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How To Enable ARC in a Cocos2D 2.X Project

How To Enable ARC in a Cocos2D 2.X Project

This is a post by Tutorial Team Member Tony Dahbura, an independent iOS developer with FullMoon Manor LLC. You can also find him on Google+. Automatic Reference Counting (or ARC for short) makes memory management in your apps much easier. ARC’s major benefit is freeing you from worrying about whether you cleaned up that sprite […]

Tony Dahbura
How To Use NSOperations and NSOperationQueues

How To Use NSOperations and NSOperationQueues

Update 10/7/14: This tutorial has now been updated for iOS 8 and Swift; check it out! Everyone has had the frustrating experience of tapping a button or entering some text in an iOS or Mac app, when all of a sudden – WHAM, the user interface stops being responsive. Lucky you — you get to […]

Soheil Azarpour
How To Make A Simple Drawing App with UIKit

How To Make A Simple Drawing App with UIKit

This is a blog post by iOS Tutorial Team member Abdul Azeem, software architect and co-founder at Datainvent Systems, a software development and IT services company. At some stage in all of our lives, we enjoyed drawing pictures, cartoons, and other stuff. For me it was using a pen and paper when I was growing […]

Abdul Azeem Khan
How To Synchronize Core Data with a Web Service – Part 2

How To Synchronize Core Data with a Web Service – Part 2

This is a post by iOS Tutorial Team Member Chris Wagner, an enthusiast in software engineering always trying to stay ahead of the curve. You can also find him on Google+. Welcome back to our 2-part tutorial series on how to synchronize core data with a web service! Just to refresh your memory, here’s what […]

Chris Wagner
How To Synchronize Core Data with a Web Service – Part 1

How To Synchronize Core Data with a Web Service – Part 1

This is a post by iOS Tutorial Team Member Chris Wagner, an enthusiast in software engineering always trying to stay ahead of the curve. You can also find him on Google+. A lot of apps that store their data in a remote database only work when an Internet connection is available. Think about Twitter or […]

Chris Wagner
How to Add Search Into a Table View

How to Add Search Into a Table View

This is a post by iOS Tutorial Team Member Nicolas Martin, an independent iOS developer at nmappworks. Update: We have a new version of this table view search tutorial fully updated to iOS 8 and Swift – check it out! In the mobile app world, people want their information fast, and they want it now! […]

Nick Martin
Electronics for iPhone Developers Tutorial: Control a LED from your iPhone!

Electronics for iPhone Developers Tutorial: Control a LED from your iPhone!

This is a post by iOS Tutorial Team Member Dani Arnaout, a Computer Engineering Undergraduate at BAU,Lebanon. Dani has a YouTube channel full of programming & iOS related videos. Welcome back to our Electronics for iOS Developers tutorial series! In the previous tutorial you learned how to create a little project simulating a traffic lights […]

Dani Arnaout
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