MapKit iOS Tutorial

MapKit iOS Tutorial

Using Map Kit, the portion of the map that is displayed on the screen is referred to as the region. The region is defined by a center location and  a span of the surrounding area to be displayed. Inside the Map View an annotation could be created, indication a Point of Interest. In this tutorial we will display  a portion of the city London and we will add an annotation of the Big Ben. This tutorial is made with Xcode 10 and built for iOS 12.

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Search in MapKit iOS Tutorial

Search in MapKit iOS Tutorial

In MapKit the MKLocalSearchRequest object type can be used toprovide a search query. The response can then be manipulated. In this tutorial a search for Hotels and Musea in the city of Amsterdam wil be made. The results of the search will be displayed on the map using annotations. This tutorial is made with Xcode 10 and built for iOS 12.

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Display Placemarks with MapKit

Display Placemarks with MapKit

With the MapKit API of the iOS SDK you easily can display locations in a map view. In this tutorial we will display Apple's HeadQuarters using forward geolocation and the placemark object. Placemarks are typical locations on the map, mostly generated by a CLGeocoder object. Placemark data includes information such as the country, state, city, and street address associated with the specified coordinate. 

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