iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, Software Development and Delivery

What is this Objective C?

It’s the language, the default language of the iPhone SDK, and is also used for Mac development. I spent a while learning it, and the SDK, adapting from Java. At first it was painful, clunky, even the syntax was annoying. But now I like it, it’s natural. Some things could be improved. Maybe because I come from Java, where it’s automatic and hidden, I think memory management is a pain.

But the SDK contains a lot of good functionality and quality, and when you have mastered it, you can develop fast. It means my second game will be easier.

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3 thoughts on “What is this Objective C?

  1. Memory management is automatic and hidden when you’re writing Mac apps too — Apple just haven’t made it possible for iPhone apps, as yet :/

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