David I's Sip from the FireHose

David Intersimone (known to many as David I.) is a passionate and innovative software industry veteran-often referred to as a developer icon-who extols and educates the world on Embarcadero developer tools.

Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - CrossTalk: Using .NET Libraries in Delphi & C++Builder Atozed Software - CrossTalk: Using .NET Libraries in Delphi & C++Builder Chad Hower - Atozed Software Thursday, August 20, 2015 http://www.atozed.com/ What if you could use .NET libraries in Delphi/C++ just as easily as you could Delphi libraries? CrossTalk lets you use .NET libraries from your Delphi/C++ code. No changes are required to the .NET classes and no registry entries or COM registration is required. The replay is available on the Embarcadero YouTube video channel at https://www....
C++Builder 10 Seattle has C++11 for Win32, Win64, iOS and Android C++Builder customers have been asking for C++11 for Win32 ever since we released C++11 support for Win64, iOS and Android. It's here now in C++Builder 10 Seattle. Here are some Embarcadero DocWiki links to take a look at. C++Builder 10 Seattle product page - http://www.embarcadero.com/products/cbuilder Clang-based C++ compilers - http://docwiki.embarcadero.com/RADStudio/Seattle/en/Clang-based_C%2B%2B_Compilers C++11 language features supported by Clang-based compilers - http://doc...
Embarcadero Unveils RAD Studio 10 Seattle to Help Developers Move Applications to Windows 10 Embarcadero Unveils RAD Studio 10 Seattle to Help Developers Move Applications to Windows 10 August 31, 2015 8:01 AM EDT SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/31/15 -- Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today released Embarcadero RAD Studio" 10 Seattle, the latest version of its rapid application development platform for Windows 10, OS X, Mobile, and Internet of Things (IoT). RAD Studio 10 Seattle brings Embarcadero's...
RAD in Action: Develop a Complete Solution for Windows + Mobile + Web Service + Cloud RAD in Action: Develop a Complete Windows + Mobile + Web Service + Cloud Solution Wednesday, August 26, 2015. 6am, 11am and 5pm Pacific Daylight Time In this RAD in Action webinar, you'll learn how to build a complete warehouse application for auction items that runs on Windows desktops and mobile devices using SQL databases, REST servers and Cloud Storage. You will learn how to build a VCL application and mobile apps that work with a middle tier via a web service that uses DataSnap and FireDA...
BeaconFence and Beacons – Tips from our Development Team I recently presented a Developer Skill Sprint “Taking Beacons to the Next Level” where the presentation and demonstration covered proximity based application development using Beacons and our recently announced BeaconFence (Beacon Fencing Proximity Solution for Developers) product. Thank you to everyone who attended, asked great questions and were enthusiastic about the opportunity to build new applications for their customers. Along with the skill sprint presentation I also provided a blog post...
You can now post community issues and feature requests to the Embarcadero Quality Portal We have added the Community project to the Embarcadero Quality Portal. You can create issues and add feature requests to the community project. Our Quality Portal is designed to track a variety of issues including bug reports and feature requests. Submitted issues are evaluated by QA and are not part of product support. If you need assistance installing or registering your product, please contact Support. Log in to the Quality Portal with your EDN username and password.   The Quality Port...
C++ IDE code editor structure windows is blank on Windows 10 machine - workaround Several developers reporting an issue where the C++Builder IDE code editor structure window was blank after they upgraded their Windows machine to Windows 10. The issue is reproducible on these scenarios: The user has a machine with a Windows version lower than Windows 10 (Windows 8.1, 8, 7,...) The user has RAD Studio installed (all versions are affected) The user upgrades to Windows 10 In our R&D testing, we have reproduced the issue on 2 machines after upgrading to Windows 10 W...
Developer Skill Sprint: Taking Beacons to the Next Level Developer Skill Sprint: Taking Beacons to the Next Level David Intersimone "David I" - VP of Developer Relations and Chief Evangelist Tuesday, August 11, 2015 YouTube replay - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRrZubGke8k What's covered during this Developer Skill Sprint? We look at the use of Bluetooth Low Energy Beacons and the new BeaconFence, beacon fencing solution for developers, announced by Embarcadero. Beacons (iBeacon and AltBeacon) and Beacon Fencing are used in retail,...
Technology Partner Spotlight: Aerserv ad technology platform - Thursday August 6, 2015 AerServ is a free mobile SSP and monetization platform that empowers mobile publishers with a superior technology platform, supercharges their ad revenue through mobile video, and supports them with unrivaled customer service for a triple-win. AerServ works in alignment with thousands of apps, from premium publishers to independent developers, to optimize their existing ad network revenue through mediation, and tap into aerMarket’s demand inventory to supercharge their earnings. AerServ’s entire...
Beacons, Beacon Fencing, and the Internet of Things It is a spectacular time for developers who want to interact with the real world of things: sensors, gadgets, devices, wearables, beacons and more. Developers are not just stuck writing code for desktop, client server and multi-tier systems. Developers can now use pre-built components and servers to add new devices to their application solutions. Beacons (iBeacons, AltBeacons, Eddystone Beacons) allow developers to add proximity based features to their applications. Using BluetoothLE, these beac...

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