Objective-C for Absolute Beginners: iPhone, iPad and Mac Programming Made Easy, 3rd Edition

Objective-C for Absolute Beginners: iPhone, iPad and Mac Programming Made Easy, 3rd EditionReviews
Author: Gary Bennett, Brad Lees, Mitchell Fisher
Pub Date: 2016
ISBN: 978-1-4842-1903-4
Pages: 300
Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 15 Mb


You have a great idea for an app, but how do you bring it to fruition? Objective-C is the universal language of iPhone, iPad, and Mac apps, and this book starts you on the path to mastering this language and its latest release, and also addresses how to mix Swift with Objective-C.
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, Third edition is the place to start.
What You Will Learn:

  • The fundamentals of computer programming: how to understand variables, design data structures, and work with file systems
  • The logic of object-oriented programming: how to use Classes, Objects, and Methods

Everyone! This book is for anyone who wants to learn to develop apps for the iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Watch using the Objective-C programming language. No previous programming experience is necessary!


Table of Contents

1: Becoming a Great iOS or Mac Programmer
2: Programming Basics
3: It’s All About the Data
4: Making Decisions About…and Planning Program Flow
5: Object-Oriented Programming with Objective-C
6: Learning Objective-C and Xcode
7: Objective-C Classes, Objects, and Methods
8: Programming Basics in Objective-C
9: Comparing Data
10: Creating User Interfaces
11: Storing Information
12: Protocols and Delegates
13: Introducing the Xcode Debugger