Chapter 9. Working with Tables

Tables are the workhorse control of iOS applications. In fact, it's hard to find a non-game application that doesn't use tables in some manner. And because they're so customizable, you may not even know that you're using a table!

Although tables certainly aren't a new invention by any means in terms of application development, tables in iOS are very specific. Unlike tables in other application development frameworks that you might be familiar with, tables in iOS can have many rows, but only one column. This may seem like a limitation, but you can actually put just about anything you want in a row, so you can actually imitate columns, if need be.

In this chapter we're going to first look at the different parts of a ...

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