Free Trial

Safari Books Online is a digital library providing on-demand subscription access to thousands of learning resources.

Help

Cocoa


1. 

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C, 4th Edition

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C, 4th Edition

By: ; ; Tim Nugent

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Get up to speed on Cocoa and Objective-C, and start developing applications on the iOS and OS X platforms. If you don’t have experience with Apple’s developer tools, no problem! From object-oriented programming to storing app data in iCloud, the fourth edition of this book covers everything you need to build apps for the iPhone, iPad, and Mac....

2. 

Learn Cocoa on the Mac, Second Edition

Learn Cocoa on the Mac, Second Edition

By: Jack Nutting; Peter Clark

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 29-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 12-JUN-2013

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

The Cocoa frameworks are some of the most powerful for creating native OS X apps available today. However, for a first-time Mac developer, just firing up Xcode 4 and starting to browse the documentation can be a daunting and frustrating task. The Objective-C class reference documentation alone would fill thousands of printed pages, not to mention all the other tutorials and guides included with Xcode. Where do you start? Which classes are you going to need to use? How do you use Xcode and the rest of the tools? Learn Cocoa for the Mac, Second Edition, completely revised for OS X Mountain...

3. 

Programmation Cocoa sous Mac OS X, 3e édition

Programmation Cocoa sous Mac OS X, 3e édition

By: Aaron Hillegass

Publisher: Pearson France

Publication Date: 21-NOV-2008

Insert Date: 22-NOV-2012

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Que vous développiez déjà des applications pour Mac OS X ou que vous débutiez, Programmation Cocoa sous Mac OS X est l'ouvrage qu'il vous faut. Considéré comme LA référence en matière de programmation Mac, ce manuel, conçu sous la forme d'un tutoriel, vous guidera tout au long des étapes qui vous permettront de comprendre la programmation Cocoa. Avec de nombreux exercices, dont la clarté et l'exactitude ont été éprouvées lors de sessions de formation, cet ouvrage traite l'essentiel du développement d'applications pour Mac OS X et constitue une ressource indispensable à tout programmeur...

4. 

Cocoa-Programmierung

Cocoa-Programmierung

By: Daniel H. Steinberg

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 30-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 07-MAR-2012

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Mit dem Apple Framework Cocoa können mächtige und gleichzeitig ausgesprochen ansprechende Applikationen für die Mac OS X-Plattform, für das iPhone und für das iPad erstellt werden. Mit Cocoa-Programmierung lernt der Leser den cleveren Einsatz des Apple-Entwicklungswerkzeuges, um eigene Interfaces zu erstellen, den Code zu schreiben und das passende Datenmodell dafür zu entwerfen. Das Buch führt den Leser auch in das Objective-C 2.0-Konzept ein und erläutert, wie es mit der Cococa-Entwicklung zusammenhängt....

5. 

Rough Cuts
More Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

More Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

By: 

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 08-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 22-JUL-2011

Table of Contents • Start Reading

This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. There's a fast growing audience of Mac OS X developers who are getting comfortable with Apple's Cocoa framework and now want to take their skills to the next level. Many of them began with Aaron Hillegass's classic book, Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X. Now, in More Cocoa Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide, Hillegass and colleague Juan Pablo Claude show experienced Cocoa developers how to build Cocoa applications that work better and do more than ever before. Starting from a basic sample application, you will walk through adding powerful...

6. 

Professional Cocoa® Application Security

Professional Cocoa® Application Security

By: 

Publisher: Wrox

Publication Date: 08-JUN-2010

Insert Date: 17-FEB-2011

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

The first comprehensive security resource for Mac and iPhone developers The Mac platform is legendary for security, but consequently, Apple developers have little appropriate security information available to help them assure that their applications are equally secure. This Wrox guide provides the first comprehensive go-to resource for Apple developers on the available frameworks and features that support secure application development. While Macs are noted for security, developers still need to design applications for the Mac and the iPhone with security in mind; this guide offers...

7. 

