FAQ - Swift Book Questions

 Swift Book | iOS Interview Program

 

Q: Does your current book support Swift 4.0?
A: Yes! The book is now available in EPUB and PDF and supports Swift 4.0. This update to Swift 4.0 has allowed an opportunity to refine many areas of the project. As a result, many algorithms have been revised to meet this new standard. An overall effort has also been made to improve code interoperability and support for optionals, generics, protocols and other Swift API Design Guidelines. The book also includes new essays and extended content.


Q: I have a copy of the 2nd edition and would like the 3rd edition. Will I be getting this as a free download?
A. No. However, readers of the 1st and 2nd editions are entitled to a 50% discount. Just contact us for details.


Q: Does the current book also include free updates?
A: Yes. Those who order the 3rd edition will receive free 3rd edition digital updates as they become available.


Q: I'm considering signing up for the iOS Interview Program. Would I qualify for a free copy of your Swift 4.0 book?
A. Yes. Anyone enrolled in the iOS Interview Program is also entitled to free access to all my digital products. This includes my newest Swift 4.0 book as well as pre-recorded webinars, whitepapers and code samples.


Q: How can I obtain your latest Swift 4.0 source code?
A. Source code for the new book is now available in Xcode 9.0 Playground format. Provided as a single download bundle, the code contains over 60 unit tests that cover book topics such as Big O Notation, Linked Lists, Binary Search Trees, Hash Tables, Graphs, Recursion, Stacks and Queues. Readers can obtain the source as part of their book purchase or as an individual download.


Q: Is the book available for iBooks, Kindle or Android?
A: The 3rd edition is available in EPUB and PDF format. Designed by Apple, iBooks is fully compatible with the EPUB specification and optimized for MacBook, iPad, and iPhone. In addition to EPUB content, iBooks also supports viewing PDF documents. Android and Kindle Fire users can enjoy the book using the free Adobe Acrobat app or a compatible EPUB reader.


Q: Can I still order the Swift 3.0 version of the book?
A: Certainly. The 2nd edition is currently available in digital EPUB and PDF formats.


Q: Will there be future updates to the 2nd edition?
A: Not at this time.


Q: Can I order a printed copy of the Swift 4.0 book?
A. Not at this time. Be sure to sign up to our newsletter for new announcements.


Q: Where do you ship to?
A: We currently ship printed books to the United States.


Q: What do you charge for shipping?
A: Shipping is calculated during checkout after you enter your shipping address. During this process, you will be able to review the shipping charges before placing your order. Shipping is free for bulk orders and we use USPS.


Q: I gave you the wrong shipping address.
A: Let us know your order number and the correct address, and we’ll do our best to get it corrected up for you. However, most orders are processed within 24 hours.


Q: What is your return policy?
A: Neither printed books nor digital downloads are returnable.

 

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