iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide4th Edition

BY CHRISTIAN KEUR, AARON HILLEGASS, AND JOE CONWAY

If it's the basics of iPhone and iPad application development you're looking for, you'll want our iOS programming guide—complete with updates for iOS 7 and Xcode 5. Based on our Beginning iOS bootcamp, it will take you from novice to creator of your very first app.

About the Book

iPhone Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide is based on Big Nerd Ranch's Beginning iPhone Bootcamp and takes the same approach as our tried and true classes: learning the necessary programming concepts by actually building appllications.

About the Authors

Christian Keur's Bio Pic

Christian Keur is a senior instructor and software engineer at Big Nerd Ranch, where he maintains the course materials for our Beginning iOS bootcamp. Christian earned a degree in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology and can often be found wandering around Atlanta, glancing up at the stars, or reading a book.

Aaron Hillegass' Bio Pic

Aaron Hillegass, founder of Big Nerd Ranch and a former employee at NeXT and Apple, has nearly two decades of experience in programming and teaching Objective-C, Cocoa, and, more recently, iOS. Aaron is co-author of Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X and Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide.

Joe Conway's Bio Pic

Joe Conway recently started stable/kernel, a mobile development company focused on delivering the highest quality software built upon the principles of Big Nerd Ranch