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GetIt: Flat UI Light VCL Style - New in 10.3.1
The Flat UI Light VCL Style is part of the
new premium styles introduced in 10.3.1
. Once installed you will find this file in your
: FlatUILight.vsf To install Flat UI Light VCL Style, just make sure you are
updated to 10.3.1
, launch R...
28 Mar 2019
GetIt: Copper VCL Style
The Copper VCL Style is one of the premium styles available in RAD Studio. Once installed you will find this in your
: Copper.vsf To install Copper VCL Style, launch RAD Studio, then go Tools ➜
GetIt Package Manager
, and you will find ...
26 Mar 2019
GetIt: Aqua Light Slate VCL Style
The Aqua Light Slate VCL Style is one of the free styles available in RAD Studio. Once installed you will find this in your
: AquaLightSlate2.vsf To install Aqua Light Slate VCL Style, launch RAD Studio, then go Tools ➜
GetIt Package M...
20 Mar 2019
GetIt: Calypso VCL Style - New in 10.3.1
The Calypso VCL Style is part of the
new premium styles introduced in 10.3.1
. It includes four variants: Light and Dark editors with Green or Blue UI elements. Once installed you will find these four style files in your
: Calypso.vsf Ca...
18 Mar 2019
March 2019 GetIt Package Manager Report
With the 10.3.1 release this month on Delphi's February 14th birthday we saw a lot of new components from Embarcadero. The Bookmarks and Navigator plugins by
Parnassus were acquired by Embarcadero
and are now available free, along with some great...
1 Mar 2019
Always New, Always Delphi - New Features since Delphi 2009
The story has it, on February 14th, 1995, in San Francisco, when Anders Hejlsberg was presenting at the Delphi launch some of the staff from Microsoft fell out of their chairs. Everyone was so blown away Anders received a standing ovation. ...
22 Feb 2019
Get the Most out of Android with 10.3 Rio
This webinar was a bit of a State of Android development today, as well as a
What’s New in 10.3 Rio
for Android. During CodeRage 2018 I presented on what’s new in 10.3 Rio around Android. That session evolved into this...
13 Feb 2019
Building a Fast and Secure Mobile App Development Strategy
The webinar for Building a Fast and Secure Mobile App Development Strategy is running right now. This blog post will have the replay and additional resources. If you missed the webinar on
Android in 10.3 Rio
, you may want to check it out for mor...
13 Feb 2019
February 2019 GetIt Package Manager Report
Welcome to the February 2019 GetIt Package Manager report with all the amazing stats from January. New and Updated The following packages were added new or updated this last month. Beyond just updating for 10.3 Rio we see new arrival NexusDB E...
1 Feb 2019
Made in Delphi, C++Builder, InterBase and RAD Studio Badges
I'm always getting requests for these badges so people can show off their love of the best development tools. There are three variations of each "Built with," "Built for," and "Powered by."
31 Jan 2019
PacktPub $5 Delphi Book Sale
has been adding Delphi programming books and videos lately, and they have a big sale going on right now with them all available for just $5 each. I've not read or reviewed all of these, but I know most of the authors, and many are MVPs....
25 Jan 2019
2018 Spirit of Delphi Award
If you've been a member of the Delphi community for a while you are no doubt aware of the Spirit of Delphi Award. The Spirit of Delphi was introduced in
It was announced as part of the annual developers conference (called ICON98 as...
24 Jan 2019
January 2019 GetIt Package Manager Report
New and Updated in December 2018 This is the first GetIt Package Manager report for 2019, where we look back on December 2018. The GetIt Package Manager continues to see new and updated packages supporting the new 10.3 Rio release. More and...
6 Jan 2019
The December 2018 GetIt Package Manager Report
A lot happened for the GetIt Package Manager in November. With the new release of RAD Studio 10.3 Rio the GetIt Package Manager received an overhaul, including a facelift. And with a new release we found a lot of packages updated with more ...
10 Dec 2018
CodeRage 2018 Schedule
Hope you are
registered for CodeRage 2018
as the line up looks amazing. The schedule is still subject to change, but here is what we have planned right now:
] Tue, Dec 4, 2018 - Day 1 [All times are in CST] 8:00 AM CST W...
29 Nov 2018
CodeRage 2018 is Coming December 4th through 6th
Clear your calendar and get your snacks ready. It is time for everyone's favorite virtual developers conference:
Here is a sampling of some of the sessions you will find this year: A C++ Language Conversation with Bjarne Stroustrup...
20 Nov 2018
CodeRage 2018: A C++ Language Conversation with Bjarne Stroustrup Hosted by David Intersimone "David I"
is coming December 4th, 5th, & 6th.
With C++17 support coming in 10.3 Rio we thought it would be fitting to have a C++ language conversation with the designer and original implementor of C++:
! December 4th at 2pm ...
20 Nov 2018
10.3 Rio T-Shirt Design Contest Winners
We had a lot of great entries in our RAD Studio 10.3 Rio t-shirt design contest. The top 10 most popular designers, based on community vote, and 10 random voters are winning a shirt with the design we selected from the top designs. Here are...
14 Nov 2018
Android Z-Order, Native Controls, and 10.3 Rio
Before 10.3 Rio when you used a a platform-native control, like
, you were not able to put other controls on top of them. That stacking of controls is knowns as Z-Order. This was especially annoying when you...
7 Nov 2018
What’s New and Updated in GetIt for October 2018
GetIt is the package manager built into RAD Studio, Delphi, and C++Builder. It includes 214 packages in 8 different categories. 38 Library packages 121 Component packages 53 Internet of Things components 60 Trials 4 Industry Templates 2 IDE Plugins 3
2 Oct 2018
Deep Delphi Discussions
Everyone knows Delphi is the best Rapid Application Development tool. Delphi, C++Builder, and RAD Studio set the standard that everyone else is still trying to follow. Nothing will get you to market quicker with a great native experience for your
21 Sep 2018
Make Your Apps Scalable and Web-Enabled
This blog post accompanies the webinar Make Your Apps Scalable and Web-Enabled - Leverage your Business Logic with a Fast Flexible Multi-Tier Architecture - Using RAD Server and REST Services. Create high performance, scalable applications by adopting a multi-tier architecture. By separating the
11 Sep 2018
API Limits with #FDEC
The FireDAC Enterprise Connectors (#FDEC) by CData and Embarcadero make it really easy to work with various APIs just like you would any SQL database. For example if you want to publish the results of a query to a Google
31 Aug 2018
Celebrating Five Amazing Years with Embarcadero
This month I am celebrating my five-year anniversary with Embarcadero Technologies. It’s been an amazing adventure and I am looking forward to more. I saw a graphic similar to the following today and it reminded me how great it is
19 Jul 2018
Embarcadero's June 2018 Cool App Winner is MalyKangurek POS
Years ago I worked at a company that maintained a Point of Sale (POS) system written in Delphi. I wasn’t involved in that project (I was developing a medication management system for an assisted living facility), but talking with
11 Jul 2018