Sip from the Firehose – Jens Fudge, Delphi developer in Denmark, sent me a link to his latest blog post. The post starts out with "I have two passions. I really love archery and I really love programming." How can you not continue reading? Jens then talks about using XE6 to create a FireMonkey app that runs on Windows and ...
RemObjects Blogs – This post is part of a series in which I want to take a closer look at some of the features and functionality in Fire, our new IDE for the Mac. Fire is designed to be light-weight and “get out of your way”, and one of the parts where this shines thru is when you build. Compiling your project is a ...
The Delphi Geek – DAPUG, the Database Application Programmers Users Group (aka Danish Embarcadero User Group) is one of Delphi user groups which organizes great events twice a year. I’m very proud that they have invited me to speak in October, even though I’ll miss ITDevCon because of that :( (A note to ITDevCon ...
Delphi: using IInterface to restore cursor at end of mehod (prelude to a memento that executes any code at end of method).
The Wiert Corner – A long while ago, I wrote about a (then overdue post) on .NET/C#: Using IDisposable to restore temporary settrings example: TemporaryCursor class. I had been using a similar technique in Delphi since before I found out about the TRecall class and thought: I think my TTemporaryCursor is smarter, as ...
The Road to Delphi – I just uploaded a new release of the VCL Styles Utils project improving the support for ListViews and TreeView controls. When you uses a TListView setting the CheckBoxes property to True and with the VCL Styles enabled the control will look like so As you can see the Checkboxes is using the ...