Archive for December, 2007

Happy Birthday, Commodore 64!

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Commodore 64 still loved after all these years.

I started using Turbo Pascal in 1986, but I actually first learned Pascal on the Commodore 64 somewhere around 1982-83!

25 years? You don’t look a day over 19… Crazy! :)

Delphi for PHP - Best New Developer Tool!

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Andreano Lanusse has all the details on this.

Thanks to all who voted for Delphi for PHP to receive this great honor!


CodeGear CEO Jim Douglas interviewed in SDA Asia Magazine

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Jim Douglas (CodeGear CEO) interviewed by SDA Asia Magazine

Marco Canto has an excellent summary of the interview on his blog.

3rdRail update is live

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Shelby Sanders announced on the newsgroups that the first 3rdRail update (1.0.1) has been published to the update site.

Shelby says "This update includes numerous bug fixes and significant performance enhancements, and is therefore recommended for all users. More details regarding the contents of the update will be sent via email. I just wanted to give you all an early notification."

The updated install notes are now live at

And the release notes at

Portuguese Delphi Day!

Friday, December 7th, 2007

It’s 4:18am here in Scotts Valley, and we’re broadcasting the First Ever Delphi Day in Portuguese, and there are over 500 people tuned in listening to Andreano Lanusse’s RAD Studio 2007 Overview talk.

Fantastic show of support!

Obrigado! :)

PS: In the two minutes it took me to write this, the number of people went from 500 to 520!

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