Designing for the iPad

Building Applications that Sell
Product Number: EB00062012
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780470976937
Publisher: Wiley
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Get in the game of developing successful apps for the iPad Designing for the iPad presents unique challenges for developers and requires an entirely different mindset of elements to consider when creating apps. Written by a highly successful iPad software developer, this book teaches you how to think about the creation process differently when designing iPad apps and escorts you through the process of building applications that have the best chance for success. You'll learn how to take advantage of the iPad's exciting new features and tackle an array of new design challenges so that you can make your app look spectacular, work intuitively, and sell, sell, sell! -Bestselling iPad app developer Chris Stevens shares insight and tips for creating a unique and sellable iPad app -Walks you through sketching out an app, refining ideas, prototyping designs, organizing a collaborative project, and more -Highlights new code frameworks and discusses interface design choices -Offers insider advice on using the latest coding options to make your app a surefire success -Details iPad design philosophies, the difference between industrial and retail apps, and ways to design for multiple screen orientations Designing for the iPad escorts you through the steps of developing apps for the iPad, from pencil sketch all the way through to the iPad App Store.

Author(s): Chris Stevens
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jan 04, 2011

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