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Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 40) - iBeacons Step By Step
Learn how to implement the new iBeacons technology in your apps! http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-part-40-ibeacons-step-step All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 35) - Scaling Your App with Google App Engine
Learn how to use Google App Engine with your iOS apps so they can scale to handle a big increase in users. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-scaling-your-app-google-app-engine All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 33) - Accessing Data From the Web (Intro)
In this post, I provide an introduction and overview of how to access data from the web on an iOS device using web services. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-accessing-data-web-part-1 All the best! Kevin McNeish Author...
Book 3: Navigating Xcode 5 - Now Available in Kindle Format on Amazon!
"Book 3: Navigating Xcode 5" is now available in Kindle format on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Book-Navigating-Development-Non-Programmers-Series-ebook/dp/B00BLS8LRO/ref=pd_sim_kstore_2 What's New in this Version of Book 3 In this version...
Book 3: Navigating Xcode 5 - Now Available in the iBooks Store
Apple has approved "Book 3: Navigating Xcode 5" and it is now available in the iBooks Store. NOTE : If you own an iPad or Mac running Mavericks, this is THE version of the book to purchase. Based on the size limitations Amazon places on Kindle...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 32) - Running Your App on an iOS Device in Xcode 5 (Provisioning)
Learn the new steps for running your apps on an iOS Device in Xcode 5. Along the way, you’ll learn about code signing, signing certificates, and provisioning files. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-running-your...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 31) - Managing Images with Xcode 5 Asset Catalogs
Learn how to manage your images and improve runtime performance with Xcode 5’s new asset catalogs. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-managing-images-xcode-5-asset-catalogs All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 30) - Creating Multi-Lingual Apps in Xcode 5
Learn how to internationalize and localize your apps in Xcode 5 so you can vastly increase your potential user base in over 150 countries and 40 languages. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-creating-multi-lingual-apps...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 29) - Understanding Objective-C Blocks
In this post, you learn how to use Objective-C blocks as we retrieve images from the iOS Assets Library (blogs are equivalent to anonymous methods in the MS world)! http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-photos-videos-and...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 28) - Managing User Settings
In this post, you learn how to create a custom scene that manages user settings. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-managing-user-settings All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 27) - Table View In-Place Editing
In this post, learn how to let users enter information directly into a table view cell like the Settings app. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-table-view-place-editing All the best! Author: iOS App Development for...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 26) - Xcode 5 Auto Layout Wrap Up
In this post, I look at additional features of Xcode 5's Auto Layout system and show you how to change the global tint color of your apps. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-xcode-5-auto-layout-wrapup Author: iOS...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 25) - Taming Xcode 5's New Auto Layout
In this post, I demo Xcode 5's new Auto Layout, which allows you to create dynamic user interfaces that adapt to different devices and orientations. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-taming-xcode-5s-new-auto-layout...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 24b) - Moving Projects to Xcode 5
In this post, I move the iAppsReview app from Xcode 4.6 to Xcode 5 and demonstrate some of the issues you will encounter in the process of moving your own apps. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-moving-projects-xcode...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 24a) - Moving to iOS 7
In this post, I talk about moving to iOS 7 and discuss some of the great new features in Xcode 5. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-moving-ios-7 All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 23) - Putting Your Skills to the Test
In this post, I give you the solution to my previous post's homework assignment, and take you the process of converting two scenes from prototypes to fully functioning view controllers that pass data from one to the other. http://www.iphonelife.com...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 22) - Creating and Saving Entities
In this post, I demonstrate how to create new entities and save them on an iOS device. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-saving-data All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 21) - Passing Data Between Controllers
In this post, I cover best practices for passing data between view controllers. In the process you learn the practical application of Objective-C protocols and more in-depth information on table views. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 20) - Displaying Lists of Data
In this post, I cover some of the basics by way of review, and then we take a deep dive into the world of managing lists of data with table views. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-displaying-lists-data All the best...
Unleash Your Inner App Developer (Part 19) - Core Data Wrap Up
In this post I show how to distribute a pre-populated database with your app, how to use Xcode's refactoring tool and how to make buttons appear disabled at run time. http://www.iphonelife.com/blog/31369/unleash-your-inner-app-developer-core-data...
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