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By Scott Stevenson

Published by O’Reilly Media (

Make a Hot Cocoa App

Build solid applications for Mac OS X, iPhone, and iPod Touch, regardless of whether you have basic programming skills or years of programming experience. With this book, you’ll learn how to use Apple’s Cocoa framework and the Objective-C language through step-by-step tutorials, hands-on exercises, clear examples, and sound advice from a Cocoa expert. You’ll learn how to use Apple’s rapid development tools — Xcode and Interface Builder — to develop Cocoa applications, manage user interaction, create great UIs, and more.

* Get a quick hands-on tour of basic programming skills with the C language
* Learn how to use Interface Builder to quickly design and prototype your application’s user interface
* Start using Objective-C by creating objects and learning memory management
* Learn about the Model-View-Controller (MVC) method of sharing data between objects
* Understand the Foundation value classes, Cocoa’s robust API for storing common data types
* Become familiar with Apple’s graphics frameworks, and learn how to make custom views with AppKit

About the Author
Scott Stevenson runs Cocoa Dev Central, one of the top destinations for programmers who want to learn Cocoa. He’s been programming with Cocoa for the past seven years.

Superb Reading Features
Through a partnership between O’Reilly Media and Lexcycle, this app includes the same features that have made Stanza an iPhone phenomenon with over a million downloads:
* Full book text search
* Several fonts and themes to choose from
* Built-in dictionary
* The ability to add annotations
* Landscape view
* Extensive cross-referencing and working hyperlinks
* Zoom function for images and screenshots

About O’Reilly Media
O’Reilly Media spreads the knowledge of innovators through its books, online services, magazines, research, and conferences. Whether it’s delivered in print, online, or in person, everything O’Reilly produces reflects the company’s unshakeable belief in the power of information to spur innovation. Learn more about Ebooks from O’Reilly at

About Lexcycle
Lexcycle is the creator of Stanza Bookbinder which was used to create this standalone book application. Stanza Bookbinder is based on the popular iPhone Ebook reading application, Stanza. For more information about Stanza, visit


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