iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (5th Edition) (Sams Teach Yourself — Hours)

Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5.x

Covers iOS 7, Xcode 5.x, iPhone, iPad, and More!

Additional files and updates available online

 

In just 24 sessions of one hour each, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest handheld devices: the iPhone and iPad! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your iOS development environment to building great user interfaces, sensing motion to writing multitasking applications. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success!

 

Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common iOS development tasks.

Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge.

By the Way notes present interesting information related to the discussion.

Did You Know? tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks.

Watch Out! cautions alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them.

 

Printed in full color—figures and code appear as they do in Xcode

  • Covers iOS 7 and up
  • Learn to navigate the Xcode 5.x development environment
  • Prepare your system and iDevice for efficient development
  • Get started quickly with Apple’s Objective-C and Cocoa Touch
  • Understand the Model-View-Controller (MVC) development pattern
  • Visually design and code interfaces using Xcode Storyboards, Segues, Exits, Image Slicing, and the iOS Object Library
  • Use Auto Layout to adapt to different screen sizes, orientations, and iOS versions
  • Build advanced UIs with Tables, Split Views, Navigation Controllers, and more
  • Read and write preferences and data, and create System Settings plug-ins
  • Use the iOS media playback and recording capabilities
  • Take photos and manipulate graphics with Core Image
  • Sense motion, orientation, and location with the accelerometer, gyroscope, and GPS
  • Integrate online services using Twitter, Facebook, Email, Web Views, and Apple Maps
  • Create universal applications that run on both the iPhone and iPad
  • Write background-aware multitasking applications using the latest iOS 7 techniques
  • Trace, debug, and monitor your applications as they run

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LeapFrog Digital Download Card (works with all LeapPad Tablets, LeapsterGS and LeapReader)

Choose from 800+ games, eBooks, apps and more!

The LeapFrog App Center Download Card makes it easy to give a gift you know kids will love: more content for their LeapPad, LeapsterGS/Explorer or LeapReader learning system. Choose from hundreds of fun educational games, eBooks, videos, music, apps and more, which are all created or approved by LeapFrog learning experts. Each card is redeemable online for $20 worth of content for LeapPad Ultra, LeapPad2 Power, LeapPad2, LeapPad1, LeapsterGS, Leapster Explorer or LeapReader.

Get fun new educational content for all LeapPad, LeapsterGS/Explorer and LeapReader systems.

Get fun new educational content for all LeapPad, LeapsterGS/Explorer and LeapReader systems.
Let kids choose from 800+ educator-approved games, eBooks, videos and more featuring well-loved characters.

Let kids choose from 800+ educator-approved games, eBooks, videos and more featuring well-loved characters.
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Give the gift of learning

Children learn best when they’re having fun. Give a LeapFrog App Center Download Card as a birthday gift or stocking stuffer, and let kids choose what they most want to play. The LeapFrog App Center offers endless ways to play and learn, with educational games, eBooks, music, apps and videos featuring lovable characters from classic children’s book series, such as Fancy Nancy and Fly Guy, as well as a hit lineup from Disney, Disney/Pixar, Nickelodeon, Sesame Street and more.

Get the most out of your new LeapPad!

There are tons of fun choices for every learning style! LeapFrog App Center Download Cards are also a wonderful add-on with the purchase of a new LeapPad, LeapsterGS/Explorer or LeapReader learning system. The LeapFrog App Center is the only place to find every LeapFrog game and app available.

Easy to redeem for ready-to-play fun

LeapFrog App Center Download Cards are easy to purchase and redeem. Gift recipients can simply go online to the LeapFrog App Center and search for the content they’d like by category, skill, age or favorite character. Enter the redemption code on the back of the card at checkout to receive $20 worth of content for compatible LeapPad, LeapsterGS/Explorer and LeapReader systems. Once purchased, content is ready to be downloaded for immediate fun and learning! Owners of the all-new LeapPad Ultra tablet can jumpstart the fun even faster by redeeming Download Cards directly from their tablet via Wi-Fi.

