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Monday, 24. February 2014

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Coding in Delphi available in printed form: USD $40 + shipping

The Wiert Corner – On my way back from France, I noted the printed edition of Coding in Delphi has become available through CreateSpace (which is Amazon’s self publishing mechanism): Coding in Delphi is a new programming book by Nick Hodges that covers a variety of powerful Delphi programming features and ...
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Sunday, 23. February 2014

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Delphi Blogs of the Week #6

Marco's Tech Blog – An other weeks of blogs about Delphi and RAD Studio, while I'm in Barcelona (Spain) for the Mobile World Congress that kicks off tomorrow, and were Embarcadero has a booth to showcase its mobile development solution. Some blogs posts during the past week: Pawel's Lazy Form Creation ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 23:29
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New InterBase ads for Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio developers

Delphi Insider – Here are examples of some new ads targeted at Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio users as a reminder about InterBase, the embeddable database. You might see these around on the Embarcadero Developer Network site and other places.Some important things to know about InterBase:InterBase is available on ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Tim Del Chiaro @ 22:07
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CopyReaderToClientDataSet after XE2 – Where are you?

Andreano Lanusse – CopyReaderToClientDataSet copies the contents of a TDBXReader into a TClientDataSet instance. It returns the same TClientDataSet instance that was passed to this method. CopyReaderToClientDataSet is part of the Data.DBXDBReaders.TDBXDataSetReader class until Delphi/C++Builder XE2, however in XE3 it ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Andreano Lanusse @ 21:53
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"Hidden Features of the Delphi IDE" on Stack Overflow - a call for useful answers

The Itinerant Developer – Recently Jeroen Pluimers and Jim McKeeth posted about three "Hidden Features of..." questions on Stack Overflow that were either deleted or nominated for deletion.  They are: Hidden Features of the Delphi Language  Hidden Features of Oxygene Hidden Features of the Delphi IDE The third one was ...

Saturday, 22. February 2014

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Coding in Delphi

Behind the connection – Coding in Delphi is a new programming book by Nick Hodges that covers a variety of powerful Delphi programming features and techniques including Generics, Interfaces, Exception, Handling, Anonymous Methods, Collections, RTTI, Enumerators, Attributes, Dependency Injection and Unit Testing. Available ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? François Piette @ 17:14
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Coding in Delphi Now Available in Print

Nick Hodges – My book, "Coding in Delphi" is now available in print.  This is pretty cool. You can get it from CreateSpace or Amazon.  I'm grateful for every order.  It seems very strange to have my own entry for sale on Amazon.  Writing a book is a lot of work, but I will say, it's quite ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? nick@nickhodges.com @ 15:54
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HowTo: Create a DCR file for your Delphi component

Behind the connection – When you create a component for Delphi, you need a bitmap to represent your component in the component palette. This bitmap must be saved as a DCR file and linked into the component package. DCR stands for Delphi Component Resource. It is a binary resource file (RES) renamed to DCR. In the old ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? François Piette @ 09:54

Friday, 21. February 2014

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The Delphi Object Pascal Language

The PodCast at Delphi.org – What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet; The other day I noticed Github has a language choice for Pascal, but not Delphi. It turns out originally they had Delphi listed as a language, but some of the Delphi clones were getting marked as Delphi, so ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jim McKeeth @ 21:02
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Hidden features in the Delphi Object Pascal language

The PodCast at Delphi.org – A list of hidden features in Delphi Object Pascal that are great, obscure, best avoided or remarkable. This was copied from Stack Overflow’s question of the same name which is closed and flagged for deletion. Licensed under cc by-sa 3.0 with attribution required. I’ve made a few changes, ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jim McKeeth @ 00:19

Thursday, 20. February 2014

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Hidden Features in Delphi related topics (from StackOverflow, until the diamond moderators kill these too)

The Wiert Corner – There are (soon probably “were”) a few very interesting Q&A threads on Stack Overflow in the “Hidden Secrets of” series on Delphi related topics. I sort of can get (but don’t agree: there is a very good voting system to de-emphasize material that is not useful, but ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 21:47
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RAD in Action: Unit Testing in Delphi

Delphi Insider – We have a great new addition to the RAD in Action webinar series for the month of February. A new webinar on Unit Testing in Delphi with Nick Hodges. Last month's RAD in Action webinar had a record number of registrations. Show your support for Delphi and Nick and learn some great Delphi technical ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Tim Del Chiaro @ 20:03
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Don't miss out on the CodeRage C++ Online Developer Conference February 25-26, 2014

Delphi Insider – Interested in what's new with C++Builder?Developing iOS apps with C++Creating 64-bit Windows applicationsModernizing and updating your VCL Windows applicationsBuilding data driven applications with the latest technologies including FireDAC and LiveBindingsSee how C++Builder is being used to create ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Tim Del Chiaro @ 16:00
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Delphi: the Factory Pattern with virtual Create Constructors (via: What Design Patterns do you implement in common Delphi programming? – Stack Overflow)

The Wiert Corner – Delphi Component Design From long ago, but still very valid, as I recently had another question like “what design patterns does Delphi use?”. The Delphi usage of patterns to make the VCL and your applications work is one of the reasons I like the Delphi Component Design: Danny Thorpe so ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 14:35

Wednesday, 19. February 2014

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Lazy Form Creation Design Pattern

Pawel Glowacki – One of the most important things about any application, and especially mobile apps, is short start-up time. End user does not like to wait for too long for an app to start. In some cases, if the start-up time is excessively long a mobile app may not be accepted into an app store. I have been ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Pawel Glowacki @ 17:59
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