Tag Archives: iOS

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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Book Review – iOS 6 Programming Cookbook (O’Reilly) by Vandad Nahavandipoor

Developers of native iPhone and iPad apps are often faced with new tasks that stretch their skills. Sometimes it can be difficult to find good information to solve a particular problem. The iOS 6 Programming Cookbook contains a wealth of … Continue reading

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A New Year of App Development

The past year has seen great strides in mobile development platforms with iOS 5, Android Jelly Bean, and Windows Phone 8. The new year promises more competitors with Firefox, Tizen, and Ubuntu all looking to enter the marketplace. Will any … Continue reading

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Siri

Siri was one of the most talked about features when it debuted on the iPhone. Now more recent models of the iPad with iOS 6 have the feature as well. Siri has the power to make restaurant reservations, find a movie showing, … Continue reading

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Book Review – Geolocation in iOS (O’Reilly) by Alasdair Allan

One of the most popular uses of the iPhone is to view locations on a map. Apps can show you where you are, where you want to go, or just what’s out there in the world. Developers have the opportunity … 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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