Chapter 4. The Devil in the Detail View

In Chapter 3, we built our application's main table view controller. We set it up to display heroes ordered by their name or their secret identity, and we put in place the infrastructure needed to save, delete, and add new heroes. What we didn't do was give the user a way to edit the information about a particular hero, which means we're limited to creating and deleting superheroes named Untitled Hero. I guess we can't ship our application yet, huh?

That's okay. Application development is an iterative process, and the first several iterations of any application likely won't have enough functionality to stand on its own. In this chapter, we're going to create an editable detail view to let the user edit the ...

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