Learning Core Data for iOS A Hands-On Guide to Building by Tim Roadley

By Tim Roadley

This can be the 1st middle facts publication to completely replicate Apple’s most up-to-date platform concepts, together with its dramatic fresh advancements to iCloud help. Hands-on from begin to end, it teaches you step by step as you create a latest data-driven iOS app utilizing Storyboards, ARC, iOS 7, and Xcode five. Tim Roadley introduces new styles and top practices designed to beat the frustrations of middle info improvement. One step at a time, you’ll construct and expand your talents even gaining knowledge of complicated suggestions resembling complicated version migration, deep reproduction, history processing, and integration with Dropbox, StackMob, and iCloud.

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RubyMotion by Clay Allsopp

By Clay Allsopp

Make attractive apps with attractive code: use the stylish and concise Ruby programming language with RubyMotion to jot down really local iOS apps with much less code whereas having extra enjoyable. you are going to examine the necessities of making nice apps, and via the tip of this booklet, you will have outfitted an absolutely practical API-driven app. even if you are a newcomer trying to find a substitute for Objective-C or a hardened Rails veteran, RubyMotion enables you to create lovely apps without compromise in functionality or developer happiness.

Developers drawn to local iOS app improvement were constrained to the boundaries of Objective-C and Xcode--until RubyMotion got here alongside. RubyMotion permits you do complete iOS improvement utilizing Ruby. you will have entry to universal instruments resembling Rake and RubyGems and will assemble Ruby code into local purposes. RubyMotion even comes with a Ruby console priceless for reside coding and interactive debugging. and because RubyMotion is outfitted on most sensible of the Objective-C runtime, you should use all of Apple's libraries and so much third-party code along Ruby classes.

This publication takes you from 0 wisdom of iOS improvement to development an app that screens information regarding shades utilizing an online provider API. you are going to paintings via every one subject with a small instance app that covers simply enough to get you accustomed to the innovations you want to get genuine paintings done.

You'll begin with simply drawing containers at the reveal, yet you will speedy upload animations, a navigation stack, and high-performance desk perspectives. you will peek into much less obvious elements, resembling utilizing Ruby metaprogramming to create JSON-based versions. you will use a few really worthy universal Ruby concepts which are basically attainable in RubyMotion, similar to writing computerized unit exams with an RSpec-like framework.

Using either Apple's latest libraries and clean, community-driven RubyMotion initiatives, you can be good in your method to writing real-world apps.

What You Need:

A Macintosh operating OS X 10.7 or later is needed to put in RubyMotion. RubyMotion is a advertisement product and at present requires a bought license. event with the Ruby language and Ruby instruments like RubyGems and Rake are suggested.

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Numbers for iPad: Visual QuickStart Guide by Chris Fehily

By Chris Fehily

Visible QuickStart publications, designed in an enticing educational and reference layout, are the fastest, simplest, and so much thorough approach to examine purposes, initiatives, and applied sciences. The visible QuickStart courses are the shrewdpermanent choice—they consultant the learner with a pleasant and supportive process. The visible presentation (with copious screenshots) and centred discussions via subject and initiatives make studying a breeze and take you to precisely what you need to learn.

The iPad, with its spacious monitor and robust number of apps, is the ideal gadget for developing content material. you could construct robust shows, layout appealing layouts, and create dynamic charts and tables.  during this ebook, readers gets transparent and to-the-point guide on tips to construct charts and tables and get the main out of the Numbers spreadsheet for the iPad.

  • Install the Numbers app.
  • Use the mutitouch interface to go into and paintings with data.
  • Create tables and charts.
  • Apply templates and upload pictures in your work.
  • Share your paintings with others.
  • Work with facts created with different spreadsheets.

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Android Wireless Application Development, 2nd Edition by Shane Conder

By Shane Conder

Android™ instant software improvement moment EditionThe start-to-finish advisor to Android software improvement: vastly up-to-date for the latest SDKs and developer techniques!This booklet promises the entire updated info, confirmed code, and top practices you want to create and marketplace profitable cellular apps with the most recent types of Android. Drawing on their huge event with cellular and instant improvement, Lauren Darcey and Shane Conder conceal each step: suggestion, layout, coding, trying out, packaging, and supply. The authors introduce the Android platform, clarify the rules of powerful Android program layout, and current today’s top practices for crafting powerful consumer interfaces. subsequent, they provide distinctive assurance of every key Android API, together with facts garage, networking, telephony, location-based prone, multimedia, 3D portraits, and hardware.Every bankruptcy of this variation has been up to date for the latest Android SDKs, instruments, utilities, and undefined. All pattern code has been overhauled and validated on top units from a number of businesses, together with HTC, Motorola, and ARCHOS. Many new examples were extra, together with entire new purposes. This re-creation additionally addsNine new chapters overlaying net APIs, the Android NDK, extending program succeed in, dealing with clients, facts synchronization, backups, complicated consumer enter, and extra enormously multiplied assurance of Android show up documents, content material services, app layout, and trying out New assurance of scorching issues like Bluetooth, gestures, voice attractiveness, App Widgets, stay folders, reside wallpapers, and worldwide seek up to date 3D pics programming assurance reflecting OpenGL ES 2.0 An all-new bankruptcy on tackling cross-device compatibility concerns, from designing for the smallest telephones to the large new drugs hitting the marketplace much more counsel and tips to assist you layout, enhance, and attempt functions for various units a brand new appendix choked with Eclipse counsel and tips This ebook is an imperative source for each member of the Android improvement staff: software program builders with all degrees of cellular event, group leaders and undertaking managers, testers and QA experts, software program architects, or even agents

