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Mobile and Wireless Computing

Mobile/Wireless Computing

No longer is this area of computing ‘the future’ – it is ‘the now’. Every computer scientist has to consider mobile and wireless issues in all aspects of their study. These resources provide the most up to date information available.

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Beginning iPhone Development with Swift 3

Exploring the iOS SDK

Create your very own apps for the latest iOS devices. You'll start with the basics, and then work your way through the process of downloading and installing Xcode and the iOS 10 SDK, and then guides you though the creation of your first simple …

Authors:
Molly Maskrey, Kim Topley, David Mark, Fredrik Olsson, JEFF LAMARCHE

2016 | Computer Science | Book

iOS Penetration Testing

A Definitive Guide to iOS Security

Unearth some of the most significant attacks threatening iOS applications in recent times and learn methods of patching them to make payment transactions and personal data sharing more secure.

When it comes to security, iOS has been in the …

Author:
Kunal Relan

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Learn Apple HomeKit on iOS

A Home Automation Guide for Developers, Designers, and Homeowners

Learn the HomeKit platform structure and how it supports devices—existing and planned—and get a thorough grounding on new and useful apps that deliver a new generation of home automation in a secure and innovative environment. Let your imagination …

Author:
Jesse Feiler

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Build iOS Database Apps with Swift and SQLite

Discover the essential concepts and new iOS 10 SDK and Swift 3 programming language APIs to build iPhone and iPad database driven applications using the defacto standard for data storage for mobile apps, SQLite.
You will learn about SQL operations …

Author:
Kevin Languedoc

2016 | Computer Science | Book

Beginning Xcode

Swift 3 Edition

Get up and running with Apple's latest version of Xcode, and see how to use Swift in Xcode to build a variety of projects.

If you already have some programming experience with iOS SDK and Objective-C, but want a more in-depth tutorial on Xcode …

Author:
Matthew Knott

2016 | Computer Science | Book

App Development Recipes for iOS and watchOS

A Problem-Solution Approach

App Development Recipes for iOS and watchOS explores the technical side of app development with tips and tricks to avoid those little things that become big frustrations, outside of the realm of development, causing many people to throw up their …

Author:
Molly K. Maskrey

2017 | Computer Science | Book

Android Apps for Absolute Beginners

Covering Android 7

Get your first Android apps up and running with the help of plain English and practical examples. If you have a great idea for an Android app, but have never programmed before, then this book is for you. Android Apps for Absolute Beginners cuts …

Author:
Wallace Jackson

2014 | Computer Science | Book

Learn Java for Android Development

Learn Java for Android Development, Third Edition, is an update of a strong selling book that now includes a primer on Android app development (in Chapter 1 and Appendix C, which is distributed in the book’s code archive). This book teaches …

Author:
Jeff Friesen