Erndersterndin Web APIs in Objective C

Nic Wittison, University of Tasmania

Track: Web & HTML5; Audience: Intermediate

Did you ever wonder how your friend’s status update makes its way from the depths of the internet in to the palm of your hand?

This talk covers the basics of asynchronous Web APIs and how you can make sense of the networking framework provided in Cocoa to create up to date content rich iOS/OSX applications. It will show you how to use Web APIs to easily send and receive data from a web service and how to handle and parse that data for use in your own applications.