Learn the language of the iPhone, iPod touch, and Mac OS X— the fun and easy way!
Whether you have worked in another programming language or wantto start your programming career withObjective-C, this book is foryou! This plain-English guide will get you up and running withObjective-C, the programming language you need to turn a great ideainto a cool application. From using the Xcode IDE to adding aninterface to knowing how and why to leverage objects, classes,delegation, messaging, and more, this book gets you going.
Recipes for success — see how a computer program is likea recipe and how the compiler turns your instructions into computercode
Why X? — get the hang of Xcode 3.2 and Interface Builder,the key Apple developer tools
Banish bugs — understand the different types of errorsyour program may encounter and how to eliminate them
Build your masterpiece — learn about program architectureand how to structure your application so that it can be easilyextended with new functionality
Enter the data — prepare your app to "go live" and processdata entered by the user
Bonus CD Includes All code samples used in the book Please see the CD appendix for details and complete systemrequirements.