Xcode is the flagship application of Apple’s suite of
developer tools. In this book, Xcode experts Maurice Kelly and
Joshua Nozzi show you how to use Apple’s powerful developer
tools to start writing iOS and OS X apps. You’ll learn what
Xcode can do and gain a deep understanding of how Xcode works so
you can create and maintain great apps of your own.
After a tour of the Xcode tools suite, you’ll jump in by creating a basic Cocoa app and exploring the Xcode interface. You’ll learn how to manage your project, write and debug code, build user interfaces, and use version control. You’ll also learn to customize the build process, write and run unit tests, profile your code, and deploy your apps.
This book includes:
Detailed instruction, ample illustrations, and clear examples
Real-world guidance and advice
Insight into best practices from two Xcode experts
Emphasis on using Xcode’s streamlined interface for UI design, coding, testing, and debugging