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OS X App Development with CloudKit and Swift, Paperback / softback Book

OS X App Development with CloudKit and Swift Paperback / softback


This book is your step-by-step guide to learning OS X app development using CloudKit and Swift.

All the development will be done using Apple's Swift 2 programming language.

You'll see how to define data for your app and build a prototype with Sketch 3 and Keynote.

Using CloudKit to store OS X application data, and separate public and private data, readers will learn how to control which data can or cannot be changed in a public data store.

OS X App Development with CloudKit and Swift takes you from prototyping your app with Sketch 3 all the way through building a data-driven app using CloudKit, and everything in between. What You'll LearnHow to create Test Data with CloudKit DashboardHow to refine a prototypeHow to update CloudKit Data from an appHow to add Local Cache to improve performanceWho This Book Is ForOS X App Development with CloudKit and Swift is for the iOS or OS X developer who is struggling to get to grips with CloudKit.

If you're looking for a solid example from start to finish using CloudKit with Swift 2 this book's for you.

You should have an understanding of the Swift language, e.g. the differences between var/let, how to work with control statements, closures etc., to work confidently with this book.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 131 pages, 93 Illustrations, black and white; XIV, 131 p. 93 illus.
  • Publisher: APress
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  • Category: Macintosh OS
  • ISBN: 9781484218792

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