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Tuesday, 6. May 2014

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Recommended reads when dealing with Character Encodings in software

The Wiert Corner – Apart from the mandatory Joel on Software article about Unicode and Character sets, these two articles are of great value too: Encodings Before ASCII From a Mechanical Perspective. Character Encodings For Modern Programmers. Fun to read from that blog is the Historical Technology  section ...
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Monday, 5. May 2014

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Embarcadero developer tools in the news…

Sip from the Firehose – Here are just a few of the recent articles and technology partner news from web sites, magazines and news outlets around the world covering our developer tools and the recent release of Delphi XE6, C++Builder XE6 and RAD Studio XE6. SD Times: Embarcadero launches RAD Studio XE6 - ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 22:06
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Delphi: Design-Time Component Name Limited to 63 characters (via: Vin Colgin – Google+)

The Wiert Corner – I learned something new today (thanks Vin Colgin) the Delphi Design-Time Component Name is Limited to 63 characters. Uwe Raabe found out that this an Object Inspector thing due to this constant in DesignIntf.pas: const MaxIdentLength = 63; It has been probably there since Delphi 1 and has been ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 21:09
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BlueTooth Remote Control Car

The PodCast at Delphi.org – How to use BlueTooth is one of the most common requests with Delphi. During our Devices and Gadgets webinar David I. showed how to browse paired BlueTooth devices and connect to them. But wait, there’s more! Daniele Teti & Daniele Spinetti of bit Time Software created an Android client ...
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Interview #2 - Marco Cantú

LearnDelphi.TV – While in Auckland, at the Delphi XE6 product demo I had the opportunity to spend some time with Marco Cantú, Product manager for Delphi.  I naturally took my video camera and recorded an hour and a quarter with Marco.  This video is available on YouTube, watch it here. After spending several hours ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? alister@learndelphi.tv @ 08:58
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Interesting discussion about generic Dictionaries in Delphi (via: Steve Maughan – Google+ – TObjectDictionary Advice Needed)

The Wiert Corner – There is an interesting G+ discussion thread about generic Dictionaries in Delphi. It covers the stock TObjectDictionary in the Generic.Collections unit, Spring4D, performance characteristics like O(1), O(log n), etc, and implementation details like fill factors and hashing algorithms. Worth reading ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 08:46
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XE6 Presentations in Australia and New Zealand

Marco's Tech Blog – A few pictures from the recent XE6 sessions I did in Australia and New Zeland. In sequence: Melbourne event location, which reminds me of something... Syndey event Melbourne event Auckland event A larger collection (only phone pictures, the real ones taken with ...
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Sunday, 4. May 2014

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IDE Fix Pack 5.5 (2009-XE5) released

Andy's Blog – With the IDE Fix Pack 5.5 release the end of 2010, XE2, XE3 and XE4 support is reached. This will be the last IDE Fix Pack for those four versions. This version fixes a long standing bug that was introduced with version 4.6 (2011-12-15) and that affected the debugger when it searched for the correct ...
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Saturday, 3. May 2014

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Castle Game Engine 5.0.0 release

Pascal Game Development – New version of Castle Game Engine , an open-source 3D and 2D game engine for FreePascal / Lazarus, was just released Major new features are Android and iOS (iPhone, iPad) support. Also, many improvements for 2D games API and font rendering were done. The details about new engine features are on ...
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Useful reference about disabling specific compiler warnings

The Itinerant Developer – Earlier today while working on an IDE plugin, I got the following compiler warnings: [dcc32 Warning] W1029 Duplicate constructor 'TLineDifference.CreateEqual' with identical parameters will be inacessible [sic] from C++  [dcc32 Warning] W1029 Duplicate constructor 'TLineDifference.CreateAdded' ...
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Useful reference about disabling specific compiler warnings

Parnassus – Earlier today while working on an IDE plugin, I got the following compiler warnings:[dcc32 Warning] W1029 Duplicate constructor ‘TLineDifference.CreateEqual’ with identical parameters will be inacessible [sic] from C++[dcc32 Warning] W1029 Duplicate constructor ...
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PGD Community Engine - Community Project

Pascal Game Development – If you're a site regular you will undoubtedly have seen the community project announcement that was made just over a week ago, if not, then read on for details of what will hopefully be the first of many community projects here at Pascal Game Development. Regular visitors will know that there are a ...

Friday, 2. May 2014

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permissions – Delphi – setting Full Control on Registry Key – Stack Overflow

The Wiert Corner – One of those StackOverflow gems: permissions – Delphi – setting Full Control on Registry Key – Stack Overflow. –jeroenFiled under: Delphi, Delphi 2007, Delphi 2009, Delphi 2010, Delphi 7, Delphi XE, Delphi XE2, Delphi XE3, Delphi XE4, Delphi XE5, Delphi XE6, Development, ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 23:13
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Interesting thread on IP geolocation and providers (via: Dan Sohad – Google+)

The Wiert Corner – IP geolocation is hard, and very dependent on where you are in the world. Providers giving different or confusing results are not exceptional. See the struggle at Dan Sohad – Google+ – Hi! I working in a IP locate app. I’m using as “motors”: … where Dan Sohad tries a ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 10:12
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Register for the RAD in Action Webinar - Build Connected Multi-Device Apps using BaaS

Delphi Insider – We have another great webinar coming up in the RAD in Action series on May 14th. In this one, David I presents Cloud Services and Backend as a Service in RAD Studio, C++Builder and Delphi.RAD in Action: Build Connected Multi-Device Apps using BaaSFeaturing David Intersimone, ...
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