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Packager for iPhone – #in

Introduction: I was prompted by a colleague to purchase┬á´╗┐Computer Arts Projects magazine issue 144. With the title: Build an App using Flash. The magazine has has inspired to me to look into creating an app using Flash, because the featured project uses AS3 with PureMVC. Restriction Changed In a previous post Apple v Adobe, I … Continue reading

High-quality Screenshots from an iPhone

Introduction I was reading my favourite magazine, MacUser and came across this Q and A in the letter page Question We need to produce reports with screenshots of iPhones and iPads. How do you get such high-quality ones? Answer All iOS devices -iPod, iPhone and iPad – will take screenshots when. you press the sleep/wake … Continue reading

Design for iPhone and iPad

Introduction As I’m interested in creating iPhone apps, I’ve been looking at the best resources and tools for helping me in the design process, and assets to use in actual apps. This includes, Photoshop resources in PSD formats, design tips and stencils. Icons There are plenty of free icons out there, which would be helpful … Continue reading

Apple v Adobe

Introduction Further to Apple’s ruling baring Adobe’s Flash CS5 Packager for iPhone, I decided to document the latest developments. The Ruling Theres a good description of the ruling on the Daring Fireball site, and information about other SDK’s which might be effected by the same ruling. Antitrust Apple’s restriction has led to American federal regulators … Continue reading

iPhone Sales Figures

As I’m interested in creating my own iPhone app, I’ve researching which type of app sells and which app of each genre is a good seller. Sales figures do not appear in the iTunes App store but the number of reviews do. There’s a method to questimate the number of sales from the number of … Continue reading

Fave iPhone apps

The following, is a list of my favourite iPhone apps In each item I’ve provided a link to the iTunes store, and link to the Apps maker. I’ve updated this post with ball park sales figures, see my post: iPhone Sales Figures on how sales can be calculated. Educational and Children’s: The Wheels on the … Continue reading

Resources for iPhone Development

Online resources for iPhone Development Iv’e been fully enrolled in the iPhone Developer Program, which means I can upload apps to my iPod touch and access the Apple developer site for resources. The intention of this page is to provide quick links to resources I find useful. iPhone Dev Center login with Apple ID required … Continue reading

Starting iPhone Devlopment

Notes on Starting iPhone Development I’ve recently begun to learn the iPhone SDK and this post is to record my initial impressions and experiences. The SDK The language for writing iPhone applications is Objective-C, I previously heard bad things about the language but after a little confusion I’m getting used to it and it’s seems … Continue reading