This question is for all the programmers who code in iphone as well as the Mac OSX platform.
I have been searching on Google for quite some time, but I could not find any good answer, and so I am posting the question here. Please apologize if this is not a programming question.
Question on development overview:
I would like to know how the iphone development tools are different from Mac OSX development tools.
Question on the programming language:
Is the programming done in
objective-cfor mac-osx as well ? Will it be the same syntax and format (for example, to create a button or textField)... ?
Question on the libraries:
If the programming is done in Xcode, how will the classes and libraries for
navigationbe for the development in Mac OSX. ? And is there an interface builder ?
Question on Simulation and Testing:
Is it as easy as iPhone development to simulate and test the app in a
- Many different UI elements and interactions.
- The same.
- IMHO yes.
You may want to check out these posts to help you transition: