Chapter 1. Welcome to the Jungle

So, you want to write iPhone applications? Well, we can't say that we blame you. iPhone might just be the most interesting new platform to come around in a long time; certainly, it is the most interesting mobile platform to date, especially now that Apple has provided a set of elegant, well-documented tools for developing iPhone applications.

What This Book Is

This book is a guide to help you get started down the path to creating your own iPhone applications. Our goal is to get you past the initial learning curve to help you to understand the way iPhone applications work and how they are built. As you work your way through this book, you will create a number of small applications, each designed to highlight specific ...

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