As a developer should have knowledge about the tools used for developing Apps in iOS.I have introduced some basic concept regarding Xcode. Xcode is an integrated development environment (IDE) containing a suite of software development tools developed by Apple for developing software for OS X and iOS.
Plist means "Property List". It is in XML file format It is mainly used for storing and retrieving data It can store as key-value pair.In iPhone development, Property Lists are a key-value store that your application can use to save and retrieve persistent data.Plist files are quite useful in that they can store an array of NSDictionary’s. This makes them quite handy for storing information.
You must have heard about .ipa files while developing iOS Applications or if you are into jail breaking your iPhone/iPad or iPod Touch,you probably also been looking for the illegal iOS ipa files.In this post,I have explained about it's use and what it stands for.ipa stands for iOS App Store Package.
The .xib file extension is most commonly associated with Interface Builder files. Interface Builder is a graphics editing software that is used to design and test the user interfaces of a variety of software products. The files with the .xib file extension contain development time format files. These files contain the interface files created with the Interface Builder software.
These are basically the frameworks used for development of applications.The core concepts of Cocoa and Cocoa touch are similar.But there is some main differences between these frameworks.After a lot of reference,I have concluded some best points regarding the differences between Cocoa and Cocoa Touch which every beginner should know before starting development.
I am Jitendra Gochhayat, an iOS developer,blogger, from Odisha,India. I write about Objective C tutorials,iOS interview Questions And Answers,swift tutorials and cocos2d-x sample codes to help the developers.