Join Todd Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding Cocoa and Swift, part of Cocoa with Swift Essential Training.
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…So, what is Cocoa?…In its most commonly used sense,…Cocoa just refers to all of the development tools,…integrated development environments, SDKs or Software Development Kits and…of libraries and APIs that are used to create Mac and iOS applications.…Of course, if you want more detail about Cocoa and how it works.…You can find the information at Apples Developer Portal.…So you'll see all the basics that are.…
This documentation right now says, the power of Objective-C.…For this course, we're doing Swift.…And again, it, I'm recording it before the official release of Swift and Xcode 6.…So that's probably why it says, Objective-C instead of Swift right here.…It mentions the Model-View-Controller Design Pattern and…the Frameworks that are all a part of Cocoa.…Now, there's Cocoa and Cocoa Touch.…So when we refer to developing Mac applications,…that's called Cocoa Development.…But when we're developing iOS applications,…that's Cocoa Touch Development.…
But most commonly people don't say,…I'm a Cocoa developer when they are an iOS developer.…
- Creating your first Cocoa app
- Understanding the relationship between Cocoa and Swift
- Creating a playground
- Working with variables, functions, arrays, and loops
- Creating basic interactions and quick connections
- Building custom controller classes
- Using delegates
- Creating and arranging interface elements
- Using data controls
- Debugging and troubleshooting
- Distributing a Cocoa application
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
Installing the tools1m 14s
2. Introduction to Swift
3. Core Cocoa Skills
5. Creating User Interfaces
6. Arranging User Interfaces
7. Using Data Controls
8. Debugging and Troubleshooting
9. Distributing an Application
10. Finishing Touches
Creating full-screen apps4m 56s
Next steps1m 36s
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