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Beginning OS X Lion Apps Development

Authors: Warner, Robert, Privat, Michael

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  • Beginning OS X Lion Apps Development begins with the basics of Objective-C and Cocoa, and then moves through all the topics necessary to build and publish your first successful Mac apps!

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About this book

With the Mac App Store launch in early 2011, a new age in Mac development began. Look for many of the cool apps for iPhone and iPad coming to an iMac or MacBook Pro near you!

Beginning OS X Lion Apps Development explains how to develop OS X Lion-based apps and publish them in the Mac App Store. It begins with the basics of Objective-C and Cocoa, and then moves through all the topics necessary to build and publish your first successful Mac apps!  

  • Get started with Objective-C and Xcode
  • Build your first complete apps that integrate well with Mac OS X
  • Publish your apps on the Mac App Store

If you're new to Mac or new to iPhone or iPad apps development, and looking to develop apps for the Macbook Pro or Mac desktop, this book is for you!

About the authors

Rob Warner is a senior technical staff member for Availity, LLC, based in Jacksonville, Florida, where he works with various teams and technologies to deliver solutions in the healthcare sector. He co-authored emThe Definitive Guide to SWT and JFace/em (Apress, 2004), and he blogs at a href="http://www.Grailbox.com"Grailbox.com/a. He earned his bachelor s degree in English from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He lives in Jacksonville with his wife, Sherry, and their five children.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Starting to Build a Graphing Calculator

    Privat, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 1-35

  • Laying Out the User Interface

    Privat, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 37-72

  • Handling User Input

    Privat, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 73-117

  • Pimp My UI

    Privat, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 119-182

  • User Preferences and the File System

    Privat, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 183-216

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3721-1
  • 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 978-1-4302-3720-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning OS X Lion Apps Development
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Robert Warner and Michael Privat
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3721-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3721-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3720-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 392
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