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IOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (Big Nerd Ranch Guides)

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Updated and expanded to cover iOS 7 and Xcode 5, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide leads you through the essential concepts, tools, and techniques for developing iOS applications. After completing this book, you will have the know-how and the confidence you need to tackle iOS projects of your own. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular iOS Bootcamp course and its well-tested materials and methodology, this bestselling guide teaches iOS concepts and coding in tandem. The result is instruction that is relevant and useful.

Throughout the book, the authors explain what's important and share their insights into the larger context of the iOS platform. You get a real understanding of how iOS development works, the many features that are available, and when and where to apply what you've learned.

Here are some of the topics covered:

  • Xcode 5, Instruments, and Storyboards
  • Building interfaces using the iOS 7 aesthetic
  • ARC and strong and weak references
  • Handling touch events and gestures
  • Toolbars, navigation controllers, and split view controllers
  • Using Auto Layout to scale user interfaces
  • Using Dynamic Type to scale fonts
  • Localization and Internationalization
  • Block syntax and use
  • Saving/loading data: Archiving and Core Data
  • Core Location and Map Kit
  • Communicating with web services using JSON
  • Using the Model-View-Controller-Store design pattern

Synopsis:

Updated and expanded to cover the newest releases of the iOS SDK and Xcode, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch G uide leads you through the essential concepts, tools, and techniques for developing iOS applications. After completing this book, you will have the understanding, the know-how, and the confidence you need to tackle iOS projects of your own.

Based on Big Nerd Ranch’s popular iOS Bootcamp course and its well-tested materials and methodology, this best-selling guide teaches iOS concepts and coding in tandem. The result is instruction that is relevant and useful.

Throughout the book, the authors clearly explain what’s important to know and share their insights into the larger context of the iOS platform. This gives you a real understanding of how iOS development works, the many features that are available, and when and where to apply what you’ve learned.

Table of Contents

1. A Simple iOS Application

2. Objective-C

3. Managing Memory with ARC

4. Delegation and Core Location

5. MapKit and Text Input

6. Subclassing UIView and UIScrollView

7. View Controllers

8. Notification and Rotation

9. UITableView and UITableViewController

10. Editing UITableView

11. UINavigationController

12. Camera

13. UIPopoverController and Modal View Controllers

14. Saving, Loading, and Application States

15. Subclassing UITableViewCell

16. Core Data

17. Localization

18. NSUserDefaults

19. Touch Events and UIResponder

20. UIGestureRecognizer and UIMenuController

21. Instruments

22. Core Animation Layer

23. Controlling Animation with CAAnimation

24. UIStoryboard

25. Web Services and UIWebView

26. UISplitViewController and NSRegularExpression

27. Blocks

28. Unit Testing

29. Model-View-Controller-Store

30. Advanced MVCS

31. iCloud

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321942050
Author:
Keur, Christian
Publisher:
Big Nerd Ranch Guides
Author:
Conway, Joe
Author:
Hillegass, Aaron
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Subject:
ios; objective-c; arc; core location; mapkit; uiview; uiscrollview; subclassing; view controllers; uitableview; uitableviewcontroller; uinavigationcontroller; UIPopoverController; Modal View Controllers; UITableViewCell; Core Data; Localization; NSUserDef
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Big Nerd Ranch Guides
Publication Date:
20131216
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x 1.35 in 1086 gr

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"Synopsis" by , Updated and expanded to cover the newest releases of the iOS SDK and Xcode, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch G uide leads you through the essential concepts, tools, and techniques for developing iOS applications. After completing this book, you will have the understanding, the know-how, and the confidence you need to tackle iOS projects of your own.

Based on Big Nerd Ranch’s popular iOS Bootcamp course and its well-tested materials and methodology, this best-selling guide teaches iOS concepts and coding in tandem. The result is instruction that is relevant and useful.

Throughout the book, the authors clearly explain what’s important to know and share their insights into the larger context of the iOS platform. This gives you a real understanding of how iOS development works, the many features that are available, and when and where to apply what you’ve learned.

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