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RestKit for iOS by Taras Kalapun

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Object mapping fundamentals

The object mapping engine of a RestKit is built on the KVC informal protocol, which is foundational to numerous Cocoa technologies, such as Key-Value observing, bindings, and Core Data. After the response body was parsed, RestKit relies on KVC to identify the content that can be mapped and dynamically updates the attributes and relationships of your local domain objects with the appropriate content. Before diving into the details of RestKit's object mapping system, be sure to get familiar with Apple's Key-Value Coding and go through its programming guide at the following link:

http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#documentation/Cocoa/Conceptual/KeyValueCoding/Articles/KeyValueCoding.html

Using a highly dynamic Objective-C ...

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