with Nick Brazzi
16m 13s Appropriate for all Oct 21, 2014
Viewers: 1,905 in 72 countries (as per time of this post)
Get a quick look at the two highly anticipated features in the iOS 8.1 update: Apple Pay, which gives iOS users a new way to make purchases, and Instant Hotspot, for one-click Internet sharing with an iPhone. In this short course, Nick Brazzi shows you how to set up Apple Pay using a credit or debit card from a participating bank, and start making purchases in stores and online. Plus, learn how to set up an Instant Hotspot with your iPhone for when you fall out of Wi-Fi range. Continue reading
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iPhone Application Programming WS 14/15
by RWTH Aachen University
In this course students learn to develop and deploy mobile applications on Apple’s iOS devices.
The iPhone OS SDK was designed from scratch when introduced with the iPhone OS 2. In its design, it follows various established software development patterns, making it an ideal subject to teach how to create such an SDK. This shows how software design patterns can advance from pure theory to a real-world setting. On the other hand, the iPhone is a very interesting device from an HCI perspective. The user interface has to deal with (multi-)touch interaction, which results in new challenges to the software architecture, e.g., in event handling. With its rich set of sensors, the iPhone allows for input far beyond mouse and keyboard. Finally, both the iPhone and the iPad have simply become “in”-devices since their introduction. Didn’t you ever want to show your own app to your friends on your iPhone? Continue reading
Publisher: O’Reilly Media
Final Release Date: November 2014
Run time: 3 hours 11 minutes
Want to design and develop iOS apps, even if you have little or no programming experience? This video course will show you how. By eliminating the jargon, host Steve Derico teaches you the programming basics and iOS 8 building blocks necessary to build multi-screen apps. You’ll learn how to submit your app to the Apple Store, and get tips for tracking, marketing, and updating it.
This video teaches you programming concepts through step-by-step tutorials and hands-on exercises for designing a tip calculator, a race car, an iOS Passport app, and a selfie app. In the process, you’ll learn the principles behind the grammar and syntax of Swift, the new iOS programming language. Continue reading