Posts tagged as: iphone tutorial

iPhone Programming Tutorial – Animating a Ball Using An NSTimer

October 28th, 2008 Posted by: - posted under:Tutorials - 91 Comments

I have noticed recently many people wanting to create games for the iPhone and are unsure where to start. A common misconception is that you must use OpenGL ES to create any game with graphics. I am going to show you today how you can do some simple animation by moving a ball around the screen. We will not be using OpenGL ES to move the ball. We will simply be using an NSTimer and a …


iPhone Programming Tutorial – Creating a ToDo List Using SQLite Part 1

August 19th, 2008 Posted by: - posted under:Tutorials - 233 Comments

If you have been following my tutorials, you know that we have been working primarily with UITableViews. This is mostly because SO many applications can be developed using this simple control. This final UITableView tutorial will be taking all of the skills learned from previous tutorials, putting them all together, and adding SQLite to create a prioritized To-Do list. I will also be showing you how to add multiple columns to your table cells and we will …


iPhone Programming Tutorial – Beginner Interface Builder Hello World

July 29th, 2008 Posted by: - posted under:Tutorials - 72 Comments

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In my last tutorial UITableView Hello World I said that there are many ways to write a “Hello World” tutorial for the iPhone. Here is one using Interface Builder. Last time, I demonstrated a simple way to populate one cell in a UITableView with some text. Today’s tutorial is even simpler. I will show you how to work with Interface Builder to create a simple layout for you application. In fact, you won’t …