If I were smart, I’d start unit-testing the model as soon as the first draft was done, before adding the complexity of a human-interface layer. But I’m not smart; I’m going to put testing off till Chapter 15, “Unit Testing.”
Instead, let’s go ahead with the first cut at a real app. Xcode’s master-detail application template provides a working version of the first table. Let’s convert that into a table of quarterbacks and their ratings.
You remember from the “The Controllers” section of Chapter 8, “Starting an iOS Application,” that the view comprising a full-screen stage in an iOS application is managed by a view controller, a subclass of
UIViewController. iOS services view controllers with a defined repertoire ...