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Saturday, 31. August 2013

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Delphi: First try on an XSD for .groupproj files

The Wiert Corner – Delphi introduced the .groupproj files to support MSBUILD. I couldn’t find an XSD for it, but need to do some fiddling with those files, so I created one. It’s not very detailed, I think it gets most of the definition right. The checkin is on my BeSharp.net mercurial repository on ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 23:19
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Delphi and Oxygene – A Cost of Ownership Comparison

Te Waka o Delphi – In a comment on my previous post, David Michael made some observations about the cost of Oxygene being comparable to Delphi. This surprised me, so I did some checking. The results surprised even me. DISCLAIMERS I should mention that I took advantage of an upgrade pricing offer when I purchased ...
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Delphi Brings ARC to Android

JT @ Embarcadero – From Marco’s Blog: http://blog.marcocantu.com/blog/delphi_arc_android.html Delphi mobile compilers use Automatic Reference Counting. While ARC is commonly used on iOS, Android developers generally rely on a Garbage Collector. Share This | Email this page to a friend
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DataSnap Android Clients

Marco's Tech Blog – Last week Jim McKeeth introduced DataSnap clients for Android with a very nice video, linked at the bottom of this page. He showed how to build a client using the same technologies available for all other platforms Delphi supports. To build my demo I created a DataSnap server, based on HTTP and ...
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Friday, 30. August 2013

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Updated DWSWebServer precompiled binary

DelphiTools – The DWS Web Server pre-compiled binary has been updated, it is now packaged in an InnoSetup installer, comes with SQLite 3.8.0.1 and other changes (see below). The installer is still rather simple, but includes command files for service installataion/uninstallation, link to online documentations and ...
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Delphi Brings ARC to Android

Marco's Tech Blog – Delphi mobile compilers based on LLVM use ARC or Automatic Reference Counting, as Embarcadero detailed on several blog posts and I covered in my Delphi Mobile Language White Paper. The coming Android ARC compiler, also based on LLVM, shares the same technologies with its iOS twin, including ARC ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 19:01
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Delphi XE5 Mobile REST Client Demo

The PodCast at Delphi.org – Short demo of the new TRESTClient on a mobile Android application with Delphi XE5. It consumes a JSON REST service and uses the TRESTResponseDataSetAdapter to adapt it into a TClientDataSet. The TRESTClient components are new in Delphi XE5 and work everywhere Delphi does: Windows, Mac OS X, iOS and ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jim McKeeth @ 15:25
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RAD Studio in Auckland / Android in a VM / Touchy Feely

Te Waka o Delphi – Well, not really RAD Studio as such, more like Mobile Studio (whether as part of RAD Studio Ent+ or the Mobile Add-On) since everything shown was oriented around the Android support and emphasising the fact that an application written for iOS can simply be recompiled and will run on Android. Or ...
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Thursday, 29. August 2013

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More Delphi PDF manuals (via: Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi: The One Manual Every Delphi Programmer Should Have!)

The Wiert Corner – Cape Cod Gunny found the PDF of the Delphi 7 Developer’s Guide (1100+ pages of good reading): Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi: The One Manual Every Delphi Programmer Should Have!. There are in fact quite a few more PDF manuals of older Borland/CodeGear/Embarcadero products: ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 13:00
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Delphi: about 3 weeks ago, the XE5 branch was added to the RadStudioDemos repository:

The Wiert Corner – Too bad the Sourceforge does not do stats pages any more, so you it is a lot harder to correlate project activity with potential release dates any more. But: about 3 weeks ago, the XE5 branch was added to the RadStudioDemos repository: ...
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Wednesday, 28. August 2013

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WideOrbit is growing and hiring!

The Delphi Hacker's Corner – WideOrbit is hiring for the following positions at this time. Feel free to send me your resume and I will personally walk it over to the right folks!Accounts Receivable/Collections Specialist – 3+ years of experience in collection. Based in SF. Desktop Support Specialist – Junior – 1+ ...
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Tuesday, 27. August 2013

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RAD Studio and Delphi XE5 Android and iOS Preview Live Events Start Today

Delphi Insider – Our first round of Android and iOS tech preview events with a first look at RAD Studio XE5 and Delphi XE5 started today in Australia. Here are the upcoming locations over the next couple weeks. Join us at one of these locations if you can. Click a city name to register. If you don't see a city near ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Tim Del Chiaro @ 18:38
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Might be of interest for your next software developments ...

TMS Software Blog – A short post this time with a tip for something that might be of interest to you in the near future for your software developments. Everyone who's been using the Android emulator on Windows machine will know that it can be (unbearable) slow. Help is offered by Intel though with HAXM. The description ...
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Dutch stop of the RAD Studio in Action LIVE! event: September 7th, Leiden (close to Amsterdam) with extra conference track.

The Wiert Corner – The Dutch stop of the RAD Studio In Action LIVE! tour is on September 7th. The venue location is via Holiday Inn Leiden Hotels: Haagse Schouwweg 10, 2332 KG  Leiden, The Netherlands. It is close to the advertised “Amsterdam Netherlands” (about half an hour drive), close to the A44 ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 12:47
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Building Delphi projects with Continua CI

VSoft Technologies – Delphi versions 2007 or later include MSBuild support. This means that you can (in theory at least) use MSBuild to build your Delphi Projects. I say "in theory" because in reality your milage may vary. The MSbuild support has improved somewhat since D2007. There are still issues relating to IDE bugs ...
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