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iPad Application Development For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-23133-3
480 pages
April 2012
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Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started 9

Chapter 1: What Makes a Killer iPad App 11

Chapter 2: Getting to Know the SDK 31

Chapter 3: The Nuts and Bolts of an Xcode Project 45

Part II: Building RoadTrip 73

Chapter 4: Storyboards and the User Experience 75

Chapter 5: Creating the RoadTrip User Interface 105

Chapter 6: The Runtime, Managing Memory, and Using Properties 145

Chapter 7: Working with the Source Editor 177

Part III: Getting Your Feet Wet — Basic Functionality 197

Chapter 8: It’s (Finally) Time to Code 199

Chapter 9: Adding Outlets and Actions to Your RoadTrip Code 231

Chapter 10: Adding Animation and Sound to Your App 251

Part IV: The Model and Application Structure 279

Chapter 11: The Trip Model 281

Chapter 12: Implementing the Master View Controller 311

Chapter 13: Working with Split View Controllers and the Master View 325

Chapter 14: Finishing the Basic Application Structure 361

Part V: Adding the Application Content 379

Chapter 15: How’s the Weather? Working with Web Views 381

Chapter 16: Displaying Events Using a Page View Controller 399

Chapter 17: Finding Your Way 421

Chapter 18: Geocoding 457

Chapter 19: Finding a Location 467

Chapter 20: Selecting a Destination 489

Part VI: The Part of Tens 519

Chapter 21: Ten Ways to Extend the RoadTrip App 521

Chapter 22: Ten Ways to Be a Happy Developer 525

Index 531

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