Sarina DuPont - Senior Product Manager

Senior Product Manager, Developer Tools


FireMonkey Native and Custom Styles in Action - Video This video shows building a profile screen for your multi-device application using the FireMonkey framework with both native UI support and custom styling. Highlighted in the video are custom multi-device styles included in Embarcadero's premium style bonus pack and custom styles from DelphiStyles.com.   ...
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May 2017 Roadmap Commentary from Product Management After the 10.2 Tokyo release that introduced Delphi for Linux, we launched our annual developer survey. The survey ran for a couple of weeks and ended at the end of April. Participation in our survey was exceptional (50% higher participation than in the past), providing lots of invaluable feedback to the product management team. We’d like to thank everyone who took the time to participate in our survey. The survey results were very helpful for finalizing our roadmap plans.  
Adding a custom style selector to your VCL application Adding a style selector menu to your application only takes a couple of lines of code and allows you to quickly update your existing user interface while providing added flexibility to your customers. To add a style selector, I added a combobox to the form with the following code: uses VCL.Themes; procedure TForm9.StyleSelectorChange(Sender: TObject); begin TStyleManager.SetStyle(StyleSelector.Text); end; procedure TForm9.FormCreate(Sender: TObject); var StyleName: string...
Creating a profile screen for your mobile application Many mobile applications today include a profile screen. Popular music apps display your favorite musician's bio along with song and album details and concert information on the artist's profile page while social media apps display your hometown information, recently visited locations, profile photo, number of followers and more. I decided to create a nice sample that shows how you can easily implement a profile screen in your own FireMonkey application.
FireMonkey and VCL Style Packs from DelphiStyles.com KSDev, the company behind FMX for Linux, has launched a new site, DelphiStyles.com, focusing on great custom user interface themes for both FireMonkey and VCL. Customers can purchase a number of style packs for quickly customizing the look and feel of their multi-device applications. They currently offer multiple style packs for sale.
ThingConnect IoT Device Components and BeaconFence now available for download in RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo You can now access over 50 ThingConnect IoT Device Components via the GetIt Package Manager (Tools > GetIt Package Manager) for download in RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo. This includes BLE and Z-Wave components, ranging from home automation, to fitness gadgets, medical devices, environmental sensors and more.     BeaconFence is now also available for download in RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo:   Download a RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo Trial ...
FireDAC Video: Moving existing .CDS Data into TFDMemTable & Editing Data at Design Time In this video, I am going to show you how to move existing TClientDataSet .CDS data into FireDAC's TFDMemTable as well as editing TFDMemTable data at design time. This works with both Delphi and C++Builder with features introduced in 10.2 Tokyo.       Download a RAD Studio 10.2 Trial Today!...
Updated Roadmap Coming Soon & Annual Developer Survey A couple of weeks ago, we launched RAD Studio 10.2 Tokyo. On the heels of the release, the PM team is working on an updated roadmap for calendar year 2017/2018.   As we are finalizing our roadmap plans, we would like to get your feedback through our 2017 RAD Studio developer survey. Getting your input is very valuable to us as it allows us to validate the features and technologies we are looking to add to the product over the next 12-18 months.   Click the button below to particip...

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RAD Server Samples in RAD Studio 10.2 With RAD Studio 10.2, we provide great RAD Server demo projects to get you started.  With 10.2, you can deploy RAD Server to Linux servers, in addition to Windows servers. Below is a list of sample projects that highlight RAD Server's capabilities and are designed to help you get started building your own solutions with RAD Server.     Notes Resource Sample The first part of the application consists of creating a RAD Server Package with a new ResourceName (Notes). Once you run...
New FireMonkey styles for macOS and Android Wear in 10.2 In Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.2 we are providing two new FireMonkey styles: a dark blue style for Android Wear devices and a dark graphite style for macOS. You can access the FireMonkey styles at: C:\Users\Public\Documents\Embarcadero\Studio\19.0\Styles\MacOS\macOSgraphite.fsf C:\Users\Public\Documents\Embarcadero\Studio\19.0\Styles\Android\AndroidWearDarkBlue.fsf To apply the style to your application, drop a TStyleBook component onto your form, and double click ...

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