Advanced Application Development for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
By Rob Napier, Mugunth Kumar
Released: November 2012
WHY SETTLE FOR GOOD MOBILE APPS WHEN YOU CAN BUILD EXTRAORDINARY ONES?
iOS is the hottest development platform around, and now iOS 6 adds a new, deeper dimension to explore. A serious book for serious programmers, iOS 6 Programming Pushing the Limits takes you beyond the basics to reveal advanced iOS 6 features and programming techniques not covered in most other development books. Long-time mobile developers Rob Napier and Mugunth Kumar share everything they know about creating killer apps for all Apple mobile devices. Including how to:
Support the new iPhone 5
Interact with the Objective-C runtime
Secure your data with Security Services
Create amazing animations
Maximize your impact with Core Text
Make the most of collection views
Tune your application’s performance and squash the bugs
Create high performance apps for any RESTful web service
Implement super-fast caching in regions with spotty network connectivity
Unlock the power of Core Foundation
Not a book for the timid, or for novice developers, iOS 6 Programming Pushing the Limits takes you deep inside the latest iOS version and helps you get to grips with powerful tools to push the limits of your mobile development skills.