9 UITableView and UITableViewController

Many iOS applications show the user a list of items and allow the user to select, delete, or reorder items on the list. Whether an application displays a list of people in the user’s address book or a list of best-selling items on the App Store, it is a UITableView doing the work.

A UITableView displays a single column of data with a variable number of rows. Figure 9.1 shows some examples of UITableView.

Figure 9.1  Examples of UITableView

Examples of UITableView

Beginning the Homepwner Application

In this chapter, you are going to start an application called Homepwner that keeps an inventory of ...

Get iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.