Beginning PhoneGap is a definitive, one-of-a-kind book that teaches the fundamentals and strategies behind cross-platform mobile application development. Instead of learning languages like Objective-C, focus on building apps from day one for Android, iOS, Blackberry, WebOS and Symbianwithout the complexities of these platforms.
Objective-C is today's fastest growing programming language, at least in part due to the popularity of Apple's Mac, iPhone and iPad. Beginning Objective-C is for you if you have some programming experience but you're new to the Objective-C programming language.
This book is the game-specific equivalent of Beginning iPhone 3 Development: Exploring the iPhone SDK, providing you with the same easy-to-follow, step-by-step approach, more deep technical insights, and that familiar friendly style.
The team that brought you the bestselling Beginning iPhone Development, the book that taught the world to program on the iPhone, has been transformed to deliver the same excellent introduction to iPhone and iOS programming using Swift. Beginning iPhone Development with Swift introduces you to Swift in this definitive guide up-to-date with Apple's latest and greatest new iOS 8 and its SDK, as well as with the latest version of Xcode 6. (Source code now updated to reflect Xcode 6.1.1!)
Are you a programmer looking for a new challenge? Does the thought of building your very own iPhone app make your heart race and your pulse quicken? If so, then Beginning iPhone Development is just the book for you.
Assuming only a minimal working knowledge of Objective-C and written in a friendly, easy-to-follow style, Beginning iPhone 3 Development: Exploring the iPhone SDK offers a complete soup-to-nuts course in iPhone and iPod touch programming.
The same great best-selling coverage presented in Beginning iPhone 3 Developmentbut this time, it's all about Apple's iPad. You'll learn everything you need to make the iPad app that everyone's talking about.
For the beginner who has never programmed, Beginning iOS Storyboarding shows, in simple English, how to extract those cool and innovative app ideas you have in your head into a working app ready for sale on the iTunes App Store.
Beginning iOS Social Games is your concise introduction to iOS social and other networked gaming app development using iOS Game Center, Game Kit, Store Kit, AirPlay, iOS 7 Game Controllers, iTunes App Store and integrating with social networks/media like Facebook and Twitter.