By Jiva DeVoe
Publisher: Wiley
Final Release Date: January 2011
Pages: 576

Developers, this book belongs on your desk!

Once you understand Objective-C and object-oriented programming,you can create apps for the hottest devices on themarket—Macs, iPhones, and iPads. And with this detailed guide,top Mac developer and author Jiva DeVoe will have you coding in notime, even if you're a programming newbie. Coverage ranges from athorough introduction to Objective-C basics to advanced techniquesused by professional coders. You'll learn Objective-C memorymanagement, how frameworks fit together, the tricky business ofthread safety, where Xcode fits in, and much more.

  • Understand Objective-C syntax, runtimes, andXcode®—and write your first program

  • Create classes, work with properties, and learn aboutobjects

  • Use code blocks, threads, KVO, and protocols

  • Define and write macros, handle errors, and use frameworks inyour projects

  • Untangle threads, start using design patterns, and masteradvanced techniques

  • Read and write data with NSCoder

  • Write code for Windows®, Linux®, and otherplatforms

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Visit www.wileydevreference.com for the latest on tools andtechniques for Apple development, as well as code and project filesfrom the book.

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  • Easy to understand
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