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Beginning iOS 7 Development

It has been a while since my first iOS course for Pluralsight.  Several things have changed with iOS development using Objective-C.  Perhaps, the biggest change is the use of storyboards instead of manually transitioning between views in iOS. So, I created this new course, Beginning iOS 7 Development, to provide a fresh tutorial on getting started with iOS 7 development using …

Building a Game (Guest Post)

This week I am doing something a bit different.  I asked the winner of the XNA contest that I held to promote my Pluralsight course on game programming with XNA to write up a guest post about his experience making the game. Joshua Burchat was the first place winner of an iPad, and he graciously agreed to do a write …

Why My Kid is an iKid

Sophia got her first introduction to the iPad at about 3 months old. As soon as she could sit in a rocker chair my wife and I let her start playing on the iPad.  We started off with just one game, Interactive Alphabet by Piikea.  It is basically a game that goes through the Alphabet and lets the baby interact …