Programming in Objective-C, 4th Edition

Book Description

This is the 4th edition of the world's bestselling book on , fully updated to cover Xcode 4.2 and Automatic Reference Counting (ARC).

Programming in Objective-C is a concise, carefully written tutorial on the basics of Objective-C and programming for Apple's and Mac platforms. The book makes no assumptions about prior experience with object-oriented programming languages or with the C language (which Objective-C is based upon). Because of this, both beginners and experienced programmers alike can use this book to quickly and effectively learn the of Objective-C. Readers can also learn the concepts of object-oriented programming without having to first learn all of the intricacies of the underlying C programming language.

This unique approach to learning, combined with many small program examples and exercises at the end of each chapter, makes Programming in Objective-C ideally suited for either classroom use or self-study.
This edition has been fully updated for the significant changes in iOS 5 and Xcode 4.2. One of the biggest changes is Automatic Reference Counting (ARC). This edition gives detailed coverage of how to use ARC to improve and simplify memory in Objective-C programs.

Book Details

  • Title: Programming in Objective-C, 4th Edition
  • Author:
  • Length: 560 pages
  • Edition: 4
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2011-12-26
  • ISBN-10: 0321811909
  • ISBN-13: 9780321811905