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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.

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CodeRage X: C++ track schedule The CodeRage X Online Developer Conference will take place Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, October 13-15, 2015. The conference will cover development topics for the Object Pascal and C++ programming languages. Sessions about Windows 10 development using VCL, Multi-Device development using FireMonkey, the Internet of Things, Proximity app development using Beacons, Cloud Services, Enterprise Data and Programming Tips, Tricks and Techniques will be covered. The conference will have two live strea...
CodeRage X: Object Pascal track schedule The CodeRage X Online Developer Conference will take place Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, October 13-15, 2015. The conference will cover development topics for the Object Pascal and C++ programming languages. Sessions about Windows 10 development using VCL, Multi-Device development using FireMonkey, the Internet of Things, Proximity app development using Beacons, Cloud Services, Enterprise Data and Programming Tips, Tricks and Techniques will be covered. The conference will have two live strea...
Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - More Coding in Delphi: Command Pattern Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - More Coding in Delphi: Command Pattern Command Pattern - More Coding in Delphi Nick Hodges Thursday, September 10, 2015 http://morecodingindelphi.com/   YouTube Replay - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pdhcgam2dCw Nick Hodges presents the "Command Pattern" in this week's Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight. This pattern is a chapter in his new book, "More Coding in Delphi". "More Coding in Delphi" information: This is a book all about...
Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - OmniThread Library Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - OmniThread Library OmniThread Library - Primoz Gabrijelcic - http://www.thedelphigeek.com/ Thursday, September 3, 2015 http://www.omnithreadlibrary.com/ YouTube video replay - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1ZsmnszWDU   OmniThreadLibrary is simple to use threading library for Delphi. Currently, versions 2007, 2009, 2010, XE, XE2, XE3, XE4, XE5, XE6, XE7, XE8, and 10 Seattle are supported. OmniThreadLibrary is an open source projec...
Developer Skill Sprint: Delphi Anonymous Methods And C++11 Lambdas I am doing a Developer Skill Sprint this Tuesday, September 22, 2015, titled "Delphi Anonymous Methods and C++11 Lambdas: When to use them and not use them". This blog post contains some of my notes and resource links for my skill sprint. What will be covered? Delphi Anonymous Methods C++11 Lambdas Parallel Programming Library When to use them / When not to use them Advantages of Anonymous Methods and Lambdas Easy way to define and use methods Easy to parameterize using code Bindi...
RAD Studio 10 Seattle Deep Dive Agenda - Saturday Sept 19 Here is the agenda for the RAD Studio 10 Seattle Deep Dive that is happening today, September 19, from 9am to 2pm PDT. Introduction to RAD Studio 10 Seattle What's New in the IDE VCL - new controls VCL for Windows 10 Windows 10 Look and Feel for VCL and FMX What's new in FireMonkey Break #1 Android Services and iOS Background Apps FireDAC MongoDB support App Tethering Enterprise Mobility Services (EMS) Break #2 C++11 Win32/Win64/iOS/Android AppAnalytics (VCL/FMX) Beacons and Bea...
Delphi, C++Builder, RAD Studio 10 Seattle - what developers are saying... Two weeks since the launch and developers are loving the quality of the new Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10 Seattle release. Here are just a few of the many developer comments that we have received. “RAD Studio 10 Seattle is the most stable release of RAD Studio I can remember! Now I can target all major platforms with a unified code base and developer experience.” - José A. Sánchez , CEO & Founder - Darcy Software “We are delighted by the prospect of working with Delphi now tha...
RAD Studio 10 Seattle Deep Dive - Saturday, Sept 19 - 9am to 2pm PDT (4pm to 9pm UTC) You’ve heard the buzz about RAD Studio, Delphi, and C++Builder 10 Seattle and now is the time to dive in and learn why everyone is so excited! You do not want to miss this in-depth look at all the new and enhanced features added with 10 Seattle! Join David I and special guests from the Embarcadero team and RAD community for this deep dive session into the top new areas of RAD Studio / Delphi / C++Builder 10 and more! We'll be presenting demos and more demos during the 5 hour live webinar. ...
Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight - Elevate Software: Elevate Web Builder - RAD for Web Applications Elevate Software - Elevate Web Builder Tim Young - Elevate Software Thursday, August 27, 2015 http://www.elevatesoft.com/ YouTube video replay: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHScbudPUDk Elevate Web Builder is a rapid application development environment that allows you to create beautiful, full-featured web applications that run in any modern browser. There is absolutely no need to learn JavaScript in order to use Elevate Web Builder. The product includes an Object Pascal compiler that emits...
RAD Studio 10 Seattle - DataSnap and Cloud API now use platform native HTTP/HTTPS In RAD Studio XE8 we added new components to support the platform native HTTP/HTTPS libraries on all targeted platforms. I covered additional security programming details in my blog post "The RAD Studio XE8 Summer (Northern Hemisphere) and Winter (Southern Hemisphere) of Security!" We also updated Enterprise Mobility Services (EMS) to use the new native libraries so that you did not have to use OpenSSL. The Native HTTP libraries on multiple devices. and EMS use the new http://docwiki.embarc...

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