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iOS Programming Cookbook by Hossam Ghareeb

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Chapter 3. Integrating with Messages App

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Integrating the iMessage app with sticker pack
  • Integrating the iMessage app with iMessage app extension

Introduction

In this chapter, we will talk about one of the hot new features of iOS 10, which is integrating the Messages app with stickers and extensions. Competing with the current messaging apps is almost an impossible mission and that's why Apple has opened the door for developers to put their touches to Messages app to make it more interesting and fancy. In iOS 10, you can create app extensions that interact with Messages app to send text, stickers, media files, and much more. We have the following two types of extensions:

  • Stickers: You can add fancy ...

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