Beginning Mac OS X Tiger Dashboard Widget Development Fred Terry is available to download
|Beginning Mac OS X Tiger Dashboard Widget Development|
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2006 |
|Publisher: ||Wrox |
|Page Count: ||338 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0471778257 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780471778257 |
Aimed at the estimated 300,000 Mac OS X developers who are interested in customizing and creating widgets for their Dashboards, this timely book shows them how to tap into the power of Mac OS X Tiger to create and customize Dashboard widgets The expert author uses program examples and exercises to illustrate the different ways to customize the Dashboard through widget development using simple authoring tools, Internet plug-ins, and text editors Begins with a discussion of the Dashboard concept and configuration and progresses to coverage of advanced functionality Covers tools, protecting code, configuration, properties, bundles, resources, extensions, and much more
From the Back Cover
Dashboard widgets bring local and global information to the Tiger desktop by giving you the information you need with a simple keystroke.Beginning Mac OS X ...
The featured examples will help you gain an understanding of the elements and construction of Dashboard widgets, while many chapters end with a set of exercises that reinforce what you've learned. You'll quickly find all the information you need to begin developing and sharing widgets.
Who this book is for
This book is for anyone who wants to create Dashboard widgets or modify existing ones. A basic understanding of a scripting or programming language is beneficial.
Wrox Beginning guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think, providing a structured tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.