iOS Book Giveaway: iOS Core Animation, Advanced Techniques

And the winner is … James Cambpell

Congratulations James! Contact me by email to claim your prize.

Next week will be giving away a copy of Effective Objective-C 2.0, by Matt Galloway.

This week we are giving away a copy iOS Core Animation: Advanced Techniques, written by Nick Lockwood.

This book provides an in-depth look at the Core Animation framework, covering a wide range of topics from layers to physics to visual effects.

I’m still working through the book, however, I will say that I’m impressed at the extent of information provided in just the first few chapters.

Core Animation and the related topics are not trivial. Nonetheless, I found this book to provide a balance of technical information along with good examples. Experienced iOS dev’s should find this to be a good resource to quickly get up to speed.

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iOS Developer Tips Giveaway: iOS Auto Layout Demystified

The winner of iOS Auto Layout Demystified is…Riley Testut.

Congrats Riley! Contact me by email to claim your prize.

Next week will be giving away a copy of iOS Core Animation: Advanced Techniques, by Nick Lockwood.

Erica Sadun has kindly offered to donate a copy of iOS Auto Layout Demystified for this weeks iOS Developer Tips Giveaway.

The book is now in its second edition, with updates for iOS 7 and Xcode 5.

I purchased the first edition of iOS Auto Layout, and I can say, the style mirrors Erica’s other books: easy to follow, in-depth explanations and well thought out code examples. I’m confident this second edition builds upon the first, providing an excellent resource for mastering iOS Auto Layout.

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