Hour 3. Discovering Objective-C: The Language of Apple Platforms
What You’ll Learn in This Hour:
• How Objective-C will be used in your projects
• The basics of object-oriented programming
• Simple Objective-C syntax
• Common data types
• How to manage memory
This hour’s lesson marks the midpoint in our exploration of the Apple iPhone development platform. It will give us a chance to sit back, catch our breath, and get a better idea of what it means to “code” for the iPhone. Both the Macintosh and the iPhone share a common development environment and, with them, a common development language: Objective-C.
Objective-C provides the syntax and structure for creating applications on Apple platforms. For many, learning Objective-C can ...
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