Download the iOS SDK and use Apple’s developer tools
Build a universal app for the iPad® andiPhone®
Make the most of the latest iOS features in your appdesigns
Provide a great user experience and make your app stand out inthe crowd
Get started making apps for iPhone and iPad with thiseasy-to-use guide!
There’s no time like the present to begin developing appsfor the iPhone and iPad. Discover the Apple iOS SDK and developertools, and then dive right in to planning and coding yourapp’s interface and functionality. This handy guide leads youstep-by-step through the app development process, includingdesigning interfaces, creating storyboards, and handling events,notifications, gestures, and more!
A primer — find out about the iOS developmentenvironment, how to design a great user experience, and how tobuild apps that get on the App Store
Dive right in — download the iOS SDK and get started withthe Apple developer tools
Get universal — understand the key differences betweeniPad and iPhone applications, and how to make universal apps
It’s all about the user — dive in to designing appsthat work intuitively and please the user
The next level — find out about storyboard files, viewcontrollers, interface objects, gesture recognizers, and a wholelot more
Open the book and find:
How to download and use the latest SDK
How to use animation in your app’s views
The differences between iPad and iPhone apps
Tricks to fixing syntax errors as you go
Using storyboards to create your UI
Tips on navigating in the Xcode® sourceeditors
Hands-on examples to jumpstart your work
Step-by-step exercises to create real applications
Visit the companion website atwww.dummies.com/extras/iosapplicationdevelopment for source code,all the figures from the book, and other information.