search for books and compare prices
cover image
Sams Teach Yourself iOS 5: Application Development in 24 Hours
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Paperback
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Sams
Publication date October 15, 2010
Pages 691
Binding Paperback
Edition 2
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780672332203
ISBN-10 0672332205
Dimensions 1.50 by 7 by 9.25 in.
Weight 2.85 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $39.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Sams Teach Yourself iPhone® Application Development

Second Edition

 

John Ray

 

Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode

Covers iOS 4.0 and up, and iPhone 4

Additional files and updates available online

 

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest mobile device: the iPhone! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your iPhone development environment to building great user interfaces, sensing motion to writing multitasking applications. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success!

 

Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common iOS development tasks.

 

Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge.

 

By the Way notes present interesting information related to the discussion.

 

Did You Know? tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks.

 

Watch Out! cautions alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them.

 

Printed in full color—figures and code appear as they do in Xcode

  • Covers iOS 4.0 and up
  • Learn the features of Xcode 3.2 and Interface Builder
  • Prepare your system and iPhone for efficient development
  • Get started quickly with Apple’s Objective-C and Cocoa Touch
  • Understand the Model-View-Controller (MVC) development paradigm
  • Design highly usable applications with interactive widgets and web-connected interfaces
  • Use Table views to navigate structured data
  • Build rotatable and resizable user interfaces
  • Read and write data and create System Setting plug-ins
  • Use the iPhone’s media playback and recording capabilities
  • Create map and location-based (GPS) services
  • Sense motion and orientation with the iPhone’s accelerometer and the iPhone 4 gyroscope
  • Create universal applications that run on the iPhone and iPad
  • Write background-aware multitasking applications
  • Distribute your applications through the App Store

 

http://teachyourselfiphone.com



Editions
Paperback
Book cover for 9780672332203 Book cover for 9780672335761
 
3 edition from Sams (December 30, 2011); titled "Sams Teach Yourself Ios 5: Application Development in 24 Hours"
9780672335761 | details & prices | 704 pages | 7.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.24 lbs | List price $44.99
About: In just 24 sessions of one hour each, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest handheld devices: the iPhone and iPad!
The price comparison is for this edition
2 edition from Sams (October 15, 2010); titled "Sams Teach Yourself iOS 5: Application Development in 24 Hours"
9780672332203 | details & prices | 691 pages | 7.00 × 9.25 × 1.50 in. | 2.85 lbs | List price $39.99
About: Sams Teach Yourself iPhone® Application Development Second Edition   John Ray   Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode Covers iOS 4.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.