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iPhone User Interface Cookbook by Cameron Banga

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The tools of the trade

In designing the user interface for an iOS application, we're lucky that very few tools are required during the production process. That being said, this does mean that the tools we do need are that much more important when it comes to producing a quality application.

Let's look at what hardware and software we're going to need in order to develop the best interface possible for our application.

What we'll be using...

The first thing we need to do is pick up a capable computer for design work. Since we're developing for iOS, a Macintosh is definitely preferable if not required. If we're not going to be doing any programming, it could be possible to get away with a PC that runs Adobe Photoshop, but this is not recommended. Without ...

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