(This is probably not in the right thread, move if needed, thanks)
i dont know if anybody else has posted this yet, but google today is granting access to app inventor. I just recieved an email from "app inventor team".
"App Inventor Team
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Welcome to App Inventor for Android!
The Google account that you are receiving this email on has been given access to App Inventor.
We recommend you start your app building adventures by working through the Getting Started material. You might also want to read more about App Inventor and take a look at some sample apps. Finally, you can ask questions and get help by signing up for the App Inventor Google Group.
Google's App Inventor Team"
Im about to test it out