Official News and Announcements

Beep Boop promises to make hosting Slack bots ridiculously simple

New hosting platform allows developers to focus on creating rather than managing Slack bots. January 20, 2016 – Following Slack’s recent announcement of its App Directory and Slack Fund, the team at Robots and Pencils has launched its latest venture, Beep Boop, a turnkey hosting platform created specifically for managing Slack bots.

Robots and Pencils helps reimagine education with the launch of TEx learning platform

Mobile app development firm Robots and Pencils has supported the reimagination of post-secondary education with the creation of TEx, the Total Educational Experience. TEx is a first-of-its-kind mobile learning platform that offers a highly personalized education experience to students with the goal of improving student outcomes by providing an engaging environment that students want to […]

Robots and Pencils reimagines mobile development with PencilCase, an iOS app studio

Now users can transform designs into native apps for the iPhone and iPad. No coding required. March 26, 2015 – Mobile development has just been reimagined with the launch of Robots and Pencils’ PencilCase, an iOS app maker and publishing platform. Eliminating the gap between the designer and the developer, PencilCase gives non-developers complete control […]

Robots and Pencils Inc named one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™ companies

Calgary, November 13, 2014 — Robots and Pencils Inc is named as one of Canada’s fastest growing technology companies in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ awards for technological innovation, entrepreneurship, rapid growth and leadership, based on the percentage of revenue growth over five years. Robots and Pencils ranked 12th with a 4971 percent in revenue […]

The retro classic Spy vs Spy hits Android, sneaking onto Google Play

Remake features new game modes, graphics and embassies with the same great gameplay. July 11, 2014 – After shenanigans and capers a-plenty, Chillingo, together with Robots and Pencils Inc. and First Star Software, Inc. announced that the landmark hit Spy vs Spy, licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, has snuck onto the Google Play Store. […]

Create iOS apps with this App builder

PencilCase™ is an app maker and publisher designed for everyone to use, not just developers. No coding required. March 27, 2014 – App development company Robots & Pencils has reimagined HyperCard™ with the creation of PencilCase™, an app maker and publishing solution for the iPhone and iPad. Non-developers can soon create sophisticated, native iOS applications […]

Robot and Pencils global expansion continues

Canada-based app development company recruits new talent and expands operations across the border March 11, 2014 – Renowned app development company Robots and Pencils Inc is extending its reach south of the border with the appointment of Phil Komarny as CEO, USA, a newly created position. Komarny will be overseeing the strategic direction, expansion and […]