With the “iPhone craze” going around the globe and developers going berserk over iphone website development and application development, this new-age smart phone means business. The iPhone blends three distinct products in one: an impressive internet device, a touch screen UI and a revolutionary smart phone. With a virtual keyboard and multi touch screen, iPhone requires minimum hardware input. It was introduced worldwide on 11 July 2008. Currently, it supports assisted GPS and faster 3G data speed compared to other smart phones.
The launch of iPhone spelled a new dimension for offshore mobile application development companies. Clients are willing to outsource iphone application development to companies that prove their mettle in creating customized applications for the iPhone. Today, offshore iphone application development firms not only provide native applications but also custom web applications for the iPhone.
An iPhone application developer creates customized applications for the iphone with the help of the iPhone SDK (software Development Kit). It is also called as a “tool chain” that can even be used by a Linux or Windows developer to build and install web applications on the iPhone.
The iPhone Application Development Kit includes:
Interface Builder: It implies a graphical editor that is used for designing UI components for both carbon and cocoa applications. It is an application for testing and designing user interfaces. An iPhone application developer utilizes its graphical editing environment to create a well design UI.
Instruments: The instruments collects, displays and compares performance data graphically to optimize the custom web applications in real-time.
Xcode: An Xcode is a kit which includes a graphical debugger and a powerful source editor. It contains all the components used to build your applications.
A mobile application development company specializes in iPhone website development by creating rich web 2.0 iphone applications. It provides limitless integration with iPhone applications. An iPhone website development expert develops web applications in the following areas:
Search tools Social networking Web utilities Travel and Entertainment