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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To iPad and iPhone App Development by Troy Brant

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Chapter 5
Objective-C and Cocoa Touch
In This Chapter
• Cocoa Touch
• Object-oriented programming review
• Objective-C basics
• Anatomy of a class in Objective-C
There are many great Objective-C books available. Instead of covering Objective-C as a topic, many introductory texts on iPhone and iPad programming point you to these resources instead of spending time explaining the language. Given how much ground there is to cover, it is completely understandable to refer you to a dedicated book on the topic.
However, you don’t want to read an entire book on Objective-C before writing iPhone and iPad apps. This chapter provides a brief introduction to the language so you can start writing interesting apps as soon as possible.
Specifically, ...

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