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Objective-C for Absolute Beginners

iPhone, iPad and Mac Programming Made Easy

Authors: Bennett, Gary, Fisher, Mitchell, Lees, Brad

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  • Objective-C for Absolute Beginners, Second Edition teaches you how to program iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps using Objective-C, a powerful language with a rich set of developer tools.

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About this book

You have a great idea for an app, but where do you begin? Objective-C is the universal language of iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, and Objective-C for Absolute Beginners, Second Edition starts you on the path to mastering this language and its latest release.

Using a hands-on approach, you'll learn how to think in programming terms, how to use Objective-C to construct program logic, and how to synthesize it all into working apps. Gary Bennett, an experienced app developer and trainer, will guide you on your journey to becoming a successful app developer.

If you're looking to take the first step towards App Store success, Objective-C for Absolute Beginners is the place to start.

About the authors

Gary Bennett is president of xcelMe.com. xcelMe teaches iPhone/iPad programming courses online. Gary has taught hundreds of students how to develop iPhone/iPad apps, and has several very popular apps on the iTunes App Store. Gary's students have some of the best-selling apps on the iTunes App Store. Gary also worked for 25 years in the technology and defense industries. He served 10 years in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear engineer aboard two nuclear submarines. After leaving the Navy, Gary worked for several companies as a software developer, chief information officer, and resident. As CIO, he helped take VistaCare public in 2002. Gary also co-authored iPhone Cool Projects for Apress. Gary lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with his wife, Stefanie, and their four children.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Becoming a Great iOS or Mac Programmer

    Bennett, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 1-12

  • Programming Basics

    Bennett, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 13-37

  • It’s All About the Data

    Bennett, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 39-62

  • Making Decisions About...and Planning Program Flow

    Bennett, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 63-86

  • Object Oriented Programming with Objective-C

    Bennett, Gary (et al.)

    Pages 87-102

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3654-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3653-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Objective-C for Absolute Beginners
Book Subtitle
iPhone, iPad and Mac Programming Made Easy
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Gary Bennett and Mitchell Fisher and Brad Lees
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3654-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3654-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3653-5
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XIX, 340
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