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08-25-2011, 06:17 AM
Most of the leading applications on reputable gadgets are not sorely developed by the manufacturer. Some are created by freelancers who make a living through the creation of useful applications for specific gadgets. Anybody can become an Android developer but not every person can reap the full benefits of choosing the option. This is what calls for the need to be well prepared when turning to a given option. Getting into iPhone development could be the best option that one can choose to turn to. Nonetheless, to reap the full benefits, the following considerations ought to be made.

To get into iPhone development, the first thing that one needs to do is buy a Mac. This has been known to be the best computer for developers. It is more favorable when it comes to multimedia file handling. In addition to that, a Mac computer is designed by the manufacturer of iPhone, Apple. This means that it is more favorable when it comes to the development of applications relating to the iPhone. The secret to becoming a reliable Android developer is to get the best tools and platforms. The computer has to be fast and well equipped to handle the desired needs.

Second, the right software in development should be acquired before taking the step to be an Android developer. Every application runs on a specified podium. This means that the use of the wrong software can lead into frustrations when creating an application. A research on the best software to use is advised. The market is filled with tons of software that people can choose from. However, it is important to understand that some are more reliable than others. When it comes to iPhone development, downloading the free Apple Software Development Kit is advised. This will help run the applications more reliably.

Another thing that one needs to do is to gain a deeper understanding in how to use the development language. Not every application uses a familiar markup language. A profound understanding in Object orient programming language is advised. A recommended language is the C and C++. This will help apply all the desired specifications to achieve the desired goal reliably. With limited understanding in iPhone development language, one ends up creating undesired applications that are incomprehensive. Enrolling into a programming school is advised. This will help gain a firsthand understanding in markup languages which will help create appealing applications after becoming an Android developer. Practice should also be done and more tips acquired from friends and relatives.

08-25-2011, 06:38 AM
Thank you for this useful information - I posted on here some time ago that I was looking for advice on some useful app development software, but I didn't realise there was a free Apple development package available. I will definately look into it!

Just one other question - you mention learning C++ - would other programming languages be as helpful or is C++ essential?