iPhone Application Development For Dummies

iPhone Application Development For Dummies

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by Neal Goldstein
     
 

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iPhone is better than ever!

Learn to create apps that use all its versatile features

The newest iPhone, featuring iOS 5, is a game changer. New possibilities for apps abound, and popular Apple developer Neal Goldstein lets you in on the secret, even if you're a novice. He walks you through Xcode 4.2, explains how to use its added functionality, shows you new

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iPhone is better than ever!

Learn to create apps that use all its versatile features

The newest iPhone, featuring iOS 5, is a game changer. New possibilities for apps abound, and popular Apple developer Neal Goldstein lets you in on the secret, even if you're a novice. He walks you through Xcode 4.2, explains how to use its added functionality, shows you new ways to develop apps using less code, and gets you on the road to success!

  • App basics — discover what makes great iPhone/iPad apps, how they're structured, and how to use Xcode 4.2
  • Completing the puzzle — discover how iPhone apps use classes and design patterns, learn to manage memory, and bring it all together
  • The fun parts — create the user interface, work with storyboards, and use animation and sound to capture imagination
  • Go deeper — learn to design apps with major functionality, including some that use lots of data, views, and web access
  • Follow the map — understand mapping and learn to keep users informed of where they are

Open the book and find:

  • What makes mobile devices so compelling
  • New stuff in iPhone 4S
  • All about storyboards and how to use them
  • How to use iOS design patterns
  • The life cycle of an app
  • Tips on editing in Xcode®
  • Debugging details
  • Suggestions for making your app a commercial success

Learn to:

  • Structure an app and work in Xcode®
  • Take advantage of the features of iOS 5
  • Use the debugger to make your life easier

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118091340
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/06/2012
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
468
Sales rank:
909,739
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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