Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X has ratings and 32 reviews. Philip said: Ok lets be clear here. I’m the worlds worst programmer! my brain is not wired. Cocoa. Aaron illustrates his explanations with exemplary code, written in the idioms of the . Cocoa programming for Mac OS X / Aaron Hillegass. รข 3rd ed. Read a free sample or buy Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X, 4/e by Aaron Hillegass & Adam Preble. You can read this book with Apple.

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The best-selling introduction to Cocoa, once again updated to cover the latest Mac programming technologies, and still enthusiastically recommended by experienced Mac OS X developers.

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Even if you own the previous edition, I think you’ll find the new and revised content well worth the price. If you’re new to the Mac environment, it’s probably the book you’ve been told to read first.

Covering the bulk of what you need to know to develop full-featured applications for OS X, coccoa in an engaging tutorial style, and thoroughly class-tested to assure clarity and accuracy, it is an invaluable resource for any Mac programmer. Specifically, Aaron Hillegass and Adam Preble introduce the two most commonly used Mac developer tools: They also cover the Objective-C language and the major design patterns of Cocoa.


Aaron and Adam illustrate their explanations with exemplary code, written in the idioms of the Cocoa community, to show you how Mac programs should be written.

After reading this book, you will know enough to understand and utilize Apple’s online documentation for your own unique needs. And you will know enough to write your own stylish code. Updated for Mac OS X This edition adds a new chapter on concurrency and expands coverage of Core Animation. The book now devotes a full chapter to the basics of iOS development. This book is based on the big Nerd Ranch course and is influenced by more than a decade of work with OpenStep and Cocoa.

Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X by Aaron Hillegass

Adam Preble learned Cocoa programming from the first edition of this book. He is frequently filling in the gaps between work and family hilleegass with pinball machine software development and countless other projects. Account Options Proggamming in.


My library Help Advanced Book Search. Aaron HillegassAdam Preble. Addison-Wesley Professional- Computers – pages. User Review – Flag as inappropriate brilliant book i now know how to programme chocolate bars on my mac!

Selected pages Title Page. Contents What Is It? Chapter 2 Lets Get Started. Chapter 4 Memory Management.

Interview with Aaron Hillegass

Chapter 6 Helper Objects. Chapter 21 Pasteboards and NilTargeted Actions. Chapter 26 Creating NSFormatters. Chapter 28 Web Services. Chapter 11 Basic Core Data. Chapter 13 User Defaults. Chapter 14 Using Notifications.

Chapter 15 Using Alert Panels. Chapter 17 Custom Views.

Chapter 18 Images and Mouse Events. Chapter 19 Keyboard Events.

Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X

Chapter 20 Drawing Text with Attributes. Chapter 30 Developing for iOS. Chapter 31 View Swapping. Chapter 32 Core Data Relationships. Chapter 33 Core Animation. Chapter 35 Cocoa and OpenGL.

Chapter 37 Distributing Your App. Chapter 38 The End.