Tag Archives: Apple

Book Review – Programming iOS 6, 3rd Edition (O’Reilly) by Matt Neuburg




Apple’s iOS offers so many capabilities that it can be helpful to have an extensive book at the ready when taking on a programming project. Programming iOS 6 is a lengthy book that can help experienced developers bring their skillset … Continue reading

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Gestures




Mobile devices have made gestures a common way for interacting with handheld computers. Now gestures are becoming increasingly prevalent in desktop systems. For the past few releases of OS X, Apple’s desktop/laptop operating system has integrated many of the features … Continue reading

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From Ereaders to Tablets




With the introduction of the Nexus 7 tablet by Google and a new Kindle product line from Amazon, the ereader continues to morph into a complete mobile tablet experience. In addition to Apple’s iPad, Android tablets are becoming a major … Continue reading

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iPhone 5




With the impending release of the iPhone 5, developers will face new opportunities and challenges when creating apps for the device. Perhaps the most critical change is the 4-inch Retina display, which is a half-inch larger than the previous Apple … Continue reading

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Book Review – OS X Mountain Lion: The Missing Manual (O’Reilly) by David Pogue




Game Center, iCloud, iMessage, and Notification Center are iOS features, right? Now with Mountain Lion, the latest version of OS X from Apple, they can be found on a Mac along with several other enhancements that bring the operating system … Continue reading

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Apple Maps




Apple broke the news that its Maps app has been completely redesigned for iOS 6. Not only will maps be visually different from those provided by Google, they will also be available in 3D while offering photo-realistic views of many … Continue reading

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