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iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

By: Christian Keur; Aaron Hillegass; Joe Conway

Publisher: Big Nerd Ranch Guides

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 20-FEB-2014

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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...

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Programming in Objective-C, Sixth Edition

Programming in Objective-C, Sixth Edition

By: Stephen G. Kochan

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 03-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-NOV-2013

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Updated for OS X 10.9 Mavericks, iOS 7, and Xcode 5 Programming in Objective-C is a concise, carefully written tutorial on the basics of Objective-C and object-oriented programming for Apple's iOS and OS X platforms. The book makes no assumptions about prior experience with object-oriented programming languages or with the C language (which Objective-C is based upon). Because of this, both beginners and experienced programmers alike can use this book to quickly and effectively learn the fundamentals of Objective-C. Readers can also learn the concepts of object-oriented programming...

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Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

By: Aaron Hillegass; Mikey Ward

Publisher: Big Nerd Ranch Guides

Publication Date: 18-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 27-NOV-2013

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Want to write iOS apps or desktop Mac applications? This introduction to programming and the Objective-C language is your first step on the journey from someone who uses apps to someone who writes them. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular Objective-C Bootcamp, Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide covers C, Objective-C, and the common programming idioms that enable developers to make the most of Apple technologies. Compatible with Xcode 5, iOS 7, and OS X Mavericks (10.9), this guide features short chapters and an engaging style to keep you motivated and moving forward. At the...

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Head First iPhone and iPad Development, 3rd Edition

Head First iPhone and iPad Development, 3rd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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Have a killer app idea for iPhone and iPad? Head First iPhone and iPad Development will help you get your first application up and running in no time. You'll not only learn how to design for Apple's devices, you'll also master the iPhone SDK tools -- including Xcode -- and Objective-C programming principles to create eye-catching, top-selling apps....

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The Core iOS Developer’s Cookbook, Fifth Edition

The Core iOS Developer’s Cookbook, Fifth Edition

By: Erica Sadun; Rich Wardwell

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 26-NOV-2013

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Completely updated for iOS 7 and Xcode 5 This book brings together reliable, proven solutions for the heart of day-to-day iOS 7 development. Renowned  iOS programming expert Erica Sadun and top iOS developer Rich Wardwell cover all you need to create successful iOS 7 mobile apps with standard APIs and interface elements and take full advantage of iOS 7 graphics,  touches, and views. As in all of Sadun’s iOS bestsellers, The Core iOS Developer’s Cookbook translates modern best practices  into working code, distilling key concepts into concise recipes you can easily understand and apply...

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iOS 7 Programming Cookbook

iOS 7 Programming Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 14-SEP-2013

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Overcome the vexing issues you’re likely to face when creating apps for the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. With new and thoroughly revised recipes in this updated cookbook, you’ll quickly learn the steps necessary to work with the iOS 7 SDK—including ways to store and protect data, send and receive notifications, enhance and animate graphics, manage files and folders, and take advantage of UI Dynamics....

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iOS 7 Game Development

iOS 7 Game Development

By: Dmitry Volevodz

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 21-JAN-2014

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Develop powerful, engaging games with ready-to-use utilities from Sprite Kit Pen your own endless runner game using Apple’s new Sprite Kit framework Enhance your user experience with easy-to-use animations and particle effects using Xcode 5 Learn tips and tricks for tracking scores, authenticating players and expanding your leaderboards In Detail Sprite Kit, a new framework introduced in iOS7, has been designed as a built-in animation workflow for keyframing 2D animation without the need of engines such as Unity to serve as an intermediate. Sprite Kit enables the easy...

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Learning Core Data for iOS: A Hands-On Guide to Building Core Data Applications

Learning Core Data for iOS: A Hands-On Guide to Building Core Data Applications

By: Tim Roadley

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 22-JAN-2013

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Get Started Fast with iOS 7 Core Data App Development Covers iOS 7 and Xcode 5 This is the first Core Data book to fully reflect Apple’s latest platform innovations, including its dramatic¿ recent improvements to iCloud support. Hands-on from start to finish, it teaches you step-by-step as you create a modern data-driven iOS app using Storyboards, ARC, iOS 7, and Xcode 5. Tim Roadley introduces new patterns and best practices designed to overcome the frustrations of Core Data development. One step at a time, you’ll build and extend your skills--even mastering advanced techniques such as...

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Programming iOS 5, 2nd Edition

Programming iOS 5, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 22-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 15-FEB-2012

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Get a solid grounding in the fundamentals of Cocoa Touch—and avoid problems during iPhone and iPad app development. With this revised and expanded edition, you’ll dig into Cocoa and learn how to work effectively with Objective-C and Xcode. This book covers iOS 5 and Xcode 4.3 in a rigorous, orderly fashion—ideal whether you’re approaching iOS for the first time or need a reference to bolster existing skills....

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iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Fifth Edition

iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Fifth Edition

By: John Ray

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 14-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 09-JAN-2014

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Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5.x Covers iOS 7, Xcode 5.x, iPhone, iPad, and More! Additional files and updates available online In just 24 sessions of one hour each, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest handheld devices: the iPhone and iPad! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your iOS development environment to building great user interfaces, sensing motion to writing multitasking applications. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a...

