Learn Objective-C for Java Developers

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Apress, Nov 3, 2010 - Computers - 520 pages

Learn Objective-C for Java Developers will guide experienced Java developers into the world of Objective-C. It will show them how to take their existing language knowledge and design patterns and transfer that experience to Objective-C and the Cocoa runtime library. This is the express train to productivity for every Java developer who has dreamed of developing for Mac OS X or iPhone, but felt that Objective-C was too intimidating. So hop on and enjoy the ride!

  • Provides a translation service that turns Java problem-solving skills into Objective-C solutions
  • Allows Java developers to leverage their existing experience and quickly launch themselves into a new domain
  • Takes the risk out of learning Objective-C

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User Review  - gbsallery - LibraryThing

Good, solid overview of Objective-C, with helpful hints for those coming from the Java world. Some of the structure is a little odd (not a problem if you're reading cover-to-cover), and too much time ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

James Bucanek is a professional software engineer, with over 25 years of experience in software and systems development. He is the author of Beginning Xcode and the holder of a network patent. Having made the transition to Mac OS X many years ago, he has never looked back.

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