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August 2014

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My "Sip from the Firehose" blog has moved to the new Embarcadero Community blog…

Sip from the Firehose – Just a note - this is the last blog post on my EDN Wordpress blog server. We have migrated all of our blog posts over to the new Community 3.0’s EasyBlog Joomla module. You will find all of our future and past blog posts http://community.embarcadero.com/blogs. You will find my "Sip from the ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-08-25 18:47
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Appmethod nominated in the "CTIA Awards Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms" category

Sip from the Firehose – We’ve just heard that Embarcadero’s Appmethod has been nominated as one of 5 finalists in the CTIA Awards "Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms" category. The Super Mobility Week conference takes place September 9, 10 & 11, 2014 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-08-18 19:01
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Developer Skill Sprint: Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) with Roman Yankovsky

Sip from the Firehose – Today’s developer skill sprint is "Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) with Roman Yankovsky". Roman Yankovsky is one of our Embarcadero MVPs in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Roman gave an overview of his DelphiSpec library for automated testing and also mentioned Gherkin "a Business Readable, Domain ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-08-12 14:46
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Embarcadero’s CodeRage 9 Online C++ & Object Pascal Developer Conference - October 28-30, 2014 - Call for Papers now open

Sip from the Firehose – You’re invited to be a part of the CodeRage 9 Online C++ and Object Pascal Developer Conferences (http://www.embarcadero.com/coderage/) to be held October 28-30, 2014. The theme for this year’s CodeRage conference is "You are the Developers of Things; Everything!" The conference will ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-08-11 20:35
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Jens Fudge’s two passions come together using App Tethering

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 ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-08-06 21:23

July 2014

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Developer Direct 2014 Mobile School: Lesson 4 Slides and Replays

Sip from the Firehose – Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Lesson 4 - Building Powerful Multi-tier, Multi-device Applications using DataSnap REST/JSON This lesson will show you how to create multi-tier applications (in some cases with zero lines of code) that work with your mobile applications. In this lesson, you will learn how ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-07-16 00:56
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Developer Direct 2014 Mobile School: Lesson 3 Slides and Replays

Sip from the Firehose – Monday, July 14, 2014: Lesson 3 - Accessing Local Storage and Data In this lesson, we explore local storage covering a range of options including using INI files and local document storage. This lesson will also show how to use FireDAC database access components to connect to and use local SQLite, ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-07-14 14:52
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Developer Direct 2014 Mobile School: Lesson 2 Slides and Replays

Sip from the Firehose – Wednesday, July 9, 2014: Lesson 2 - Turning up the Style and Data! In lesson 2, we explore how to style controls in your iOS and Android application, start to work with data and manage the link between user interface and model/data. This session will also explore more components and discover the ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-07-09 15:31
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Lesson 1 Slides and PDF for Developer Direct 2014 Mobile School.

Sip from the Firehose – You can download the PPTX and PDF slides for Lesson 1 (Monday, July 7, 2014) Developer Direct 2014 Mobile School at http://cc.embarcadero.com/item/29899 Download size is 6.6mb. This will allow you to follow along during the course lessons for both C++ and Object Pascal. Registration and course ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-07-07 15:37

June 2014

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Celebrating 29 years playing with developer tools here in Scotts Valley

Sip from the Firehose – Today (June 17, 2014) marks 29 years working here in Scotts Valley with our developer tools. Philippe Kahn hired me and I started working for Borland International on this day in 1985. I continue to have tons of fun learning about programming, software architectures, tool chains, frameworks, ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-06-18 01:35
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Developer Skill Sprints - Remote control a Windows app from a mobile device

Sip from the Firehose – Today’s (June 3, 2014) Developer Skill Sprint by Jim McKeeth shows you how to use App Tethering to control a Windows app from a mobile device. From the DocWiki: The RTL provides new App Tethering components to give your applications the ability to interact with other applications running ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-06-03 21:23

May 2014

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Developer Skill Sprints - Use C++ packages in your 64-bit Windows applications

Sip from the Firehose – Today’s (May 29, 2014) Developer Skill Sprint by John Thomas (JT) covers how to use C++ packages in your 64-bit Windows applications. From the DocWiki: C++Builder XE6 now supports the production of packages for 64-bit Windows. Previously, C++Builder supported production of packages only for ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-05-29 21:10
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Background operations on Android and Change the FMX mouse cursor

Sip from the Firehose – Two items that should be of interest to Delphi developers: Marco Cantu’s recent blog post, "Background Operations on Delphi Android, with threads and timers" and Alistair Christie’s LearnDelphi.tv video "Delphi Programming Tutorial #99 - Mouse Cursor in Firemonkey" Also, the "RAD in ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-05-21 15:15
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David I and Appmethod in SF May 29 at Mobile App Developer Tools panel

Sip from the Firehose – I will be demoing Appmethod, a multi-device development platform that lets you create native apps for Android, iOS, Mac and Windows simultaneously. If you’re anywhere near San Francisco on Thursday May 29, stop by and learn how to "Build Fast Apps Fast for Android, iOS, Windows and OS X"! Come ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 2014-05-06 23:27
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RAD News Flash for May 2014 - multiple XE6 webinars and C++ Mobile Day (June 4)

Sip from the Firehose – We have a full schedule of upcoming online events for the next several weeks to help you create new applications and extend the reach of your existing apps using XE6. I will be showing you how to "Build Connected Multi-Device Apps using BaaS" in three webinars next Wednesday, May 14 (6am, 11am, 5pm ...
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