iPhone and iPad in Action
Introduction to SDK Development
A revised edition of this book is now available

Brandon Trebitowski, Christopher Allen, and Shannon Appelcline

August 2010 | 432 pages | B&W
ISBN: 9781935182580

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This hands-on tutorial will help you master iPhone/iPad development using the native iPhone SDK. It guides you from setting up dev tools like Xcode and Interface Builder, through coding your first app, all the way to selling in the App Store.

Using many examples, the book covers core features like accelerometers, GPS, the Address Book, and much more. Along the way, you'll learn to leverage your iPhone skills to build attractive iPad apps. This is a revised and expanded edition of the original iPhone in Action.

Inside, you'll find

No previous iPhone or iPad know-how needed. Familiarity with C, Cocoa, or Objective-C helps but is not required.

About the Authors

Brandon Trebitowski is a professional mobile developer with ELC Technologies and founder of iCodeBlog.com. Christopher Allen is the host of iphonewebdev.com and an organizer of iPhoneDevCamp. Shannon Appelcline is a writer, technologist, and game developer. Christopher and Shannon wrote iPhone in Action.


“Brandon Trebitowski will take you up and over the iOS learning curve with his enjoyable writing style and excellent example code. iPhone and iPad in Action is a must-have addition to your programming library - even for 20 year ObjectiveC veterans like me!”
—Andrew Stone, CEO of stone.com and author of Twittelator