Beginning iOS 4 Application Development

Front Cover
John Wiley & Sons, Sep 24, 2010 - Computers - 656 pages
The ideal starting point for creating apps using iOS 4

Written by an experienced Apple developer and trainer, this full-color reference serves as an ideal jumping point for creating applications for Apple’s iOS 4 that runs on the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. In addition to in-depth coverage of the iOS SDK, the book walks you through the various core aspects of iPhone and iPad development. You’ll learn how to take advantage of the tools provided by XCode and you’ll benefit from a solid introduction to Objective-C, which allows you to have a smooth transition to iPhone development from another platform. 

  • Offers a solid foundation for creating applications for Apple’s iOS 4
  • Covers all the new features of iOS 4 and provides a new applications template for developing iPad and iPhone apps
  • Addresses the new PopoverView for iPad apps
  • Shows how to develop background applications, which is one of the new features in iOS 4

Beginning iOS 4 Application Development is your ultimate resource for creating applications for Apple's iOS 4.


What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


About theAuthor
Accessing BuiltIn Applications
p2p wrox
WriteYour First Hello World
Views Outletsand Actions
ViewControllers The ViewBased Application Template
Keyboard Inputs
Detecting Touches
Apple Push Notification Service
Displaying Maps
Background Applications

Displaying and Persisting
Displaying Sections Summary
Application Preferences
Database Storage Using SQLite3
Simple Animations and Video
Testingon an ActualDevice
Registering Your Devices Creating an Application ID Creating a Provisioning Profile UnderstandingApplication IDandthe
GettingAround inXcode LaunchingXcode
Getting Around in Interface

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2010)

Wei-Meng Lee is a technologist and founder of Developer Learning Solutions, a technology company specializing in hands-on training in the latest Microsoft and Apple technologies. He is also the author of Beginning iPhone SDK Programming with Objective-C and Beginning iPad Application Development.

Bibliographic information