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What language are Iphone Apps written in?

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Hey.. i feel like messing around and maybe making an iphone app, or at least learn the language. Anyone know what language they are written in? Thanks
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I think it's Java of some sort. You can get the SDK here: http://developer.apple.com/iphone/
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objective-c
    
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Originally Posted by Elitester View Post
Hey.. i feel like messing around and maybe making an iphone app, or at least learn the language. Anyone know what language they are written in? Thanks
iPhone apps are written in Objective-C and use the Cocoa Touch API. It is technically a superset of C (any valid C is valid Objective-C), but the Objective-C extensions have very different syntax from vanilla C. Apple has extensive documentation available here. In order to view it you must register as an iPhone Developer (free registration)
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im sure J2ME would work on those too
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im sure J2ME would work on those too
No, actually, it doesn't. Objective-C and Cocoa Touch is the only way to go.
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Development is for OSX only as well.

Basically that means that you want your app on the appstore you need to spend at least $600 on a Mac. No wonder everyone is trying to charge $10 for flash games

IBM has, or had, a tutorial for doing it in Linux or Windows, but I can't seem to find it. There are other options as well, but you need a jailbroken iPhone to use it.
    
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but you need a jailbroken iPhone to use it.
Go on....
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i know cocoa uses objective c, so i'd assume objective c
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