How to learn Objective-C

Discussion in 'iOS Programming' started by AppleFAN3, Mar 28, 2011.

  1. AppleFAN3 macrumors newbie

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    Hi, I am very eager to lear iOs programming. I have only ever written in DarkBasic, and a few programs on my Ti-83. I really want to step it up. I have read a few books and webpages, but i get lost in the syntax. I need help.
     
  2. robbieduncan, Mar 28, 2011
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    robbieduncan Moderator emeritus

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    Look at the sticky thread at the top of this forum. It has lots of resources for getting started.
     
  3. maflynn Moderator

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    Join Apple's ADC program, they have videos. Read "Beginning iPhone 4 development"
     
  4. kalangi macrumors newbie

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    I am also interested in some video tutorials which can help me in understanding the concepts and start programming.

    Any links for videos download would be appreciated
     
  5. jnoxx macrumors 65816

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    U Should definitly check out the Stanford free video's on iTunes, those set you on the way.
     
  6. kalangi macrumors newbie

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    I checked them and seems pretty good . thanks for the information
     
  7. TheWatchfulOne macrumors 6502

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    Beginning iPhone 4 Development is an excellent book (I have Beginning iPhone 3 Development myself) however, this is not the place to start. The OP said he/she gets lost in the syntax. This book assumes prior knowledge of Objetive-C and might be frustrating to somebody who gets "lost in the syntax."

    I suggest Programming In Objective-C 2.0 by Stephen Kochan. This book will teach you Objective-C syntax and OOP in general.

    After the Kochan book, then start on Beginning iPhone 3/4 Development. You'll get a lot more out of it.
     

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