Learn Cocoa Touch for iOS

  • Authors
  • Jeff Kelley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 1-13
  3. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 15-40
  4. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 79-108
  5. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 109-139
  6. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 141-180
  7. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 181-208
  8. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 209-242
  9. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 243-275
  10. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 277-308
  11. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 309-349
  12. Jeff Kelley
    Pages 351-370
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 371-382

About this book


The Cocoa Touch frameworks and APIs are powerful tools for creating native iOS apps, and they're free with Xcode, Apple's development environment. If you've already gotten your feet wet with Objective-C, and you're ready to learn more about iOS development, then Learn Cocoa Touch for iOS is the book for you.

You'll learn on the job - building cool apps as you read through the book that will teach you what you need to know to use Cocoa Touch and prepare you for creating your own apps.

Learn Cocoa Touch for iOS shows you how to use frameworks like MapKit, Twitter, and MediaPlayer. You'll also learn about hardware APIs so you can get the most out of your accelerometer, camera, and more. You'll even learn about more advanced features like Grand Central Dispatch.

  • A home inventory management system
  • A live-updating Twitter client
  • A photo browser with an animated slideshow 
If you're ready for the next step toward becoming a Cocoa Touch master, this is the book for you.

Bibliographic information