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

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ICE, ICE, Baby

Although you hope it will never happen, what would you do if you are in an accident and knocked unconscious? It would be great if the first responders had a way to get in touch with your family or loved ones to find out what care they can provide without risk of further injury.
This is precisely the situation that has given rise to the idea of ICE (In Case of Emergency). Originally, the idea behind ICE was that you keep a contact named ICE in your phone’s address book so paramedics and first responders know who to get in touch with if you need help. In this chapter, you will build an ICE iPhone app. The app will display a photo of your ICE contact, along with the person’s name and relationship to you. Completed, the app will ...

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