iOS 5 Recipes pp 125-162 | Cite as

Location Recipes

  • Shawn Grimes
  • Colin Francis


The Core Location framework provides a new way to provide information to applications that is relevant to where the device is geographically located. With the features of this framework, your application can accurately tell where a device is located and even what direction it is facing. There is a variety of applications that have successfully seized opportunities to utilize location-aware information, such as Facebook and Foursquare. iOS 5 continues to improve on the possibilities available and provides new features to convert human-readable locations into geographical locations.


Location Service Location Update Region Monitoring Location Recipe Tracking Service 
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© Shawn Grimes and Colin Francis 2012

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  • Shawn Grimes
  • Colin Francis

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