If you’re grounded in the basics of Swift, Xcode, and the Cocoa framework, this book provides a structured explanation of all essential real-world iOS app components. Through deep exploration and copious code examples, you’ll learn how to create views, manipulate view controllers, and add features from iOS frameworks.
Stay up-to-date on iOS 9 innovations, such as the new layout constraint notation, expanded UIKit dynamics, revised unwind segues, iPad multitasking, and the Contacts framework. All example code is available on GitHub for you to download, study, and run.
Create, arrange, draw, layer, and animate views that respond to touch
Use view controllers to manage multiple interface screens
Master interface classes for scroll views, table views, text, popovers, split views, web views, and controls
Dive into frameworks for sound, video, maps, and sensors
Access user libraries: music, photos, contacts, and calendar
Understand further topics, including files, networking, and threads