev for nominating the program here . The Forum thread that explains this program (and gives you the code): http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/smallbasic/thread...
• #### Vigenère Cipher - Small Basic Featured Program

From Wikipedia: "The Vigenère cipher is a method of encrypting alphabetic text by using a series of different Caesar ciphers based on the letters of a keyword... The first well documented description of a polyalphabetic cipher was formulated by...
• #### Tankinator - Small Basic Featured Game

Today we're featuring Tankinator, from Zock77 . Cobra355 helped with some graphics. Here's a screenshot: Download Version 0.02: http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/Tankinator-Small-Basic-Game-55a77a3f Features added: 1) Added pause Feature...
• #### Decimal to Binary Converter - Small Basic Featured Program

Ever want to convert a decimal number to binary? A binary number to decimal? No? Well now you can anyway!!! =^) http://smallbasic.com/smallbasic.com/program/?THJ835 Amir CPS created this sweet converter for us. Amir created it in VB first...
• #### Soda Pop Showdown - Small Basic Featured Game

Today's featured game was nominated by CodingLikeCrazy . In CLC's words... ======== Soda Pop Showdown is the name of the game I would like to nominate. it is made by JKrueg . Click here to play Soda Pop Showdown! The code is SND683. ...
• #### Small Basic: The Improved I/O Extension

From Gungan37 in this Forums thread ... ====================== I have spent the last few months writing the IO Extension in C#. It provides hundreds of methods to do all kinds of different things. It includes support for: Network server /...
• #### Small Music Player - Small Basic Featured Program

Today we're featuring Music Player ( info ) - by Amir CPS , NaochanON , and Absolu What started as this... Quickly evolved (thanks to Amir and Absolu)... Above Version - Update : FXJ606 Above Version - Import Code : BGV706 Import...