Beginning Xamarin Development for the Mac

Beginning Xamarin Development for the Mac
Author: Dawid Borycki
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 215
Release: 2017-12-19
ISBN: 1484231325
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Beginning Xamarin Development for the Mac Book Excerpt:

Develop apps for the iPhone, iPad, and Apple wearables using Visual Studio for the Mac. Learn how to set up your development environment and emulators, and how to create adaptive user interfaces for various platforms. Expert Dawid Borycki guides you through the fundamentals of programming for Apple platforms (Model View Controller, Test Driven Development), navigation patterns, gesture handling, accessing user's location, and reading and consuming data from web services. After reading this book, you will be able to build native apps that look and feel like other apps built into iOS, watchOS, and tvOS, and have the skills that are in high demand in today’s market. If you are already programming C# apps for web or desktop, you will learn how to extend your skill set to Apple mobile, wearable, and smart TV platforms. What You'll Learn Build and implement native apps for Apple platforms Create adaptive, universal views and handle navigation between them Access user's location and handle touch input Consume data from web services Minimize app development time with C# Who This Book Is For Developers who are interested in mobile and device development, as well as experienced non-Apple developers who want to switch or extend their skill set to programming for Apple platforms

Swift 4 for Absolute Beginners

Swift 4 for Absolute Beginners
Author: Stefan Kaczmarek,Brad Lees,Gary Bennett
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 317
Release: 2017-12-19
ISBN: 1484230639
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Swift 4 for Absolute Beginners Book Excerpt:

Stay motivated and overcome obstacles while learning to use Swift Playgrounds to be a great iOS developer. This book is perfect for those with no programming background, those with some programming experience but no object-oriented experience, or those that have a great idea for an app but haven’t programmed since school, and it is now updated for Swift 4. Many people have a difficult time believing they can learn to write iOS apps. Swift 4 for Absolute Beginners will show you how to do so. You'll learn Object Oriented Programming and be introduced to HealthKit before moving on to write your own iPhone and Watch apps from scratch. Gary Bennett and Brad Lees are full-time professional iOS developers and have developed a broad spectrum of apps for Fortune 500 companies. The authors have taken their combined 14 years of writing apps, teaching online iOS courses, the experience from their first three iOS books, along with their online instruction and free online forum at XcelMe.com to create an excellent training book. And the material in this book is supplemented by with the free, live online training sessions. What You’ll Learn Work with Swift classes, properties, and functions Examine proper user interface and user experience design Understand Swift data types: integers, floats, strings, and Booleans Use Swift data collections: arrays and dictionaries Review Boolean logic, comparing data, and flow control Who This Book Is For Anyone who wants to learn to develop apps for the Mac, iPhone, and iPad, and Watch using the Swift programming language. No previous programming experience is necessary.

Image Processing and Computer Vision in iOS

Image Processing and Computer Vision in iOS
Author: Oge Marques
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 58
Release: 2020-11-23
ISBN: 3030540324
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Image Processing and Computer Vision in iOS Book Excerpt:

This book presents the fundamentals of mobile visual computing in iOS development and provides directions for developers and researchers interested in developing iOS applications with image processing and computer vision capabilities. Presenting a technical overview of some of the tools, languages, libraries, frameworks, and APIs currently available for developing iOS applications Image Processing and Computer Vision in iOS reveals the rich capabilities in image processing and computer vision. Its main goal is to provide a road map to what is currently available, and a path to successfully tackle this rather complex but highly rewarding task.

iOS 15 Application Development for Beginners

iOS 15 Application Development for Beginners
Author: Arpit Kulsreshtha
Publsiher: BPB Publications
Total Pages: 356
Release: 2021-12-31
ISBN: 9355511108
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

iOS 15 Application Development for Beginners Book Excerpt:

Learn iOS App development with advanced Apple technology and developer-centric tools. KEY FEATURES ● Loaded with core developer tools, including SwiftUI, Xcode, and CoreML. ● Covers app architecture, design patterns, and mobile hardware use in app development. ● Numerous examples covering database, GPS, image recognition, and ML. DESCRIPTION This book is a step-by-step, hands-on guide for Apple developers to build iOS apps using Swift programming with minimal effort. This book will help develop the knowledge and skills necessary to program Apple applications independently. This book introduces you to Swift, SwiftUI, MapKit, Xcode, and Core ML and guides you through the process of creating a strong, marketable iOS application. The book begins with the fundamentals of Swift, which will serve as the foundation for future app development. This book will help readers to develop user interfaces for iOS applications, using SwiftUI and Interface Builder, as well as the code for views, view controllers, and data managers. The book teaches how to use Core Data and SQLite to store databases. It will help you work with Apple technologies and frameworks, including Core Location and MapKit for GPS tracking, Camera and Photo Library for image storage, Core ML for machine learning, and implementations of artificial intelligence solutions. By the end of this book, you will have developed a solid foundation for writing Swift apps, utilizing best practices in architecture, and publishing them to the app store. The book successfully introduces you to the entire iOS application development journey in a manageable manner and instills an understanding of Apple apps. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN ● Develop practical skills in Swift programming, Xcode, and SwiftUI. ● Learn to work around the database, file handling, and networking while building apps. ● Utilize the capabilities of mobile hardware to include sound, images, and videos. ● Bring machine learning capabilities using the Core ML framework. ● Integrate features such as App Gestures and Core Location into iOS applications. ● Utilize mobile design patterns and maintain a clean coding style. WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR This book is ideal for beginners in programming, students, and professionals interested in learning how to program in iOS, use various developer tools, and create Apple apps. Working knowledge of any programming language is an advantage but not required. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Getting Started with Xcode 2. Swift Fundamentals 3. Classes, Struct, and Enumerations 4. Protocols, Extensions, and Error Handling 5. TabBar, TableView, and CollectionView 6. User Interface Design with SwiftUI 7. Database with SQLite and Core Data 8. File Handling in iOS 9. App Gesture Recognizers in iOS 10. Core Location with MapKit 11. Camera And Photo Library 12. Machine Learning with Core ML 13. Networking in iOS Apps 14. Mobile App Patterns and Architectures 15. Publish iOS App on App Store