Swift for Absolute Beginners

Swift for Absolute Beginners

by Gary Bennett, Brad Lees

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781484208878
Publisher: Apress
Publication date: 12/24/2014
Edition description: 1st ed.
Pages: 308
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

Gary Bennett is president of xcelMe.com. xcelMe teaches iPhone/iPad programming courses online. Gary has taught hundreds of students how to develop iPhone/iPad apps, and has several very popular apps on the iTunes App Store. Gary's students have some of the best-selling apps on the iTunes App Store. Gary also worked for 25 years in the technology and defense industries. He served 10 years in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear engineer aboard two nuclear submarines. After leaving the Navy, Gary worked for several companies as a software developer, chief information officer, and resident. As CIO, he helped take VistaCare public in 2002. Gary also co-authored emiPhone Cool Projects/em for Apress. Gary lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with his wife, Stefanie, and their four children.

Table of Contents

Ch. 1: Becoming a Great iOS Developer

Ch. 2: Programming Basics with Playground

Ch. 3: It’s All about the Data

Ch. 4: Making Decisions and Planning Program Flow

Ch. 5: Object-Oriented Programming with Swift

Ch. 6: Learning Swift and Xcode

Ch. 7: Swift Classes, Objects, and Methods

Ch. 8: Programming Basics in Swift

Ch. 9: Comparing Data

Ch. 10: Creating User Interfaces

Ch. 11: Storing Information

Ch. 12: Protocols and Delegates

Ch. 13: Introducing the Xcode Debugger

Ch. 14: A Swift iPhone App

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