Objective c is a standard objected oriented programming language or we can also say that it is an enhanced version of traditional c programming that including number of new features in it. Small talk-style messaging is one of them. This language is based on ANSI C language.
While going through the Objective c tutorial, you will reveal lots more about the particular programming language?But in short, we can say that it?s a basic oops concept that includes objects, classes, functions, methods and many other features that are available in the traditional oops language, along with the new features.
The latest version of Objective c programming is Objective c 2.0. You can download full step-by-step guide of objective c 2.0 from apple?s website. The objective c programming language with cocoa framework is used for the iPhone/iPod application development.
Remember that you required Mac OS to run the applications that are developed using objective c and cocoa framework. But still, you can create and test the objective c application in following set up?
1. Linux and Free BSD applications, if you have GNUStep installed on it.
2. Windows NT 5.X that required Installation of cygwin or mingw and then installation of GNUStep
3. and in Mac OS, we required Xcode