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 for Dummies by Dan Gookin

By Dan Gookin

A full-color reference for purchasing the main from your Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1!A sizeable development over the unique Galaxy Tab, the 10.1 makes use of the newest model of the Android working process and is a 4G LTE cellular gadget. those upgrades—along with many others, together with the higher reveal caliber, greater internet searching with Flash, and higher multitasking capabilities—are all coated during this enjoyable and pleasant consultant to the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. every thing from how-to themes to the main valuable gains to worthwhile tips and methods, this functional consultant exhibits you the way to get the main out of this state of the art device.Details how the Galaxy Tab 10.1 is going one step additional than the iPad with cell communications plus video chat and conferencingExplains intimately how to define your means round the Galaxy Tab 10.1Covers e-mailing, internet shopping, utilizing the electronic library, connecting with pals within the galaxy, taking images with the digital camera, and having fun with musicHighlights tips to customise your Galaxy Tab 10.1 in order that it is correct to your needsSamsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 For Dummies is must-have examining for somebody who desires to transcend the fundamentals and discover one other galaxy of pill computing!

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Automating ActionScript Projects with Eclipse and Ant by Sidney de Koning

By Sidney de Koning

Automating repetitive programming initiatives is less complicated than many Flash/AS3 builders imagine. With the Ant construct device, the Eclipse IDE, and this concise consultant, you could arrange your individual "ultimate improvement desktop" to code, assemble, debug, and installation initiatives speedier. You’ll additionally start with versioning platforms, comparable to Subversion and Git. Create a constant workflow for a number of machines, or maybe whole departments, with assistance from large Ant code samples. so that it will paintings smarter and take your abilities to a brand new point, this booklet gets you at the highway to automation—with Ant.Set up your Eclipse paintings setting with Eclipse plugins, together with the FDT code editor and the Mylyn job supervisor let numerous builders to paintings at the related venture at the same time with a versioning approach stroll during the fundamentals of Ant, and use pattern code to create your first script bring together and debug your Ant construct with FDT or the Flex SDK follow Ant to cellular improvement for either the Android Platform and iOS, utilizing the Android SDK and Adobe Air

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The Droid Pocket Guide by Jason D. O'Grady

By Jason D. O'Grady

Here's your crucial significant other to the Android-powered Droid telephone. The Droid Pocket advisor, moment version, steers you thru tips on how to:

  • Set up and quick begin utilizing your Droid smartphone.
  • Make and obtain calls and textual content messages.
  • Send e-mail and synchronize your mail together with your Gmail account.
  • Surf the internet with the integrated Android browser.
  • Search y our cellphone and the net by way of voice.
  • Browse and obtain apps int he Android Marketi.
  • Find your home on the planet, utilizing the phone's GPS and Google Maps Navigation.
  • Keep tune of your contacts and calendar--and, in fact, sync your cellphone along with your Google account.
  • Shoot and immediately evaluation photographs and movies with the integrated camera.

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Core Data by Tutorials: iOS 8 and Swift Edition by Aaron Douglas, Saul Mora, Matthew Morey, Visit Amazon's

By Aaron Douglas, Saul Mora, Matthew Morey, Visit Amazon's Pietro Rea Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Pietro Rea,

Learn center info with quick! Take regulate of your information in iOS apps utilizing center info, via a chain of top of the range hands-on tutorials.

Start with with the fundamentals like establishing your individual center information Stack all of the technique to complex subject matters like syncing with iCloud, migration, functionality, multithreading, and extra! by way of the top of this ebook, you’ll have hands-on event with center facts and should be able to use it on your personal apps.

Who This publication Is For:This publication is for intermediate iOS builders who already understand the fundamentals of iOS and fast improvement yet are looking to how you can use center information to save lots of facts of their apps.

Topics lined in middle facts by way of Tutorials:

  • Your First center facts App: You’ll click on File\New undertaking and write a center information app from scratch!
  • NSManagedObject Subclasses: create your individual subclasses of NSManagedObject - the bottom info garage type in center Data.
  • The center information Stack: learn the way the most items in center information interact, so that you can circulate from the starter Xcode template for your personal system.
  • Intermediate Fetching: This bankruptcy covers tips to fetch information with middle information - fetch requests, predicates, sorting and asynchronous fetching.
  • NSFetchedResultsController: how to make middle info play well with desk perspectives utilizing NSFetchedResultsController!
  • Versioning and Migration: during this bankruptcy, you’ll the way to migrate your user’s facts as they improve via varied models of your facts model.
  • with iCloud: tips on how to make your apps synchronize throughout units, utilizing the facility of iCloud!
  • Unit Tests: during this bankruptcy, you’ll how one can manage a attempt setting for middle information and notice examples of the way to check your models.
  • Measuring and Boosting Performance: find out how to degree your app’s functionality with a number of Xcode instruments and care for sluggish spots on your code.
  • Multiple controlled item Contexts: find out how a number of controlled item contexts can enhance functionality and make for purifier code.


The iOS educational crew takes delight in ensuring every one instructional we write holds to the top criteria of caliber. we'd like our tutorials to be good written, effortless to stick with, and enjoyable. And we don’t are looking to simply skim the outside of an issue – we wish to fairly dig into it, so that you can actually know how it really works and follow the data without delay on your personal apps.

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The iOS Apprentice: Beginning iOS Development with Swift by Matthijs Hollemans

By Matthijs Hollemans

Striped dolphins dwell to approximately 55-60 years of age, can go back and forth in pods numbering in
the millions and will dive to depths of seven hundred m to feed on fish, cephalopods and
crustaceans. child dolphins do not sleep for a whole a month after they’re born. That
puts or 3 sleepless nights spent debugging code into standpoint, doesn't
it? :]

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