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By Aaron Hillegass

The best-selling creation to Cocoa, once more up to date to hide the most recent Mac programming applied sciences, and nonetheless enthusiastically steered via skilled Mac OS X developers.


“Aaron’s e-book is the superior for Mac OS X programming books—beautifully written, and thoughtfully sculpted. the easiest booklet on Leopard development.”

—Scott Stevenson,


“This is the 1st booklet I’d suggest for an individual eager to examine Cocoa from scratch. Aaron’s one of many few (perhaps merely) full-time expert Cocoa teachers, and his educating event exhibits within the book.”

—Tim Burks, software program developer and writer of the Nu programming language,


“If you’re a UNIX or home windows developer who picked up a Mac OS X desktop lately in hopes of constructing new apps or porting your apps to Mac clients, this booklet will be strongly regarded as considered one of your crucial reference and coaching tomes.”

—Kevin H. Spencer, Apple qualified Technical Coordinator


If you’re constructing purposes for Mac OS X, Cocoa® Programming for Mac® OS X, 3rd Edition, is the publication you’ve been ready to get hold of. If you’re new to the Mac surroundings, it’s most likely the ebook you’ve been informed to learn first. protecting the majority of what you want to comprehend to improve full-featured purposes for OS X, written in a fascinating instructional type, and punctiliously class-tested to guarantee readability and accuracy, it really is a useful source for any Mac programmer.


Specifically, Aaron Hillegass introduces the 3 most ordinarily used Mac developer instruments: Xcode, Interface Builder, and tools. He additionally covers the Objective-C language and the foremost layout styles of Cocoa. Aaron illustrates his causes with exemplary code, written within the idioms of the Cocoa neighborhood, to teach you ways Mac courses will be written. After interpreting this publication, you'll understand sufficient to appreciate and make the most of Apple’s on-line documentation on your personal precise wishes. and you may comprehend sufficient to write down your individual fashionable code.


Updated for Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5, this revised variation contains assurance of Xcode three, Objective-C 2, center info, the rubbish collector, and CoreAnimation.

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