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In this week's edition of Geeks' Guide we look at a Cocoa Touch bestseller, Beginning iPhone 4 Development, by Dave Mark, Jack Nutting and Jeff LaMarche. This dream team collaboration has a wealth of experience. The trio are considered experts on iOS development, Mac programming, Cocoa and Objective-C.

Beginning iPhone 4 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

The book has been completely updated since Beginning iPhone 3 Development and now features iPad development and up-to-date source code. The aim of the book is to get you past the initial learning curve and help you control or interact with iOS features. The team also teaches you how to integrate all the interface elements you love – including buttons, switches, pickers, sliders and toolbars. You'll also see how to use the new concurrency APIs included in iOS 4.

There are 657 pages. You'll begin with the basics of working with Xcode, interaction, interface, autorotation, autosizing and table views. Later you will also look at the Accelerometer, drawing with Quartz & OpenGL, localisation and much more.

The book is packed with highly practical examples, illustrations and coding to help you unleash your potential. It's easy to follow and ideal for beginners, all you need to do bring your own creativity and be a registered iOS developer. All in all, the authors deliver the materials and examples which give you a great introduction to the world of iOS programming with the Apple SDK.

Beginning iPhone 4 Development is available now for £18.89 – saving you 40 per cent on the list price. We ship worldwide and all our orders come with free UK delivery & same working day despatch*.

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