How to Pull Internet Data in iOS Apps

Hello world! In this post, we’re going to learn how to use the new NSURLSession class to quickly and efficiently connect to the internet and pull data. We’ll be using the OpenWeatherMap API to build a very simple forecasting app. In addition, we’ll also be learning about grand central dispatch (GCD) and how multithreading works in iOS. Download the … Read more How to Pull Internet Data in iOS Apps

How to Create Dynamic Lists of Items with UITableView

Hello world! In this post, we’re going to learn how to use UITableView to create dynamic lists of items. We’ll create a very simple app that will display a list of healthy foods. More importantly, we’ll learn how to configure UITableView to show a list of any size; we’ll also learn how UITableView works under-the-hood so … Read more How to Create Dynamic Lists of Items with UITableView

The Complete iOS 9 Development Course – Build 14 Apps with Swift 2

The Complete iOS 9 Development Course – Build 14 Apps with Swift 2

Don’t spend hours searching through YouTube or Stack Overflow looking for just the right code snippet or information. Get started now learning iOS 9 development by building real world apps. Everything you need to get started becoming a real app developer is in this course. From the first steps of downloading XCode to listing your … Read more The Complete iOS 9 Development Course – Build 14 Apps with Swift 2

How to Build an iOS Unit Converter App with Swift – Part 2

Hello World! This is the 2nd and final part of our Unit Converter post. In this post, we’re going to finish our Unit Converter app and see it working in our emulator! We’ll delve into UIPickerView and learn about delegates and data sources! Let’s get started! Since we’re finished with the UI and model, we need to wire everything in our UIViewController subclass. … Read more How to Build an iOS Unit Converter App with Swift – Part 2

Rick and Jenna’s iOS 9 Adventure – Make 14 Apps with Swift 2

Rick and Jenna’s iOS 9 Adventure – Make 14 Apps with Swift 2

Yes you can start building your own iOS 9 apps even if you have no prior programing experience! This course will walk you through everything you need to create and submit your very first app to the app store. By the end of this course you will have created 14 real world iOS 9 apps … Read more Rick and Jenna’s iOS 9 Adventure – Make 14 Apps with Swift 2

iPad Programming for iPhone Developers – Extend Your Reach

iPad Programming for iPhone Developers – Extend Your Reach

Apps for iPad and iPhone are big business. And if you are not building your apps for both, you are losing out. It is projected that 2016 will see 80 million iPad users in the USA alone! And with Apple’s release of the iPad Pro, that number will dramatically increase. Get started now learning how … Read more iPad Programming for iPhone Developers – Extend Your Reach

How to Build an iOS Unit Converter App with Swift – Part 1

Hello world! In this post, we’re going to start building our first real-world app: a unit converter! With it, we hope to quickly convert between different units of length. This is Part 1 of the Unit Converter app post. In this part, we’ll learn about the Model-View-Controller pattern of iOS, UIPickerView, Swift enumerations, and static methods. We’ll also finish our UI and … Read more How to Build an iOS Unit Converter App with Swift – Part 1

Hello World – First Steps with iOS

Hello world! In this post, we’re going to get started with iOS development using Swift! We’ll start by building a simple Hello World app that will allow the user to enter their name and push a button; then the text in the middle will change to say “Hello” and the entered name. Download the source code . Learn iOS by building real apps Check out … Read more Hello World – First Steps with iOS