Sams Teach Yourself iPad Application Development in 24 Hours
The clear, easy-to-understand tutorial for developers who want to write software for today's hottest new device: Apple's iPad!
Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode
Covers iOS 3.2 and up
In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest tablet device: the iPad! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your Xcode development environment to utilizing the full iPad screen real estate for touchable interfaces, integrating maps and media, to improving the reliability and performance of your software. 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 iPad 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.
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Getting the Users Attention
Presenting Options with Popovers and Toolbars
Making Multivalue Choices with Pickers and Action Sheets
Focusing on Tasks with Modal Views
Implementing Multipleview Applications 15 Navigating Information Using Table Views and Split Viewbased Applications
Reading and Writing Application Data
Building Rotatable and Resizable User Interfaces
Extending the Touch Interface
ModelViewController Application Design
Working with Text Keyboards and Buttons
Handling Images Animation and Sliders
Using Advanced Interface Objects and Views
Sensing Movement with Accelerometer Input
Working with Rich Media
Interacting with Other Applications
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Sams Teach Yourself iPhone Application Development in 24 Hours
John Ray,Sean Johnson
Limited preview - 2009