Mastering iOS 12 Programming - Third Edition

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  • Build a professional iOS application using Xcode 10 and Swift 4.2
  • Use AutoLayout to create complex layouts that look great on every device
  • Delve into advanced animations with UIViewPropertyAnimator and UIKit Dynamics
  • Enhance your app by using instruments and building your own profiling tools
  • Integrate iMessage, Siri, and more in your app through app extensions
  • Train and use machine learning models with Core ML 2 and Create ML
  • Create engaging augmented reality experiences with ARKit 2

The iOS development environment has significantly matured, and with Apple users spending more money in the App Store, there are plenty of development opportunities for professional iOS developers. However, the journey to mastering iOS development and the new features of iOS 12 is not straightforward. This book will help you make that transition smoothly and easily. With the help of Swift 4.2, you’ll not only learn how to program for iOS 12, but also how to write efficient, readable, and maintainable Swift code that maintains industry best practices.

Mastering iOS 12 Programming will help you build real-world applications and reflect the real-world development flow. You will also find a mix of thorough background information and practical examples, teaching you how to start implementing your newly gained knowledge.

By the end of this book, you will have got to grips with building iOS applications that harness advanced techniques and make best use of the latest and greatest features available in iOS 12.

  • Explore the extensive world of iOS development through practical examples
  • Gain detailed insights into core iOS programming concepts such as app extensions and performance
  • Extend your iOS apps by adding augmented reality and machine learning capabilities
Page Count 750
Course Length 22 hours 30 minutes
ISBN 9781789133202
Date Of Publication 31 Oct 2018


Donny Wals

Donny Wals is a passionate, curious, iOS developer from The Netherlands. With several years of experience in building apps and sharing knowledge under his belt, Donny is a respected member of the iOS development community. Donny enjoys delivering talks on smaller and larger scales to share his knowledge and experiences with his peers. In addition to sharing knowledge, Donny loves learning more about iOS, Apple's frameworks and development in general. This eagerness to learn has made him into a versatile iOS developer with knowledge of a significant number of Apple's frameworks and tools. During WWDC you will often find Donny binge-watching the talks that Apple engineers deliver to introduce new features and frameworks.