links for 2010-06-28
June 28, 2010
Have you ever thought “I wish there was a way to click a link in an email and launch my app…” Well there is, through the magic of custom app URLs. The basic idea is this: register a custom URL protocol with the iPhone, and if someone clicks a link with that protocol on that device, it will launch your app. But wait, there’s more: because it’s a URL, you can pass parameters into the app on launch.