Archive for April 12th, 2010


SQLite Intro

So you took away from the post on when to not use Core Data that it would be good to get a little more understanding of SQLite, but are finding a dearth of iPhone-focused documentation? Well, has Ray Wenderlich got just the two-part series for you!

In this series, we’re going to show how to make an app that displays a list of failed US banks from a SQLite database.

In this first part of the series, we will cover what SQLite is and why we’d want to use it, how to use the sqlite3 command-line utility, and how to import data programatically via Python.

In the second part of the series, we will cover how to make an iPhone app that reads data from the SQLite database we created, and display data in a table view and a drill down detail view…

SQLite 101 for iPhone Developers: Creating and Scripting

SQLite 101 for iPhone Developers: Making Our App

That’s some seriously good tutorial there. And check out the back history while you’re there, lots and lots of good stuff that we haven’t specifically linked to, particularly what’s probably the best cocos2d introduction around.