Creating ‘Pulse’ style scrolling – Horizontally scrolling UITableView as a subview of UITableViewCell

‘Pulse’ is a free news reading application for iPhone, iPad, and Android by Alphonso Labs Inc. I was introduced to Pulse through an iTunes U lecture from Stanford University “10 Hacks to go from Idea to #1 App”. In that lecture, the developers have mentioned that they have used horizontal UITableViews to create the Interface. Intrigued as I was, I had to try it myself and you should also.

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Adding a UITableView as a subview of UITableViewCell using Interface Builder

Adding a UITableview as a subview of a UITableViewCell??? Yes, you read it correctly and I typed it correctly. No mistakes have been made here. It sounds strange but once the idea came to my mind I had to do try it out to see if it was possible. I searched online and couldn’t find any help so I decided to write a tutorial. Here it is:
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