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Sunday, 29. April 2012

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Movie #69 - Self

LearnDelphi.TV – In this Delphi programming tutorial Alister Christie demonstrates the usage of the Self hidden parameter in class methods.  You can watch the video on this site or on YouTube.  The video is about 6 minutes long.
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? alister@learndelphi.tv @ 23:59
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Tweet Expansion: Butt Time and Brain Time

Nick Hodges – A while back I tweeted the following: In software development, we often measure Butt Time, when what we need from developers is Brain Time -- which is much harder to measure. Some tweets call for further explanation and expansion, and so I’ve added a new category called Tweet Expansion to ...
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Saturday, 28. April 2012

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White Paper: Integrating FireMonkey Into Your Existing VCL, C# and C++ Applications

Delphi Insider – If you're a Windows software developer using Visual Studio or a programmer who has been using VCL in Delphi and C++Builder and you're interested in incorporating functionality from the new FireMonkey application platform into your applications, there's a great new white paper available. ...

Friday, 27. April 2012

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30 Years of Sinclair ZX Spectrum

Marco's Tech Blog – This week marked the 30th year since the Sinclair ZX Spectrum was first launched. It was my first computer and I still have the original piece of hardware. Yout can read a very nice article on "RegHardware" at http://www.reghardware.com/2012/04/23/retro_week_sinclair_zx_spectrum_at_30/. The name ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 19:16
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Nested Type Enumerators

Australian Delphi User Group Members – Over the last couple of years, I have been making more use of nested types to organise how my code (behaviour) is organised in an application.  If some application behaviour (encapsulated in class A) is part of a broader behaviour … Continue reading →
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Paul Klink @ 08:04
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Have a Tab Specific Hint for TTabSet or TTabControl Tabs

About Delphi Programming – in Delphi TIPS :: For TTabSet and TTabControl there's only "one" Hint property you can set and this hint will appear for the entire control - not taking into account the selected tab or alike. Here's how to have different hints when the mouse hovers over a specific tab of the tab control. Read ...
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Delphi Developer Days 2012 Baltimore and Chicago

Marco's Tech Blog – Last week, Cary Jensen and myself did the US portion of Delphi Developer Days 2012 tour. All went very well, we had a good group in Baltimore and a packed room in Chicago (could not let in any more attendees). In both cities we had an Embarcadero keynote by Anders Ohlsson, and the company also set ...
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EDN in your pocket

Idle Musings of a Delphi Junkie – If any of you have been following Anders’ blog (and if you haven’t, you should), you’ll know he’s been doing a lot with the iOS support that Delphi XE2 offers. He is currently working on getting an app approved in the Apple AppStore that will bring a lot of the ...
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Thursday, 26. April 2012

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Composite Reporting With Mixed Orientation

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I have spent the last two weeks researching different reporting tools for Delphi. I currently own Delphi 2010 Professional which comes with Rave built into the IDE. My customers have asked me for a "one-click" printing solution. Instead of previewing and printing each report one-at-a-time, they ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Michael Riley @ 22:18
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Good news everyone!

The PodCast at Delphi.org – Good news everyone! Simon “Is-he-actually-human?” Stuart and Jamie ”Something pithy” Ingilby are hosting the next episode of the Podcast at Delphi.org. The bad news to this is that your regular host, Jim McKeeth, will not be hosting. However, all is not lost! For the 50th ...
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OptimalCode – “Delphi Optimization Guidelines”

DelphiTools – If you recognize the title of this article by Robert Lee, then chances are you’ve been around Delphi for a while Alas the optimalcode.com website and Robert Lee disappeared years ago without a trace, but the “Delphi Optimization Guidelines” (dating back from 2002-3003) has been ...
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Dodgy Coder: Coding tricks of game developers

The Wiert Corner – Some very interesting tips from game development that apply juts as well to general software development. On code health: Now I always try to dig right down to the root cause of a bug, even if a simple, and seemingly safe, patch is available. I want my code to be healthy. If you go to the doctor and ...
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Wednesday, 25. April 2012

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AppWave for Delphi and other commercial apps

Delphi Insider – In my previous blog post, I mentioned the new AppWave Store and why I like it. One of the questions that came up was what about AppWave for Delphi, RAD Studio, C++Builder or other commercial software beyond the free apps in the store? Here's the answer. How to use AppWave for Embarcadero tools, ...
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IDE Fix Pack 4.9.1 restores AutoSave=off support

Andy's Blog – With IDE Fix Pack 4.9 I wanted to educate those who live with the risk of loosing their day work due to an IDE or computer crash… Or to tell the truth, the unsaved-file hash table wasn’t able to find the first filename that was put into it because its hash value was zero instead of the actual hash ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Andreas Hausladen @ 18:59
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ExtJs 4 - MVC - Tutorial

Leonardo's blog – After a long period without posting here, I'm proud to introduce my tutorial about ExtJs 4 MVC with Lazarus and Sencha Designer 2. The tutorial is a step-by-step guide to creating a not so easy CRUD (Create, Read, Update and Delete) application, with user administration, a semi complex layout and a ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Leonardo M. Ramé @ 10:03
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