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How To Make a Letter / Word Game with UIKit: Part 1/3

How To Make a Letter / Word Game with UIKit: Part 1/3

This 3-part tutorial series will guide you through the process of building a board game for the iPad, where you create words with letters. You’ll also learn about best practices for creating solid, modular iOS apps. And as a bonus, you’ll get a crash course in audio-visual effects with UIKit!

Marin Todorov
  • iOS
  • Gaming
  • Skill: Skill Level: Hard
How to Create a Slide-Out Navigation Panel

How to Create a Slide-Out Navigation Panel

The slide-out design pattern lets developers add permanent navigation to their apps without taking up valuable screen real estate. In this tutorial, you’ll see that it’s really not as complicated as you might think.

Tammy Coron Tammy Coron
  • iOS
  • Skill: Skill Level: Hard
How to Update Your Apps for the 4-Inch iPhone 5 Display

How to Update Your Apps for the 4-Inch iPhone 5 Display

The iPhone 5 comes with a gorgeous new screen that has a lot more space for your app’s content. But like in the past with the Retina display, you need to do a little work to gain the benefits of the larger screen. With a little thought and design, your apps can make use of the added space in interesting ways.

Adam Burkepile Adam Burkepile
Learn to Code iOS Apps 4: Making It Beautiful

Learn to Code iOS Apps 4: Making It Beautiful

This tutorial will pick up where the last tutorial left off. Adding custom images to your app will always give it a more polished and professional appearance. Remember, your app is competing with a million others; an app that is intuitive and pleasing to look at is almost as important as intuitive and pleasing code

Mike Jaoudi Mike Jaoudi
Learn to Code iOS Apps 3: Your First App

Learn to Code iOS Apps 3: Your First App

In this tutorial, you will create a simple iOS game where you have to tap a button as many times as you can in 30 seconds. Just don’t get too excited and smash your screen by mistake!

Mike Jaoudi Mike Jaoudi
In-App Purchases in iOS 6 Tutorial: Consumables and Receipt Validation

In-App Purchases in iOS 6 Tutorial: Consumables and Receipt Validation

This is a blog post by site administrator Ray Wenderlich, an independent software developer and gamer. A while back on the weekly tutorial poll on the sidebar, you guys voted for a tutorial on In-App Purchases: consumables and receipt validation. As always, your wish is my command! :] This tutorial picks up where we left […]

Ray Wenderlich
How to Use Instruments in Xcode

How to Use Instruments in Xcode

This is a blog post by iOS Tutorial Team member Matt Galloway, founder of SwipeStack, a mobile development team based in London, UK. You can also find me on Google+. At this point in your iOS development career, you’ve probably written an app or two, and you are no doubt wondering what you can do […]

Matt Galloway Matt Galloway
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