Cocoa is the programming environment for Apple development, andthis information-packed developer's guide is your key to the Cocoalibraries and the Apple developer tools. Written for developers byan experienced Mac expert and iPhone developer, this book shows youhow to learn and use Xcode and Objective-C, design user interfaces,optimize your code, manage data, create animations and specialeffects, and package apps for the App Store.
Master and understand the Xcode SDK, Objective-C, and the CocoaAPI
Create, use, profile, and debug custom objects andsubclasses
Design user interfaces with Interface Builder
Streamline your code with design patterns such asModel-View-Controller (MVC)
Work with text, PDFs, Web data, and Apple's Core Data API
Create simple and advanced animation effects with Core Animationand Core Image
Learn to develop apps for Mac OS X and Apple devices
Access the latest information on Apple development
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