Cocoa® Programming for Mac OS® X For Dummies®

Cocoa® Programming for Mac OS® X For Dummies®

By: 

Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2009

Insert Date: 03-JUN-2010

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Cocoa programming is not only the favored development environment for Mac OS X, it’s also a primary tool for creating iPhone and iPod Touch software. That makes this a great time to learn Cocoa, and Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X For Dummies is the ideal place to start! This book gives you a solid foundation in Cocoa and the unusual syntax of Objective-C. You’ll learn what’s new in Cocoa frameworks and create an application step by step. For example, you can: See how Xcode underlies your applications as the main component of Apple’s IDE Examine the basics of the Objective-C...

8. 

Sams Teach Yourself Cocoa Touch™ Programming in 24 Hours

Sams Teach Yourself Cocoa Touch™ Programming in 24 Hours

By: 

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 16-DEC-2009

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

In Full Color Code samples are syntax highlighted as in Xcode!! In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, learn how to build powerful mobile applications with Apple’s Cocoa Touch technology for the iPhone and iPod touch! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from handling user interaction and building effective user interfaces to accessing the Internet, playing media, and using the iPhone and iPod touch’s incredible sensing capabilities. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a...

9. 

Cocoa® Programming Developer’s Handbook, Second Edition

Cocoa® Programming Developer’s Handbook, Second Edition

By: 

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 07-DEC-2009

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

The Cocoa programming environment—Apple’s powerful set of clean, object-oriented APIs—is increasingly becoming the basis of almost all contemporary Mac OS X development. With its long history of constant refinement and improvement, Cocoa has matured into a sophisticated programming environment that can make Mac OS X application development quick, efficient, and even fun. Yet for all its refined elegance and ease of use, the staggering size of the Cocoa family of APIs and the vast magnitude of the official documentation can be intimidating to even seasoned programmers. To help Mac OS X...

10. 

Cocoa Recipes for Mac OS X: The Vermont Recipes, Second Edition

Cocoa Recipes for Mac OS X: The Vermont Recipes, Second Edition

By: 

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 23-MAR-2010

Insert Date: 20-NOV-2009

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Completely revised edition, now covering Snow Leopard! Springing from the original Vermont Recipes Web site, where many of today’s Cocoa developers got their start, Cocoa Recipes for Mac OS X, Second Edition is a programming cookbook that shows you how to create a complete Mac OS X application. In this updated edition, author Bill Cheeseman employs a practical, step-by-step method for building a program from start to finish using the Cocoa frameworks. He begins by creating the project using Xcode and designing and building the user interface with Interface Builder, and then he fills in...

11. 

Cocoa and Objective-C: Up and Running

Cocoa and Objective-C: Up and Running

By: 

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 23-APR-2010

Insert Date: 16-SEP-2009

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Learn the tools most essential for building high-quality applications for Mac OS X, iPhone, and iPod touch. This thorough introduction to Apple's Cocoa programming environment and its Objective-C language quickly gets you up to speed with step-by-step tutorials, hands-on tasks, and numerous examples. With clear instruction from Scott Stevenson, the Cocoa programmer behind Cocoa Dev Central, you'll learn just enough foundation and theory to ground you before jumping right into building applications, managing events, creating GUIs, and more with Cocoa and the Application Kit. You also get...

12. 

Cocoa Design Patterns

Cocoa Design Patterns

By: 

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 02-JUN-2008

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

“Next time some kid shows up at my door asking for a code review, this is the book that I am going to throw at him.” –Aaron Hillegass, founder of Big Nerd Ranch, Inc., and author of Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X Unlocking the Secrets of Cocoa and Its Object-Oriented Frameworks Mac and iPhone developers are often overwhelmed by the breadth and sophistication of the Cocoa frameworks. Although Cocoa is indeed huge, once you understand the object-oriented patterns it uses, you’ll find it remarkably elegant, consistent, and simple. Cocoa Design Patterns begins with the mother of all...

13. 

Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X, Third Edition

Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X, Third Edition

By: Aaron Hillegass

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 05-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 29-APR-2008

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

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. “Aaron’s book is the gold standard for Mac OS X programming books—beautifully written, and thoughtfully sculpted. The best book on Leopard development.” —Scott Stevenson, www.theocacao.com “This is the first book I’d recommend for anyone wanting to learn Cocoa from scratch. Aaron’s one of the few (perhaps only) full-time professional Cocoa instructors, and his teaching experience shows in the book.” —Tim...

14. 

Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X

Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X

By: 

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 03-DEC-2001

Insert Date: 15-DEC-2004

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

The practical guide everyone says you need! "The most comprehensive guide to developing Cocoa available. For the developer new to Cocoa, it provides an excellent introduction that will lead to success with the world's best object-oriented development tools. For those familiar with Cocoa, the excellent organization and presentation make the book invaluable as a reference tool." --Bill Bumgarner, Cofounder, CodeFab With the arrival of Mac OS X, Apple now has a modern operating system that calls for advanced programming capability. To take full advantage of the exciting and innovative...

15. 

COCOA PROGRAMMING FOR MAC OS X SECOND EDITION

COCOA PROGRAMMING FOR MAC OS X SECOND EDITION

By: 

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 30-APR-2004

Insert Date: 15-SEP-2004

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

A new edition of this title is available, ISBN-10: 0321503619 ISBN-13: 9780321503619 The highly acclaimed introduction to Cocoa–recommended most by experienced Mac OS X developers now updated and expanded. Here's what critics said about the first edition: "Reading this book is the absolute best way to learn how to harness the power of this amazing technology." –Andrew Stone, President, Stone Design, www.stone.com "Make sure this is the first one you pick up. It's the best book for a beginning Cocoa programmer." –From the review on HyperJeff.net& "I love this book. The descriptions...

16. 

Cocoa in a Nutshell

Cocoa in a Nutshell

By: ;

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 19-MAY-2003

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2003

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Cocoa® is more than just a collection of classes, and is certainly more than a simple framework. Cocoa is a complete API set, class library, framework, and development environment for building applications and tools to run on Mac OS® X. With over 240 classes, Cocoa is divided into two essential frameworks: Foundation and Application Kit. Above all else, Cocoa is a toolkit for creating Mac OS X application interfaces, and it provides access to all of the standard Aqua® interface components such as menus, toolbars, windows, buttons, to name a few. Cocoa in a Nutshell begins with a complete...

17. 

Cocoa® Programming

Cocoa® Programming

By: 

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 20-SEP-2002

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2003

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Cocoa Programming is a comprehensive work that starts as a fast-paced introduction to the OS architecture and the Cocoa language for programmers new to the environment. The more advanced sections of the book will show the reader how to create Cocoa applications using Objective-C, to modify the views, integrate multimedia, and access networks. The final sections explain how to extend system applications and development tools in order to create your own frameworks....

18. 

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C, 2nd Edition

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C, 2nd Edition

By: Apple Computer Inc;

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 20-SEP-2002

Insert Date: 03-OCT-2002

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Learning Cocoa with Objective-C is the "must-have" book for people who want to develop applications for Mac OS X, and is the only book approved and reviewed by Apple engineers. Based on the Jaguar release of Mac OS X 10.2, this edition of Learning Cocoa includes examples that use the Address Book and Universal Access APIs. Also included is a handy quick reference card, charting Cocoa's Foundation and AppKit frameworks, along with an Appendix that includes a listing of resources essential to any Cocoa developer--beginning or advanced. Completely revised and updated, this 2nd edition begins...

19. 

Building Cocoa Applications: A Step by Step Guide

Building Cocoa Applications: A Step by Step Guide

By: ;

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2002

Insert Date: 26-SEP-2002

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Cocoa is an object-oriented development environment available in Apple's Mac OS X environment. Mac OS X, a unified operating system and graphical operating environment, is the fastest growing Unix variant on the market today. Hard-core Unix programmers, developers who cut their teeth on classic Mac operating systems, and developers who cherished NeXTSTEP, the decade-old system on which today's Cocoa is based -- all are flocking to Cocoa, and they need a lot more practical information than is currently available from Apple. There is a lot to learn. Building Cocoa Applications is an ideal book...

20. 

Learning Cocoa

Learning Cocoa

By: Apple Computer Inc

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2001

Insert Date: 26-SEP-2002

Slots: 1.0

Table of Contents • Start Reading

Cocoa™ is one of the principal application environments for Mac® OS X. Among Cocoa's many attributes, its advanced object-oriented APIs allow you to develop in both Java and Objective-C. This revolutionary new way of developing sophisticated applications for the Macintosh is both powerful and easy. With Learning Cocoa you'll become familiar with Cocoa application development, using Objective C, not merely by reading, but by doing. The book begins with a discussion of essential object-oriented programming concepts for those with no previous experience. It proceeds through an introduction to...