Objective-C for iPhone Developers, A Beginner's Guide by James A. BrannanObjective-C for iPhone Developers, A Beginner's Guide by James A. Brannan

Objective-C for iPhone Developers, A Beginner's Guide

byJames A. Brannan

Paperback | June 1, 2010

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Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Create your own iPhone and Mac OS X applications with ease. Objective-C for iPhone Developers: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to use the Objective-C programming language, Apple's Foundation framework, the iPhone SDK, and the Xcode development environment. The first stop for aspiring iPhone developers, this hands-on guide teaches you how to create versatile, innovative, and marketable apps in no time. Real-world examples throughout the book correspond with downloadable Xcode projects and video tutorials so you can get started with your first app right away.

Designed for Easy Learning

  • Key Skills & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Ask the Expert--Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips
  • Try This--Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills
  • Notes--Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or alternative ways of doing things
  • Annotated Syntax--Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated

    Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessional.com/computingdownload and www.jamesabrannan.com

James A. Brannan is a registered iPhone developer and creater of several iPhone apps. He is the author of iPhone SDK Programming: A Beginner's Guide and other books. James has worked as a developer since 1994, using languages from Awk to C to Visual Basic. He is currently an independent iPhone consultant working with several clients. ...
Title:Objective-C for iPhone Developers, A Beginner's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 9 × 7.3 × 0.75 inPublished:June 1, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071703284

ISBN - 13:9780071703284


Table of Contents

1 Exploring the iPhone SDK and Basic Programming
2 Primitive Data Types and Operators
3 Flow Control Statements, Arrays, and Structures
4 Classes, Objects, and Messaging
5 Memory Management and Properties
6 Inheritance
7 Protocols and Categories
8 Some Foundation Framework Classes
9 File Handling
10 Property Lists, NSCopy, and Archiving
11 Selectors and Targets
12 The Model View Controller Design Pattern