In this course, author Simon Allardice shows how to develop, debug, and deploy applications for the Apple iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch using iOS 5 SDK and Xcode 4. The course reviews Objective-C basics, covers key concepts such as the Model-View-Controller pattern and delegation, and explores new features of the SDK, including Automatic Reference Counting (ARC) and Storyboards. The course also shows how to create and customize user interfaces and table views and develop apps with multiple view controllers, and explores the differences between iPhone and iPad development.
Using Xcode and the iOS Simulator
Reviewing Objective-C basics and structure
Creating objects, variables, properties, and custom classes