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SwiftUI For Dummies

Published 09-09-2020

<p><b>The simplest way to create world-class apps</b>&nbsp;</p> <p>Have&nbsp;a&nbsp;unique&nbsp;app idea&nbsp;but worried you don&rsquo;t&nbsp;quite&nbsp;have the coding&nbsp;skills to build it?&nbsp;Good news:&nbsp;You can stop fretting about someone&nbsp;beating you to market with the same idea and&nbsp;start&nbsp;work&nbsp;right now&nbsp;using&nbsp;SwiftUI.&nbsp;SwiftUI&nbsp;is a&nbsp;gateway app development&nbsp;framework&nbsp;that has become&nbsp;one of&nbsp;the&nbsp;best ways&nbsp;for fledgling&nbsp;developers&nbsp;to get&nbsp;iOS&nbsp;apps off the ground&nbsp;without having to become a coding expert overnight.&nbsp;</p> <p><i>SwiftUI</i><i>&nbsp;For Dummies</i>&nbsp;makes that process even faster,&nbsp;providing&nbsp;a friendly introduction&nbsp;to the&nbsp;SwiftUI&nbsp;and Swift programming&nbsp;language&nbsp;and&nbsp;helping&nbsp;you&nbsp;feel&nbsp;right&nbsp;at home&nbsp;creating&nbsp;and building with&nbsp;playgrounds.&nbsp;The book&nbsp;also covers the frameworks and APIs that&nbsp;make it so easy&nbsp;to create smooth, intuitive interfaces&mdash;just dive right in and&nbsp;have fun!&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <ul style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-size: medium; margin-top: 0in; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;" type="disc"> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Combine projects into workspaces&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Employ&nbsp;Xcode&nbsp;editing tools&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Use constants and variables&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Test your code on iOS Simulator&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>Time is of the essence,&nbsp;and&nbsp;with&nbsp;<i>SwiftUI&nbsp;For Dummies</i>, it&rsquo;s also on your side.&nbsp;Get&nbsp;going with this friendly guide&nbsp;today,&nbsp;and you&rsquo;ll be&nbsp;celebrating the&nbsp;successful launch&nbsp;of&nbsp;your app way before you thought possible!&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

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Flutter For Dummies

Published 08-04-2020

<p><b>Create awesome iOS and Android apps with a single tool!&#8239;&nbsp;</b></p> <p>Flutter is an app developer&rsquo;s dream come true. With Google&rsquo;s&nbsp;open source&nbsp;toolkit, you can easily build beautiful apps that work&nbsp;across platforms using a single codebase. This flexibility allows you to get your work out to the widest possible audience. With Flutter already being used by thousands of developers worldwide in a market where billions of apps are downloaded every year, now is the right time to get ahead of the curve with this incredible tool.&#8239;&nbsp;</p> <p><i>Flutter for Dummies</i>&#8239;is your friendly, ground-up route to creating multi-platform apps.&#8239; &#8239; &#8239;&#8239;&nbsp;</p> <p>From how to construct your initial frameworks to writing code in Dart, you&rsquo;ll find&nbsp;the essentials&nbsp;you need to ride the Flutter revolutionary wave to success. This book includes how to create an intuitive and stunning UI, add rich interactivity, and easily pull in data. You&rsquo;ll also see how Flutter features like Hot Reload&mdash;providing sub-second refreshes as you refine your work&mdash;help you make sure your app is a delight to use.&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Start simple: follow steps to build a basic app&nbsp;</li> <li>It&rsquo;s alive! Keep connected to online data&nbsp;</li> <li>It moves! Make things fun with animated features&nbsp;</li> <li>Get the word out: use tips to expand your audience&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>Whether you&rsquo;re a fledgling developer or an expert wanting to add a slick feather to your programming cap, join the Flutter revolution now and soar above the rest!&nbsp;</p>

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Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies

Published 08-04-2020

<p><b>Conquer the world of Android app development</b>&nbsp;</p> <p>Android has taken over the mobile and TV markets and become unstoppable! Android&nbsp;offers a vast&nbsp;stage for developers to&nbsp;serve&nbsp;millions&mdash;and rake in the profits&mdash;with&nbsp;diverse and wide-ranging&nbsp;app ideas. Whether you&rsquo;re a&nbsp;raw&nbsp;recruit or a veteran programmer,&nbsp;you can get in on the action&nbsp;and become a master of the Android programming universe&nbsp;with&nbsp;the&nbsp;new&nbsp;edition of&nbsp;<i>Android&nbsp;Application Development&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies All-in-One</i>.&nbsp;In addition to&nbsp;receiving guidance on&nbsp;mobile and TV development, you&rsquo;ll&nbsp;find&nbsp;overviews of native code, watch, car, Android wear, and other device development.&nbsp;</p> <p>This&nbsp;friendly, easy-to-follow&nbsp;book kicks&nbsp;off&nbsp;by&nbsp;offering&nbsp;a&nbsp;fundamental understanding of Android&rsquo;s major technical ideas,&nbsp;including&nbsp;functional programming techniques. It&nbsp;moves&nbsp;on to&nbsp;show you how to work&nbsp;effectively in Studio,&nbsp;program cool new features,&nbsp;and&nbsp;test&nbsp;your app to&nbsp;make sure&nbsp;it&rsquo;s&nbsp;ready to&nbsp;release&nbsp;to&nbsp;a&nbsp;waiting&nbsp;world. You&rsquo;ll also&nbsp;have an opportunity to brush up on your&nbsp;Kotlin&nbsp;and develop your marketing savvy. There are millions of potential customers out there,&nbsp;and you want to stand out&nbsp;from the crowd!&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <ul style="margin-bottom: 0in; font-size: medium; margin-top: 0in;" type="disc"> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;">Understand&nbsp;new&nbsp;features and enhancements&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Get development best-practices&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Know your&nbsp;Android hardware&nbsp;</li> <li style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt 0.25in; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; cursor: text; overflow: visible;">Access online materials&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>With a market share like Android&rsquo;s, the stakes couldn&rsquo;t be higher.&nbsp;<i>Android&nbsp;Application Development&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies All-in-One&nbsp;</i>levels the field and gives&nbsp;you the tools you need&nbsp;to take on&nbsp;the world.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

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Swift For Dummies

Published 02-13-2015

Brimming with expert advice and easy-to-follow instructions, Swift For Dummies shows new and existing programmers how to quickly port existing Objective-C applications into Swift and get into the swing of the new language like a pro. Designed from the ground up to be a simpler programming language, it's never been easier to get started creating apps for the iPhone or iPad, or applications for Mac OS X. Inside the book, you'll find out how to set up Xcode for a new Swift application, use operators, objects, and data types, and control program flow with conditional statements. You'll also get the scoop on creating new functions, statements, and declarations, learn useful patterns in an object-oriented environment, and take advantage of frameworks to speed your coding along.

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