Kevin Cohan, MathWorks
Live Editor tasks are apps that can be added to a live script to perform a specific set of operations. You can add tasks to live scripts to interactively explore parameters, preview results, and automatically generate the corresponding code.
Live Editor tasks are apps that can be included as part of a script. They perform a specific set of operations—for example, you can use tasks to interactively explore parameters and preprocess data.
To add a task to a live script, select one from the toolstrip or type the name of the task directly in a code block.
Tasks represent a series of MATLAB commands. You can interactively adjust parameters and auto-preview their effects.
With Live Editor tasks, you can interactively explore function options, preview results, and automatically generate the corresponding code.
Read the documentation to learn more.