The iPhone’s rich user interface and platform features provide for the creation of applications that are compelling to both users and developers. Although commonly thought to be available only to native applications, the most common user interface and platform features are also available to iPhone and iPod Touch web applications. In this course you will learn how to apply your existing ASP.NET skills to create iPhone web applications that capitalize on the rich capabilities of the iPhone platform while maintaining all of the management and deployment benefits of the web. Topic coverage includes iPhone user interface techniques, GPS and location-aware capabilities, creating web applications that look and behave as native applications, offline application support, and the iPhone User Interface (iUI) open source framework.
Jim Wilson is president of JW Hedgehog, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in solutions for the Android, iOS, and Microsoft platforms. Jim has over 30 years of software engineering experience, with the past 15 years heavily focused on creating mobile device and location-based solutions.