iPad Application Development For Dummies by Neal Goldstein

By Neal Goldstein

The enjoyable and straightforward consultant to making iPad apps, up-to-date for iOS 5!

iPad app improvement is scorching, with greater than 140,000 apps on hand in particular for the gadget and that quantity turning out to be on a daily basis. The advent of iOS five and iCloud provides builders much more recommendations to create amazing iPad apps. This quick and pleasant advisor to iPad app improvement is absolutely up-to-date for the latest improvements and covers every thing you want to comprehend, beginning with the way to obtain the SDK and develop into an Apple developer all of the method to polishing off your app and filing it to the App Store.

  • Zeroes in on crucial options and instruments together with storyboard, segues, the ARC reminiscence supervisor, what makes an outstanding iPad app, and more
  • Explains how the iPad bargains improvement possibilities that transcend the features of the iPhone or iPod contact by way of focusing solely on constructing apps for the iPad
  • Looks at how iOS five and iCloud introduced many alterations to the machine and a wealth of recent positive factors for app builders to make use of of their apps
  • Covers the right way to develop into a registered Apple developer, tips on how to obtain and organize the SDK, and the main points of ways an iPad app runs
  • Popular developer Neal Goldstein examines what is going right into a nice person event and takes you step-by-step throughout the real improvement of 2 apps, illustrating every little thing you must know

Whether you are looking for a brand new pastime otherwise you are looking to construct a company in app improvement, iPad program improvement For Dummies, third Edition is the e-book you will need on your developer's toolkit!

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Designing the iPhone User Experience: A User-Centered by Suzanne Ginsburg

By Suzanne Ginsburg

Given the fiercely aggressive country of the iPhone app landscape, it has develop into more and more demanding for app designers and builders to tell apart their apps. the times are gone whilst it was once attainable to crank out an app over the weekend and refine it after receiving a number of no longer so flattering person stories. clients now have offerings -- plenty of them. in case your app is hard to exploit or does not meet their wishes, discovering one other one is simply a faucet away.

to demonstrate, examine the ever-growing box of Twitter consumers. There are countless numbers of adaptations within the App shop yet just a handful stand proud of the pack (such as Tweetie or Twitterific). for many apps, it boils all the way down to something: the consumer event. an identical is right for numerous different different types in the App shop; well-designed apps usually tend to allure and keep clients. after all there are different serious facets of iPhone app improvement: the coding, the promoting, the client aid. all the components needs to come jointly.

Designing the iPhone consumer Experience can assist you take on the person event a part of the iPhone problem. 3 key issues should be bolstered through the booklet: be aware of thy person, the layout Lifecycle, and a spotlight to element:

  • Know Thy User
    hundreds of thousands of individuals rely on iPhone apps to get them to paintings, locate their subsequent meal, and remain in contact with friends and family. execs of every kind additionally depend upon iPhone apps: medical professionals search for drug interactions; photographers fine-tune lighting fixtures; cyclists locate the easiest routes. to really know how your apps can healthy into their lives, designers and builders needs to find out how clients do issues this day, what is vital to them, and what wishes haven't been met. half II, Introduction to consumer Research, will introduce quite a few consumer study equipment.
  • The layout Lifecycle
    Award-winning designs not often occur in a single day; and so they purely ensue after many rigorous layout cycles. to demonstrate this element, ponder united states modern day iPhone software, which went via at the very least seven iterations for the object view of their app. a lot of these iterations should still ensue earlier than you release your app, because it will retailer priceless time and cash, let alone the complications a foul layout might create to your consumer. extra importantly, you'll in basic terms have one probability to provoke your clients -- you don't want to promote them half-baked principles. half III, Developing your App Concept, will clarify find out how to iteratively layout and try out your app suggestions.
  • Attention to Detail
    such a lot execs recognize that focus to element is necessary, yet 1000s of apps fail to include even the main uncomplicated layout rules. This loss of realization isn't purely a cultured factor (which is necessary) it additionally impacts the best way apps functionality. for instance, a information article with no right alignment might be tricky to learn, and a poorly rendered icon should be difficult to interpret. Apps with a razor sharp realization to aspect will stand out simply because their apps will glance sturdy and practice good. half IV, Refining your App Concept, will allow you to make on your app shine, from visible layout and branding to accessibility and localization.

gaining knowledge of those 3 components can assist set your app except the group. you'll no longer have an award-winning app over evening. yet figuring out your clients, iterative layout, and a spotlight to element are very important first steps.

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Learning Swift 2 Programming, 2nd Edition by Jacob Schatz

By Jacob Schatz

Studying speedy 2 Programming is a fast paced, hands-on creation to writing production-quality iOS and OS X apps with Apple's programming language. Written for builders with adventure in any smooth language, this publication explains speedy easily and obviously, utilizing suitable examples that resolve practical difficulties. writer Jacob Schatz's well known YouTube video tutorials have already helped hundreds of thousands of Apple builders start with fast. Now, he is helping you are taking complete good thing about Swift's complicated layout, notable functionality, and streamlined improvement suggestions. step-by-step, you will circulation from uncomplicated syntax via complicated gains similar to closures and generics–discovering beneficial tips and tips alongside the best way. After you might have mastered Swift's development blocks and realized approximately its key concepts, an entire element of case reports walks you thru construction whole apps from scratch.

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Appreneur: Secrets to Success in the App Store by Taylor Pierce

By Taylor Pierce

You have an interest in making an app. you may have learn the entire tales of winning builders and appreneurs. you're decided to get a bit of the pie. the area of apps is the quickest turning out to be marketplace on the earth at the present time, and it's right here to stick. the easiest half is you may get in on it! Now what if I instructed you that with no the information contained during this e-book the percentages of you creating a revenue are narrow to none? What if I additionally informed you that you simply most likely wouldn’t holiday even? there's extra to apps than most folk imagine. the typical individual assumes that in the event that they make an app, they are going to immediately turn into a millionaire. in point of fact with no the data from years of successes and screw ups, you simply won’t understand the place to start.

Appreneur book comprises assistance, tips, secrets and techniques, and tales from the head builders, appreneurs, and firms from world wide. After studying this publication, you've gotten the data to convey your inspiration to existence, advertise, advertise, and promote it in a fashion that might have in a different way been impossible.

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My Palm Pre by Craig James Johnston

By Craig James Johnston


My Palm® Pre™

Joe Hutsko
Craig James Johnston



Palm Pre, Palm Pre Plus, Pixi, and Pixi Plus



instructions with callouts to Palm Pre pictures that exhibit you precisely what to do.



when you run into Palm Pre difficulties  or limitations.


Tips and Notes

to assist you get the main from your Palm Pre.


Full-color, step by step projects stroll you thru getting and keeping
your Palm Pre operating simply how you wish. The initiatives include:

•   Getting began speedy and profiting from Palm Pre’s awesome interface

•   relocating your details in your new Palm Pre

•   Customizing your Palm Pre for your distinctive needs

•   Saving time with Palm Pre’s typing shortcuts and slide-out keyboard

•   developing and utilizing velocity dialing, voicemail, and convention calls

•   Sending and receiving textual content and imagine messages

•   profiting from Palm Pre’s touch, calendar, and To Do record software

•   Syncing your Palm Pre with Outlook, fb, and MySpace

•   Connecting to the web, Bluetooth units, and your company’s VPN

•   searching the internet out of your Palm Pre

•   taking pictures, storing, and viewing pictures and video

•   discovering, picking out, fitting, and dealing with new Palm Pre applications

•   maintaining your Palm Pre updated, trustworthy, and working perfectly

•   Topics proper for Palm Pre, Palm Pre Plus, Palm Pixi, and Palm Pixi Plus.

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The Rough Guide to the Best Android Apps: The 400 Best for by Andrew Clare

By Andrew Clare

Now to be had in Kindle format.

