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Learning iOS 8 Game Development Using Swift by Siddharth Shekar

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Creating an iOS developer account

To create any app and publish it on the App Store for iOS, Mac OS X, or Safari, you need to be enrolled in a developer program. You can create a free developer account to access certain sections such as tutorials and downloads, but you won't be given access to the latest beta software. Also, to run and test the app or game on your device, you need to be enrolled for this developer program.

Since we do plan to create a small game for iOS and publish it on the App Store, we do need to enroll for the iOS Developer Program. I will assume that we don't have a developer account yet, so let's create a new developer account first, and then we will enroll for the iOS program.

To register as an Apple developer, go to https://developer.apple.com/register/index.action ...

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