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PUBLIC MARKS from tadanderson with tags programming & objective-c

February 2014

Programming iOS 7 Book Review

If you are an iOS 7 developer, you owe it to yourself to buy this book and keep it at arm's length!!!

December 2013

Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide (2nd Edition) Book Review

This book is the perfect place for an experienced developer to start with iOS programming.

November 2013

iOS Components and Frameworks: Understanding the Advanced Features of the iOS SDK Book Review

If you are an iOS developer, and are using Xcode, this book will at some point offer you information on a topic you need to get your head around quickly.

June 2013

Learning iPad Programming: A Hands-On Guide to Building iPad Apps, Second Edition Book Review

Although this book is written for iPad development, iPhone developers will benefit from reading it too. Almost all the core topics touched on apply both iPad and iPhone development. I highly recommend it to both.

March 2013

The Advanced iOS 6 Developer's Cookbook Book Review

Over all I found this to be an excellent book for experienced developers. It is a perfect addition to her The Core iOS 6 Developer's Cookbook.

January 2013

iOS 6 Programming Cookbook Book Review

This is a massive cookbook with tons of recipes. It covers a ton of material and it covers it in depth.

December 2012

The Core iOS 6 Developer's Cookbook Book Review

This book is an invaluable asset for any iOS developer and I highly recommend it. This book will continue to be within arm's reach every time I open Xcode.

iOS SDK Development Book Review

This book a no nonsense approach to learning the key points of Objective-C and iOS at the speed of light. It is a fast paced sprint through tons of hands on examples.

Learning Objective-C 2.0: A Hands-on Guide to Objective-C for Mac and iOS Developers (2nd Edition) Book Review

If I had to give this book a one word description, I would say it is 'balanced'. I would recommend this book as the place to start for anyone coming from a different find which such as C# or Java, and also as the place to start for anybody looking to get into building applications with Objective-C.

August 2012

Test-Driven iOS Development Book Review

This is a great book for both someone who wants to learn Test Driven Development (TDD), anyone that wants to learn how to do unit testing in Xcode, and anyone who wants to improve their designs using TDD.

The iOS 5 Developer's Cookbook: Core Concepts and Essential Recipes for iOS Programmers Book Review

This book is much more than just a cookbook with a bunch of recipes in it. I have used plenty of cookbooks and they are never readable from cover to cover.

Cocoa Design Patterns Book Review

If you want to get to know Cocoa from the inside out, this is the book to pickup.

July 2012

June 2012

Architecting Mobile Solutions for the Enterprise Book Review

This book is a smorgasbord of mobile information. I purchased and printed the Rough Cuts version as soon as it came out. This book saved me tons of time getting up to speed with the latest information on the mobile world.

Head First C Book Review

I highly recommend this book to anyone who what to get into C programming or Objective-C programming.

April 2012

Programming iOS 5: Fundamentals of iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Development Book Review

If you are an iOS 5 developer, you owe it to yourself to buy this book and keep it at arms length!!!