Legal

App Center/Centre Download Card (“Card”) must be redeemed toward the purchase of eligible applications in the LeapFrog App Center/Centre only. Card can be used only in the country where purchased. Card can be redeemed only in the country where purchased. LeapFrog Connect account and prior acceptance of license and usage terms is required. To open an account, you must be 18+ years of age. Compatible software, hardware and Internet access required. Purchases will be deducted from the amount of the Card until the value reaches zero. Not redeemable for cash, no refunds or exchanges (except as required by law). Card may not be used for any other merchandise, including, without limitation, products, gift cards and value cards from LeapFrog.com. Card may not be used to gift or transfer applications. LeapFrog is not responsible for lost or stolen cards or use without permission. LeapFrog makes no warranties express or implied with respect to this Card or the LeapFrog App Center/Centre and disclaims any warranties to the fullest extent available. These limitations may not apply. Void where prohibited. Not for resale. Subject to full terms and conditions and LeapFrog’s privacy policy at the LeapFrog website. Content subject to availability at the time of actual download and prices are subject to change.

Redeem your  LeapFrog App Center Download Card online and download new content in minutes!

Redeem your $20 LeapFrog App Center Download Card online and download new content in minutes!
Only the best learning

Every LeapFrog learning experience is a perfect blend of educational expertise with a child’s love for fun. Drawing on a curriculum of more than 2,600 skills that go beyond core subject areas, the LeapFrog App Center library offers hundreds of ways to play and learn, which are all created or approved by in-house learning experts. You’ll also find educational games and eBooks that are personalized to each child’s level, offering just the right challenge to keep children engaged and learning.

The LeapFrog App Center Download Card works exclusively with:
  • LeapPad Ultra Learning Tablet
  • LeapPad2 Power Learning Tablet
  • LeapPad2 Learning Tablet
  • LeapPad1 Learning Tablet
  • LeapsterGS Learning Game System
  • Leapster Explorer Learning Game System
  • LeapReader Reading and Writing System

Product Features

  • Choose and download exciting learning fun!
  • Includes one download card, $20 USD value
  • Use the code to download learning games, eBooks, audio books, videos, music and more from the LeapFrog App Center
  • Appropriate for children ages 3 to 9 years
  • Works with all LeapPad learning tablets, LeapsterGS, Leapster Explorer and LeapReader (sold separately)

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YooMee Black Capacitive Touchscreen Stylus for Touch Devices Including the New Apple iPad WiFi, New iPad 4G LTE (3rd Gen), Amazon Kindle Fire & Touch 3G, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab, BlackBerry Playbook with 1 Year Warranty (Black)

YooMee is registered trademark of YooMee Inc and is exclusively distributed by YooMee on Amazon. YooMee trademark is protected by US Trademark Law.

Product Features

  • YooMee Capacitive Touchscreen Stylus offers an easy way to prevent dirty fingerprints from getting onto your touch screens. Perfect for your everyday usage & works with practically every application: drawing, gaming, medical, photography, surfing the web, texting, and handwriting applications. It’s also great for creative artists that use writing and drawing applications such as Adobe Ideas, Drawing Pad, Penultimate, Phaidon Design Classics, and more.
  • One year limited warranty included.
  • Great accurate responsiveness and long-lasting durability with stylus tip compared to many other capacitive stylii. This is a MUST HAVE!
  • Stylus is compatible with almost all capacitive touchscreens including Apple iPad, iPad 2, new iPad 3, iPhone, iPod Touch, Archos 101 Gen 9 70, Asus Eee Slate, BlackBerry Playbook, BlackBerry Storm, Dell Streak 7, Google Android Tablets, HTC EVO View 4G, Motorola Droid X, Motorola Xoom, myTouch 4G, Palm Pre Plus, Samsung Captivate, Samsung Galaxy Tab, ViewPad 7, Viewsonic G-Tablet and more. Not compatible with Nook Color.
  • Pen is rougly about 5.2 inches long with the diameter of the rubber stylus tip no larger than 1/4 of an inch for increased accuracy. Package includes a removable tether (can be attached and plugged into the earphone jack of devices to carry pen conveniently); Pen also comes in black or red.

