Steven F. Daniel

Steven F. Daniel

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Steven F. Daniel is the CEO and founder of GENIESOFT STUDIOS, a software development company based in Melbourne, Victoria, that focuses primarily on developing games and business applications for the iOS, Android, and Mac OS X platforms. He is an experienced software developer with more than 17 years of experience in developing desktop and web-based applications for several companies and startups. Steven is extremely passionate about making people employable by helping them bridge the gap between using their existing skills in iOS, Android, and Xamarin to get the job done. To achieve this, he writes books to help novice and advanced programmers succeed within the industry. Steven is extremely passionate about, and loves being at the forefront of, technology. He is a member of the SQL Server Special Interest Group (SQLSIG), Melbourne CocoaHeads, and the Java Community. He was the cofounder and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at SoftMpire Pty Ltd., a company that is focused primarily on developing business applications for the iOS and Android platforms.

Steven is the author of various book titles, some of which are as follows:

  • Apple Watch App Development
  • Android Wearable Programming
  • Xcode 4 Cookbook
  • iPad Enterprise Application Development Blueprints
  • iOS 5 Essentials
  • Xcode 4 iOS Development Beginner’s Guide

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Books from Steven F. Daniel