Book 2: Flying with Objective-C now available in paperback!

Book 2: Flying with Objective-C is now available in paperback! This is one of the most comprehensive books on Objective-C that you will find! http://www.amazon.com/Book-Flying-Objective-C-Development-Non-Programmers/dp/0988232715/ref=tmm_pap_title_0 The book includes links to instructional videos on our web site. All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

Confessions of a Pizza Stalker

Well, this doesn’t have anything to do with iOS, Android, or .NET, but, my wife Sharlene has a great new blog that’s targeted at any of you pizza fanatics out there (and if you write code for a living, I KNOW you’re out there)! Here it is: http://www.pizzastalker.blogspot.com We both attended the Pizza Expo 2013 in Las Vegas last week and it was a blast! All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

iPhone Life Column and Blog

Hello All! Just wanted to let everyone know that I’m now a regular columnist and featured blogger for iPhoneLife magazine! I’ll still be blogging here, but you can find more of my iOS content in the magazine and in my new blog: http://www.iPhoneLife.com/blogs/kevin-mcneish My first blog post is about Apple’s expansion of the iBookStore into Japan and some new enhancements to iBooks and iTunes Producer. All the best! Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

Book 3: Navigating Xcode 4.6 now available on Amazon!

Great news! Book 3: Navigating Xcode 4.6 in our iOS App Development for Non-Programmers is now available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Book-Navigating-Development-Non-Programmers-ebook/dp/B00BLS8LRO/ref=sr_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1361977444&sr=8-11&keywords=xcode+4.6 This third book in the series helps you deliver high-quality Apps more quickly as it teaches you to take full advantage of all the great features in Xcode 4.6. Book 3 also includes information on: Taking full advantage of the new user interface Auto Layout model Thorough explanations and project samples on how to use all of the iOS user interface controls Creating a well-designed App architecture that makes it easy to enhance and extend your Apps Saving Data on an iOS Device … Continue reading Book 3: Navigating Xcode 4.6 now available on Amazon!

Maui, HI – iOS Apps for Non-Programmers Training Class, July 8-12, 2013

We have an additional location and dates for our iOS Apps for Non-Programmers Training Class (again, in addition to our April 1-5, 2013 Manhattan Beach, CA class). Maui Training Class Details Our class will be held at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Maui, HI (2 miles from Maui’s main airport). It’s a five-day hands-on workshop that runs from July 8-12, 2013, 9am-5pm each day. This five day workshop, is specifically designed for non-programmers. It teaches you the skills you need to create great Apps for the iPhone and iPad, using the latest tools from Apple! Beyond the Books We ask that students go through Book … Continue reading Maui, HI – iOS Apps for Non-Programmers Training Class, July 8-12, 2013

Book 3: Navigating Xcode now available in the iBookstore!

Book 3: Navigating Xcode in our iOS App Development for Non-Programmer series  is officially released and available in the iBookstore today! https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/book-3-navigating-xcode-4.5/id598559434?mt=11  This book contains the most thorough coverage of Xcode that you will find! It is a deep dive into the tools and technologies of Xcode 4.5. Book 3 also contains bonus information on: – Taking advantage of the new user interface Auto Layout model in Xcode 4.5 – Moving Your Apps to iPhone 5 and iOS 6 – Thorough explanations and project samples on how to use all of the iOS user-interface controls – Creating a well-designed App … Continue reading Book 3: Navigating Xcode now available in the iBookstore!

Macworld / iWorld Conference – See us release Book 3: Navigating Xcode!

It’s official! We are releasing the latest book in our iOS App Development series, Book 3: Navigating Xcode at the Macworld  / iWorld conference in San Francisco this week. Come visit us at Booth #413 at the expo. We will have some fun giveaways (including the new book) and would love to meet you face to face! Best Regards, Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish

We won! 2013 Publishing Innovation Awards – iOS App Development for Non Programmers

So, I’m pretty excited about this. Today, at the Digital Book World Conference in NYC, it was announced that our book, iOS App Development for Non-Programmers, won the Publishing Innovation Award for best self-published book: I’m particularly happy about this because we took the high road and spent a LOT of time formatting the book for the iPad and the Kindle to take full advantage of each platform. We used full color, HD images, video, interactive diagrams, and so on. Congratulations to my wife Sharlene for the great photography in the book, which really helps it stand out. We have … Continue reading We won! 2013 Publishing Innovation Awards – iOS App Development for Non Programmers

Hands-On iOS App Development Workshop – Manhattan Beach, CA – Apr 1-5, 2013

It’s official. I’m teaching our next hands-on iOS App Development workshop at the Shade Hotel in Manhattan Beach, CA (a suburb of Los Angeles). This workshop is a great place to dive into the world of iOS App development, and emerge with the skills to create your own Apps. Check out our web site to learn more about this class: http://www.iOSAppsForNonProgrammers.com/Training.html Kevin McNeish Author: iOS App Development for Non-Programmers book series Twitter: @kjmcneish