The Cocoa Touch frameworks and APIs are powerful tools for creating native iOS apps, and they're free with Xcode, Apple's development environment. If you've already gotten your feet wet with Objective-C, and you're ready to learn more about iOS development, then Learn Cocoa Touch for iOS is the book for you.
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Part I: Cocoa Overview and Foundation Chapter 1. Introduction to Cocoa Section 1.1. The Mac OS X Programming Environment Section 1.2. Cocoa Defined Section 1.3. The Cocoa Frameworks Section 1.4. Languages Section 1.5. The Foundation Framework Section 1.6. The Application Kit Framework
Chapter 2. Cocoa Development Tools Section 2.1. Installing the Developer Tools Section 2.2. Interface Builder Section 2.3. Other Tools Section 2.4. Exercises
Chapter 3. Object-Oriented Programming with Objective-C Section 3.1. Introducing Objects Section 3.2.
The Cocoa frameworks are some of the most powerful frameworks for creating native desktop applications available on any platform today, and Apple gives them away, along with the Xcode development environment, for free! However, for a first-time Mac developer, just firing up Xcode and starting to browse the documentation can be a daunting 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.
Milestone 8: It aims to assess the capacity of Can Tho, NLU and WASI staff:
• Design, install and advise the use of appropriate drying and farmers
• Skill in establishing and management of taste panels, cocoa sense analysis
and biometry procedures.
• Analyze and report test farm in Ben Tre, Tay Nguyen and
Successful sites, including financial analysis of farmers oriented quality cocoa
The Government of Vietnam is focusing on cocoa quality and Vietnam has set a goal to have 10,000 hectares of cocoa plantation in 2010. This is mainly aimed at the Central Highlands and Mekong River Delta. These are priority areas for the CARD project. Crucialthat Vietnam produces high-quality cocoa fermentation that can improve income for farmers in Vietnam. The best way to ensure the properties are of good quality staff training relevant Vietnamese institutions assess the quality of cocoa fermentation and drying method.
Cocoa Programming is powerful because Daniel Steinberg teaches us the brilliant way Cocoa and Objective C are constructed and commonly used—just what you’d expect from a seasoned, native, local resident. Eric Freeman Author, Head First Design Patterns Over the years, as a programmer experienced in many different languages and paradigms, I’ve come to dread the process of learning new programming languages and technologies.
Beginning Mac Programming takes you through concrete, working examples, giving you the core concepts and principles of development in context so you will be ready to build the applications you've been imagining. It introduces you to Objective-C and the Cocoa framework in clear, easy-to-understand lessons, and demonstrates how you can use them together to write for the Mac, as well as the iPhone and iPod.
Beginning Mac Programming takes you through concrete, working examples, giving you the core concepts and principles of development in context so you will be ready to build the applications you’ve been imagining. It introduces you to Objective-C and the Cocoa framework in clear, easy-to-understand lessons, and demonstrates how you can use them together to write for the Mac, as well as the iPhone and iPod.
Welcome to Learn Objective-C on the Mac! This book is designed to teach you the basics of the
Objective-C language. Objective-C is a superset of C and is the language used by many (if not
most) applications that have a true OS X or iOS look and feel.
In addition to presenting Objective-C, this book introduces you to its companion, Apple’s Cocoa
(for OS X) and Cocoa Touch (for iOS) toolkits. Cocoa and Cocoa Touch are written in Objective-C
and contain all the elements of the OS X and iOS user interfaces, plus a whole lot more. Once
you learn Objective-C, you’ll be ready to dive...
Creating hybrid iPhone applications reduces creation time and the learning curve required to get your application into the hands of your customers, because you don’t have to learn Objective-C or have an intimate knowledge of the Cocoa frameworks...
Welcome to Learning Quartz Composer! We guarantee this will be the most fun geek
book you have read, and by the end your digital world will be a better-looking place.
Whether you dream of live visuals, interactive installations, Cocoa apps, dashboard
widgets, or extra awesomeness for your film and motion graphics projects, Quartz
Composer will enable you to develop beautiful solutions in amazingly short periods
Representing one of the most important lifestyle factors, diet can strongly influence
the incidence and onset of cardiovascular disease and neurodegenerative disorders.
Recent dietary intervention studies in several mammalian species, including humans,
with flavonoid-rich foods, in particular Vitis vinifera (grape), Camellia sinensis (tea),
Theobroma cacao (cocoa), and Vaccinium spp. (blueberry), have indicated an ability
of these dietary components to improve memory and learning.
So how do you build an application for the iPhone and iPad? Don’t you need to spend years learning complicated programming languages? What about Objective-C and Cocoa touch? The answer is that you don’t need to know any of those things! Anybody can start building simple apps for the iPhone and iPad, and this book will show you how.
This update of an Apress bestseller walks you through creating your first app, using plain English and practical examples using the iOS 6 software development platform and more.
Jazz up your iPhone and iPad apps with some slick graphics and animation—and keep users from looking elsewhere. This short and concise book shows developers with even little Cocoa programming experience how to create impressive graphics and animation effects with relatively easy coding. Learn how to incorporate smooth animations and draw images in your apps to achieve the classy look you want.
For developers who have learned the elegant and highly productive Ruby language, it can be a real drag to switch back to a traditional static programming tool like Objective-C. MacRuby, a Ruby 1.9 implementation that sits directly on the Mac OS X core, gives Rubyists the potential to code Cocoa apps without sacrificing the language features they've come to depend on.
Get a solid grounding in all the fundamentals of Cocoa Touch, and avoid problems during iPhone and iPad app development. With Programming iOS 4, you'll dig into Cocoa and learn how to work effectively with Objective-C and Xcode. This book covers iOS 4 in a rigorous, orderly fashion—ideal whether you’re approaching iOS for the first time or need a reference to bolster existing skills.
Get a solid grounding in all the fundamentals of Cocoa Touchâ€”and avoid problems during iPhone and iPad app development. With this revised and updated edition, youâ€™ll learn how to work effectively with Objective-C and Xcode, using iOS 5 and Xcode 4.2 features, such as ARC memory management, storyboards, Core Image filters, and Emitter layers. This book covers iOS 5 in a rigorous, orderly fashionâ€”ideal whether youâ€™re approaching iOS for the first time or need a reference to bolster existing skills.