So many apps and so little time. How do you get to the easiest with not less than fuss? The tough advisor to the easiest Android Apps solves the matter. It unearths the four hundred most sensible unfastened and paid for purposes for smartphones and drugs in all different types. no matter if its navigation or information, images or productiveness, video games or utilities this booklet highlights the easiest Android apps to be had from the marquee names to the hidden gem stones.

Discover now the four hundred apps your Android machine can be using.

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SharePoint Apps with LightSwitch: A Quickstart Guide to by Paul Ferrill

By Paul Ferrill

Build customized enterprise functions for SharePoint with visible Studio LightSwitch—including intuitive apps that don’t require a unmarried line of code. This example-driven consultant takes non-programmers step by step during the technique of developing basic apps and utilities, and exhibits programmers conversant in C# or visible simple find out how to construct personalized functions with extra functionality.

Discover easy methods to construct and attempt your purposes fast with out a lot of pricey server undefined. when you wake up to hurry with LightSwitch, you’ll create caliber line-of-business functions adapted to precise consumer wishes very quickly, even if you're employed in-house or for a vendor.

  • Learn how the LightSwitch Presentation, good judgment, and garage layers paintings in the back of the scenes
  • Configure your SharePoint server and computing device to paintings with this improvement environment
  • Navigate the graphical setting and its a number of consumer screens
  • Use examples to construct uncomplicated single-function purposes for seek and information entry
  • Expand your app’s functions by utilizing LightSwitch extensions and Silverlight controls
  • Connect your LightSwitch app to exterior facts resources, comparable to Excel, SQL Server, SQLite, and cloud-based applications

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React Native for iOS Development by Akshat Paul, Abhishek Nalwaya

By Akshat Paul, Abhishek Nalwaya

React local for iOS improvement is your hands-on consultant to constructing local iOS apps comfortably. React local demanding situations the established order of local iOS improvement with innovative elements, asynchronous execution, specified tools for contact dealing with, and masses extra. React local gets rid of the necessity for Objective-C and as an alternative makes use of the ability of JavaScript and React to construct first-class local apps.

You will start through realizing the trail breaking innovations of React.js, which makes it detailed. you'll arrange React local and start exploring the anatomy of React local apps. You’ll additionally find out about flux structure, the way it differs from MVC, and the way you could comprise it on your React local undertaking to resolve difficulties another way and successfully. subsequent, you'll learn how to create wonderful consumer interfaces and engage with a number of gadget features. you are going to then develop your improvement by means of together with a few well known applications already constructed through the React local group that may is helping you write much less yet do extra. ultimately, you’ll discover ways to how write attempt circumstances and publish your software to App Store.

Using real-world examples with an example-driven method, you'll examine by means of doing and feature a considerable operating app on the finish of every bankruptcy. begin utilizing React local on your iOS improvement utilizing this booklet today.

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Android Development with Flash, 1st Edition by Julian Dolce

By Julian Dolce

The visible advisor to constructing for one of many world’s most popular new cellular structures, the Android OSThe Android working method works on telephones that mix a digicam, internet browser, electronic mail, GPS, and mapping instrument right into a unmarried available pocket-sized unit, and will functionality on desktops, besides. geared toward visible newcomers and filled with 1000's of reveal pictures, this advisor brings Flash builders up to the mark at the beneficial components take into consideration while constructing for this touch-based, cellular platform. skilled Flash developer Julian Dolce escorts you thru the method of constructing functions for the Android OS utilizing the Flash CS5 improvement platform and informs you of top practices to aim in addition to universal pitfalls to avoid.Guides you step-by-step in the course of the strategy of growing purposes for the Android OS utilizing Flash CS5Explores the features and barriers of constructing apps for the Android OSPoints out universal pitfalls and teaches you most sensible practicesFeatures 1000's of monitor pictures to help with visible learningAndroid improvement with Flash: Your visible blueprint for constructing cellular apps will get you in your method to constructing apps for Android… in a flash!

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