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Full- Color SnowWhite iPad Vinyl Decal

iDecals are designed for all Apple Products, However also can be applied to any smooth surface. MacBook decals are sized to fit the 13″ & 15″. For all other sizes send us an e-mail after your order is placed. iPhone decals will arrive for iPhone 4, All other sizes send an e-mail once your order is placed. iPad iDecals will be sent to fit first and second generation iPad. NOTE: If you make a mistake applying your iDecal, Simply send us a e-mail and your second iDecal is Absolutely Free less S/H. All orders will be shipped the same day Including Weekends, most the Same Hour. iDecals can be applied in minutes and can be removed anytime without leaving residue. Please e-mail us if you need any assistance, we are always happy to help you!!

Product Features

  • iDecals Only offers High Quality , High Resolution, self-adhesive Premium Vinyl Decals, Precision cut with Brilliant Full Detail.
  • Application Guaranteed!! Mistake applying your iDecal, Simply send us a e-mail your second iDecal is Absolutely Free less S/H
  • iDecals Offers Only the Best Collection of Apple product iDecals with “The Best” Customer Service!!
  • Easily Applied in Minutes and Simply Removable at any time leaving no Residue
  • iDecal Ships Same Day 7 Days A week Guaranteed! Most items will be shipped the Same Hour!!

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FOME® Removable Detachable Wireless Bluetooth ABS Keyboard PU Leather Case Tablet Stand for Apple iPad Mini (Pink)

Removable Detachable Wireless Bluetooth ABS Keyboard PU Leather Case Tablet Stand for Apple iPad Mini – Black

Product Feature

Built-in wireless Bluetooth 3.0 keyboard

Modern style designed for iPad mini

iPad display stand for easy viewing

Built-in rechargeable lithium battery lasts for approximately 55 hours percharge

Special (home) screen key for one touch access to variety of application

Light weight, quiet keystrokes, waterproof and dust-proof

Energy saving keyboard sleep mode

Specifications

Bluetooth 3.0 interface standard

Operating distance to 10 meters

Modulation system: GFSK

Operating voltage: 3.0 – 5.0

Working current: < 5.0 mA Standby current: 2.5 mA Sleeping current: < 200 uA Charging current: > / = 100 mA

Standby time: 60 days

Charging time: 4 – 5 hours

Lithium battery capacity: 220 mA

Uninterrupted working time: 55 hours

Lithium battery life: 3 years

Lithium battery specification: 45*16*5 mm

Key strength: 80 + / – 10g

Key life: 5 million strokes

Operating temperature: -10 ~ 55 degrees Celsius

Compatible with

iPad mini

Package Contents

1X Removable Detachable Wireless Bluetooth ABS Keyboard PU Leather Case Tablet Stand for Apple iPad Mini – Black

USB Power Charging

User Guide

Product Features

  • Built-in wireless Bluetooth 3.0 keyboard
  • Modern style designed for iPad mini
  • iPad display stand for easy viewing
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium battery lasts for approximately 55 hours percharge
  • Special (home) screen key for one touch access to variety of application

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The Giving Tree iPad Decal

iDecals is young, fashionable, passionate and creative. We will deliver endless inventive ideas and products to every aspect of your life. All vinyl decals will adhere to almost any smooth surface: other laptops, walls, wood, glass, tile, windows, cars, musical instrument cases – use your imagination. Every decal order comes with a set of application instructions. Our decals are made to fit onto 13″, 15″ and 17″ Mac Laptops (Or Any Other Laptop For That Matter)

Product Features

  • Decal Ships Same Day!!
  • Leaves NO residue when removed.
  • Easy application in minutes!
  • Brilliant full-color, ultra high resolution design.
  • Each decal is made of high quality, self-adhesive transparent vinyl, precision-cut, full detail.

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