Chapter 2. Welcome to the iOS SDK
When you switch to native app development, this comfy authoring environment and cycle go out the window. Luckily, it’s replaced with an integrated and visually oriented environment that—once you learn its ways—reflects a lot of the best in modern programming environments. This is the native iOS app SDK, whose nucleus is Xcode. Among other things, Xcode helps you visualize and manage the potentially large number of files associated with each app in development.
Additionally, the tools delivered with Xcode are highly integrated. For example, you will write ...