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When Do We Need A Database For Our App?

When Do We Need A Database For Our App?

2 years ago
When Do We Need A Database For Our iOS App? This lesson is the first in a series where we’ll end up building a simple chat app with a backend using Parse. This video introduces why we need to think about using a backend and what our options are. We touch on using MySQL as […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 1 – Demo of the Simple Chat App

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 1 – Demo of the Simple Chat App

2 years ago
Demo of the Simple Chat App This video is a demo to show you what the simple chat app that we’ll be building looks like. In the video the keyboard on the simulator didn’t slide up when I tapped into the textfield but it will on an actual device. For more tutorials on how to […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 2 – Signing up for Parse

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 2 – Signing up for Parse

2 years ago
Signing up for Parse Before we can get started with building the simple iOS chat app, we need to set up our backend which we’re going to use Parse for. This video introduces some of the core features of the Parse platform and shows you how to set up a new Parse app inside the […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 3 – Adding the Parse Framework into a Swift Xcode Project

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 3 – Adding the Parse Framework into a Swift Xcode Project

2 years ago
Adding the Parse Framework into a Swift Xcode Project This lesson shows you how to add the Parse Framework (which is an Objective-C library) into a Swift Xcode project. A lot of people get stumped on this but It’s actually pretty easy to do! We also test the connection to our Parse backend by saving […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 4 – Building the User Interface in Xcode 6

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 4 – Building the User Interface in Xcode 6

2 years ago
Building the User Interface in Xcode 6 In this lesson, we start building the user interface for our chat app in Xcode, using the Storyboard, auto layout, a tableview and more. For more tutorials on how to build iPhone apps, make sure you subscribe and visit my site where you’ll find a community of like […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 5 – Hooking up the UITableView

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 5 – Hooking up the UITableView

2 years ago
Hooking up the UITableView In this lesson, hook up the UITableView element to display some data! For more tutorials on how to build iPhone apps, make sure you subscribe and visit my site where you’ll find a community of like minded learners! Learning something new is always more fun with other people! Youtube: www.youtube.com/user/CodeWithChris Website: […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 6 – Building and Animating the Message Dock

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 6 – Building and Animating the Message Dock

2 years ago
Building and Animating the Message Dock In this lesson, we build the message dock area where the users type in their message. Furthermore, we learn how to animate it so the on-screen keyboard doesn’t cover it while the user is typing their message. For more tutorials on how to build iPhone apps, make sure you […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 7 – Saving data to Parse backend

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 7 – Saving data to Parse backend

2 years ago
Saving data to Parse backend In this lesson, learn how to save data to our Parse backend! In the context of the app, we’ll be saving the message that the user types into our Parse backend. For more tutorials on how to build iPhone apps, make sure you subscribe and visit my site where you’ll […]
How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 8 – Retrieving data from Parse backend

How to Build a Simple iOS Chat App – Ep 8 – Retrieving data from Parse backend

2 years ago
Retrieving data from Parse backend In this lesson, learn how to retrieve data from our Parse backend! We’ll be retrieving the messages that users have posted from the backend and displaying it in the tableview of the app. For more tutorials on how to build iPhone apps, make sure you subscribe and visit my site […]