Posts tagged iphone

iPhone App Development: Part 1 – Tools for the Job

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The first qualification for developing an iPhone app is owning a Mac, so you can download, install, and run Xcode. Xcode is available for free and without a subscription – but it can only be installed on a Mac with Snow Leopard. You’ll need an Apple ID in order to sign up.
Once you have your [...]

iPhone App Development: Intro – From Zero to App Store

simple iphone app

Introducing a series of articles detailing my experiences learning to develop and creating a real iPhone App.
Like a freight train, mobile apps have gone from rare to ubiquitous and show no signs of slowing down- all starting with the introduction of the Apple App Store a few years back. Before the app store, apps used [...]

5 tech things to do during a blizzard

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As beautiful as a fresh snowfall can be, it also brings with it the prospect for a lot less pleasant thoughts…shoveling, icy roads, commuting nightmares, bitter cold, and dirty wet dogs jumping up on your furniture.
Lots of people had a tough time getting into work today, and others had a tough time even getting out [...]

the beginning of the end for the app store?

Screenshot of Home Run Derby 3D by Com2Us

Maybe its just me, but I can’t remember the last time I got excited to hear about an iPhone app. This is a scary thought, because I would consider myself slightly more exciteable than the average bear when it comes to new software or games – just ask me how I feel about New Super Mario Brothers for Wii.