33561927 story Light Table IDE Finds Funding Success 94 Posted by timothy on Saturday June 02, 2012 @02:27PM from the ok-but-dark-table-next dept. omar.sahal writes "Chris Granger's Light Table IDE, covered here previously on Slashdot, has been successfully funded by a Kickstarter campaign. 7,317 backers brought in $316,720, obliging Chris to support the Python Programming language with his first release. Chris and his team have also been successful in being funded by Y Combinator. Here's some more background (video) on the concepts developed by Bret Victor found in Light Table.