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Core Data iOS Essentials

By : Bintu Harwani, B. M. Harwani
Book Image

Core Data iOS Essentials

By: Bintu Harwani, B. M. Harwani

Overview of this book

Core Data is the essential ingredient in data driven iOS apps. It's used for storing, retrieving, and manipulating application data in databases, XML, and binary formats. It's an essential component for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad apps.Core Data Essentials provides a clear, readable guide to the most useful aspects of Core Data. Built around a realistic example app, the book showcases the most important aspects of Core Data development in the context of a complete, functioning app written in Objective C.The book starts with a tour of how the app works. Then you'll see how to easily display data using the Table View. You'll learn how to develop an appropriate data model that fits the needs of your app, then implement that model as updatable data objects. You'll see how to update data and build relationships between objects and learn how Core Data can work with search, and how to provide your users with friendly data editing features.
Table of Contents (19 chapters)
Core Data iOS Essentials
Credits
About the Author
Acknowledgement
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Appendix

About the Reviewers

Fred McCann is a co-founder of Zumisoft, an independent Mac software company. He started writing code at the tender age of eight on a TI-99a home computer and has since moved on to newer systems. His interests, outside of programming, include Judo, Yoga, Hiking, Kites, Amateur Robotics, Politics, and Meditation.

His websites include http://www.duckrowing.com/ and http://www.fredmccann.com/Home.html.

Muhammad Adil graduated from the National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences in Pakistan, with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. He was a very active Freelance Software developer during his university years. So, after graduating, he kept working as a Freelance developer and has been working as an iOS developer for the past one and a half years.