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iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, 3rd Edition

iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, 3rd Edition

By: Joe Conway; Aaron Hillegass

Publisher: Big Nerd Ranch Guides

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 30-MAR-2012

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Winner of a 2012 Jolt Productivity Award! Updated and expanded to cover iOS 5 and Xcode 4.3,  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 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...

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Learning iOS Development: A Hands-on Guide to the Fundamentals of iOS Programming

Learning iOS Development: A Hands-on Guide to the Fundamentals of iOS Programming

By: Maurice Sharp; Erica Sadun; Rod Strougo

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 13-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 02-FEB-2013

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Covers iOS 7 and Xcode 5 Learning iOS Developmentis the perfect first book for every new iOS 7 developer. It delivers  a complete foundation for iOS development, including an introduction to the Objective-C language, Xcode development tools, best-practice user interface development, and best practices for all  aspects of app development and deployment. Throughout Learning iOS Development, you explore the iOS development process as you create  and expand a handy car valet app. The hands-on projects enable you to create meaningful code  as soon as possible, building confidence...

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Learn iOS 7 App Development

Learn iOS 7 App Development

By: James Bucanek

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 12-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 01-JAN-2014

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Learn iOS App Development is both a rapid tutorial and a useful reference. You'll quickly get up to speed with Objective-C, Cocoa Touch, and the iOS 7 SDK. It's an all-in-one getting started guide to building your first iPhone or iPad app. You'll learn best practices that ensure your code will be efficient and perform well, earning positive reviews on the iTunes App Store, and driving better search results and more revenue. The iOS 7 SDK offers powerful new features, and this book is the fastest path to mastering them—and the rest of the iOS SDK —for programmers with some experience who...

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Effective Objective-C 2.0: 52 Specific Ways to Improve Your iOS and OS X Programs

Effective Objective-C 2.0: 52 Specific Ways to Improve Your iOS and OS X Programs

By: Matt Galloway

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 16-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 24-FEB-2013

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Write Truly Great iOS and OS X Code with Objective-C 2.0! Effective Objective-C 2.0 will help you harness all of Objective-C’s expressive power to write OS X or iOS code that works superbly well in production environments. Using the concise, scenario-driven style pioneered in Scott Meyers’ best-selling Effective C++, Matt Galloway brings together 52 Objective-C best practices, tips, shortcuts, and realistic code examples that are available nowhere else. Through real-world examples, Galloway uncovers little-known Objective-C quirks, pitfalls, and intricacies that powerfully impact code...

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Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

By: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2014

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Full-color figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5. In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you can master the Objective-C language and start using it to write powerful native applications for even the newest Macs and iOS devices! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll get comfortable with Objective-C’s unique capabilities and Apple’s Xcode 5 development environment…make the most of Objective-C objects and messaging…work effectively with design patterns, collections, blocks, Foundation Classes, threading, Git…and a whole lot more. Every lesson builds on what...

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Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X, Fourth Edition

Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X, Fourth Edition

By: Aaron Hillegass; Adam Preble

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 09-NOV-2011

Insert Date: 23-NOV-2011

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The best-selling introduction to Cocoa, once again updated to cover the latest Mac programming technologies, and still enthusiastically recommended by experienced Mac OS X developers.  “Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X is considered by most to be the de-facto intro-to-OS X programming text.” —Bob Rudis, the Apple Blog “I would highly recommend this title to anyone interested in Mac development. Even if you own the previous edition, I think you’ll find the new and revised content well worth the price.” —Bob McCune, bobmccune.com  If you’re developing applications for Mac OS X, Cocoa®...

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iOS 7 Programming Fundamentals

iOS 7 Programming Fundamentals

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 18-SEP-2013

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If you want to build an app optimized for iPhone or iPad, you need a thorough understanding of the Objective-C language, the Cocoa API, and the Xcode development environment. This practical guide walks you through the fundamentals of these iOS building blocks, complete with easy-to-follow code examples....

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Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

By: Jack Nutting; Fredrik Olsson; David Mark; Jeff LaMarche

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 03-APR-2014

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The team that brought you the bestselling Beginning iPhone Development is back again for Beginning iOS 7 Development, bringing this definitive guide up-to-date with Apple's latest and greatest iOS 7 SDK, as well as with the latest version of Xcode. There's coverage of brand-new technologies, including a new chapter on Apple's Sprite Kit framework for game development, as well as significant updates to existing material. You'll have everything you need to create your very own apps for the latest iOS devices. Every single sample app in the book has been rebuilt from scratch using latest...

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Programming iOS 7, 4th Edition

Programming iOS 7, 4th Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 14-SEP-2013

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If you’re grounded in the basics of Objective-C and Xcode, this practical guide takes you through the components you need for building your own iOS apps. With examples from real apps and programming situations, you’ll learn how to create views, manipulate view controllers, and use iOS frameworks for adding features such as audio and video....

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iOS Game Development Cookbook

iOS Game Development Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

Insert Date: 12-APR-2014

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Want to build games with iOS technologies? This cookbook provides detailed recipes for a wide range of common iOS game-development issues, ranging from 2D and 3D math to Game Center integration, and OpenGL to performance. If you’re familiar with iOS and Objective-C, this is the problem-solving guide you want....