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Learning Watchkit Programming : A Hands-On Guide to Creating watchOS 2 Applications (Paperback)

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With its Apple Watch and WatchKit framework for developers, Apple sparked a huge new wearables market. Apple is now providing both a WatchKit extension that updates the UI and responds to user interactions and a set of UI resources that are installed on AppleWatch. Learning WatchKit Programming, Second Edition is the complete hands-on tutorial for iOS developers at all levels who want to design and build tomorrow's hottest new wearables apps. iOS development trainer Wei-Meng Lee covers all you need to know about Apple Watch development, from app design and navigation to WatchKit's most innovative and valuable features. Using practical Swift and Objective-C code examples, you'll learn how to build new apps from the ground up, and link them to iPhones so they'll do even more. Coverage includes:

  • Getting started with WatchKit and Apple Watch development
  • Understanding what Apple Watch can do, and how its apps are architected and deployed
  • Mastering Apple Watch navigation, interface controllers, and storyboarding
  • Responding to user interactions via button, switch, or slider
  • Using Force Touch with context menus
  • Displaying Glances and understanding their lifecycle
  • Displaying short-look and long-look Notifications
  • Creating custom UIs and notification interfaces
  • And much more

The perfect companion to your other iOS developer's guides,Learning WatchKit Programming, Second Edition helps you extend your iOS skills to a whole new environment and build apps that solve a new set of problems.

Number of Pages: 262.0
Genre: Computers + Internet
Series Title: Learning
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pearson P T R
Author: Wei-meng Lee
Language: English
Street Date: December 11, 2015
TCIN: 50461320
UPC: 9780134398983
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-5093

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