Some, but not all, tasks can be done in the background while your application's screens are not showing on the user's device. In this movie, see which application tasks can be run from the background. Also see how to enable those features for your applications, and where to find resources about how to add those features in your apps.
- [Voiceover] I mentioned earlier that you can…run specific tasks in the background.…Let's look at what some of those tasks are.…To find the tasks, you want to make sure that…your project is selected in the project navigator,…so here I have architecture selected,…and it's blue in the background.…In the editor I have my target selected…right here where it says Architecture.…You can click that, it's actually a drop-down,…and you can adjust settings for…your project or a particular target.…So you want the target selected here…with that app icon in the background.…
You can also expand the target list…by clicking this button on the left side right here.…So for now, we don't actually need that,…we'll just have Architecture selected,…and then I am going to go to the Capabilities tab.…In here you'll see a list of features that you…can enable or disable for your application.…You actually might see a shorter…list than what I have right here.…If you haven't paid the fee to be a registered Apple…developer, then you're going to see a limited number…
Interested in developing for Apple Watch or Apple TV? Get a sneak peek in Chapter 9. The course wraps up with a look at the submission process for the App Store.
- Installing Xcode and the iOS SDK
- Creating a simple iOS app
- Creating a basic interaction with a button
- Choosing an object as a first responder
- Creating a user interface with Interface Builder and Auto Layout
- Working with sliders and progress bars
- Creating views to show images and web pages
- Developing responsive layouts with size classes
- Understanding the iOS architecture
- Loading data in table views
- Transitioning between views
- Developing for the iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV
- Submitting apps to the App Store
Skill Level Beginner
1. Prepare to Develop an iOS App
2. Core Skills
3. Basic iOS UI
4. More UI Objects
5. Size Classes
6. iOS Application Architecture
7. Table Views
8. Multiple-View Applications
9. iPad, Watch, and Apple TV Development
10. Finish and Submit to the App Store
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