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.

MidaConverter v5.5 is now available from MidaConverter.com - adds support for RAD Studio Berlin MidaConverter, the VCL to FireMonkey project converter, has announced the release of version 5.5 with support for RAD Studio Berlin. Announced yesterday (May 30, 2016), the newest release includes: VCL to VCL conversion, Total Conversion, Mobile iOS-iPad Pack ( XE5/XE6/XE7/XE8/Seattle/Berlin only ) , Mobile Android ( XE5/XE6/XE7/XE8/Seattle/Berlin only ), VCL To IntraWeb, Report Conversion and source code of Mida Pack for FireMonkey. MidaConverter is available in several editions: Basic, Pro, St...
The other choices can you make after you've used the RAD Studio Berlin Feature Installer I received a nice email from a developer in Canada this week. He asked "My computer is running Windows 8.1 French but I always install my development IDEs in English. I just installed 10.1 Berlin using the web installer and the IDE installed in french. I saw no language selection option during the install process (did I miss it?) Is there a way to change the IDE language after installation? Do I need to uninstall and reinstall ? If yes, where is the option to force it to install the IDE in ...
How to privately roll out your mobile applications to selected customers/users on iOS and Android Jens from Germany, upon receiving an invitation to our upcoming June 2 "Getting Started Building Mobile Applications for iOS and Android" webinar, sent me the following email: "Are there any plans for elaborating on how to privately roll out your mobile applications to selected customers on iOS and Android? The webinar lists Submitting apps to the Apple App Store, Google Play but that is the opposite of what I’m looking for. I’m totally new to iOS & Android development, but I suspect th...
Webinar Replay: Introducing RAD Server - Walk Through an example Real World Scenario in Creating a Modern Retail Customer Experience Solution This webinar introduces you to our new product of the Embarcadero portfolio - RAD Server. RAD Server provides you the perfect back end for your Delphi and C++ apps, without breaking your bank. RAD Server allows you to create Enterprise class applications without the Enterprise class costs! During this webinar we show you how to develop and deploy a real world Customer Retail application. The client app will run on smartphones and the server side will execute on IIS production servers on pr...
RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin FireUI Live Preview articles, videos, apps and docs FireUI Live Preview is a server/client multi-device tool that allows you to broadcast the active form of your application, in real time, to several devices simultaneously. Live Preview lets you see how your application looks and behaves on different devices while you keep working in the IDE, without running the application on the devices and without creating additional views. FireUI App Preview is available for OS X, Windows, iOS, and Android. Embarcadero provides the installers for all the plat...
New LearnDelphi.TV videos by Alister Christie, Embarcadero MVP from New Zealand Alister Christie has released two new short videos on his LearnDelphi.TV site, "Indentation" and "Syntax Highlighting Colors". This brings the number of free Delphi videos, that Alister has created, up to 115. In "Movie #114: Indentation", a 6 minute video, Alister looks at the various techniques that can be used to indent and format code - some you will probably know - others you might not. With "Movie #115: Syntax Highlighting Colors", Alister asks "Have you changed your default colo...
DevJet Software releases their new CodeInsightPlus Delphi 10.1 Berlin IDE plug-in DevJet Software has announced the release of their new product, CodeInsightPlus. CodeInsightPlus is a Delphi IDE extension plug-in for Delphi 10.1 Berlin down to Delphi XE7 that extends the Delphi IDE's code completion feature. CodeInsightPlus helps you "smoothly writing code with pleasure". CodeInsightPlus features include Smart Pattern Match, Sync edit type arguments, Suggested type arguments for generic types/methods, Postfix Code Completion, Generation of local variables, Generation of ...
Thomas Mueller's 10.1 Berlin updates to IDE Explorer Expert, Delphi74BDS and Custom Container Pack Thomas Mueller has reported on the Delphi G+ community that he now has released RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin versions of the IDE Explorer Expert, Delphi7 Help4BDS plug-in and the Custom Container Pack. The IDE Explorer Expert is a package based expert that installs into the Delphi IDE and displays its internal component structure. The Delphi7Help4BDS IDE plug-in allows you to switch between the 10.1 Berlin help file and the Delphi 7 help files. The Custom Containers Pack (CCPack) is an integrated...
Fire up your business and users with RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin's “Enterprise Strong” Desktop, Mobile, Database, Server, Cloud and IoT Solutions Fire up your business and users with RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin's “Enterprise Strong” Desktop, Mobile, Database, Server, Cloud and IoT Solutions Thursday, May 5, 2016 Webinar Replay(s): You can find the complete webinar replay (with Q&A and the end) and the seven separate presentation parts on the Embarcadero YouTube Channel (EmbarcaderoTechNet): Complete Webinar Replay with Q&A - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfAP0xrpQ_k Part 1 - Introduction for the webinar – David I - h...
Webinar Replay: Introducing RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.1 Berlin Webinar Replay: Introducing RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.1 Berlin Thursday, April 21, 2016 Embarcadero YouTube Channel at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CHPXbUeSJ8 Launch Webinar Starts at: 00:00:00 Q&A Starts at: 01:10:32 Webinar Replay Ends at: 02:09:42   RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.1 Berlin provide you with the fastest way to develop applications for Windows 10, Cross-Platform, Enterprise Architectures, Cloud Services and the Internet of Things. You’ll...

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