Sometimes the universe whispers in your ear when you are headed in the right direction. I have been thinking about developing an app for the iPhone which would be built for field researchers like myself, and then I came across this on [Kottke][1]: [Start Developing iOS Apps Today][2].

[1]: http://kottke.org/12/02/beginners-guide-to-developing-ios-apps
[2]: https://developer.apple.com/library/ios/#referencelibrary/GettingStarted/RoadMapiOS/Introduction/Introduction.html