The programmer's quick-start guide to iOS app development using iOS SDK 6, Cocoa Touch®, Xcode® 4.5 and the latest Objective-C® version and idioms!
Dive into iOS 6 programming with this brief introduction for new iOS developers! This five-chapter e-book gets you started developing great iPhone and iPad apps quickly and publishing them on Apple's App Store. It's ideal for people familiar with object-oriented programming in Java, C++, C# or Objective-C (an Objective-C background is not required). The three programming chapters include a simple visual programming app and two code-based apps presented using the Deitels' signature app-driven approach-each technology is discussed in the context of a fully developed iOS app, complete with syntax coloring, code walkthroughs and sample outputs.
Topics covered in this e-book include:
iOS® App Development
. iOS 6, Xcode 4.5, Interface Builder, Objective-C, Cocoa Touch®, iOS Simulator
. Storyboarding, Segues, Auto Layout, Accessibility, Internationalization
. Application Templates, Universal Apps
. Social Framework, iCloud Key-Value Storage, Automatic Reference Counting (ARC), Collections, iOS Defaults System
. GUI, Views, View Controllers, Outlets, Actions, Event Handling
Fully Developed Apps
. Welcome, Tip Calculator, Favorite Twitter® Searches
App Business Issues
. iOS Developer Program, App Store, Submitting Apps, iTunes Connect
. What Makes a Great App
. Monetization, Pricing (Free vs. Fee), In-App Purchase, , Selling Virtual Goods
. Marketing, iAd Network, Advertising
Paul J. Deitel, CEO/CTO of Deitel and Associates, is a graduate of MIT's Sloan School of Management, where he studied Information Technology. He has been designated by Sun Microsystems as a Java Champion and by Microsoft as a C# MVP.
Dr. Harvey M. Deitel, Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer of Deitel and Associates, Inc., has 45 years of academic and industry experience in the computer field. He has 20 years of college teaching experience, including earning tenure and serving as the Chairman of the Computer Science Department at Boston College before founding Deitel and Associates.
Abbey Deitel, President of Deitel & Associates, Inc, is is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University where she received a B.S. in Industrial Management. Abbey has contributed to numerous Deitel & Associates publications.