C++

How to use custom Info.plist XML to support iOS 9's new App Transport Security feature

Apple introduced the new “Apple Transport Security” feature in iOS9 to restrict apps that use HTTP protocol requests behind the scenes. To allow your app to use HTTP, Apple provides Info.plist settings. This new feature will have an impact on the execution of apps that use HTTP directly or use components and RTL functions that use HTTP behind the scenes. TAppAnalytics and TWebBrowser…
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Delphi

How to vibrate iOS and Android phones using FireMonkey and XE8

Pawel Glowacki asked about vibrating smartphones using Delphi code for iOS and Android. Thierry Laborde and Williamm Wittwer of Embarcadero France provided the following Delphi and FireMonkey sample code: unit Umain; interface uses System.SysUtils, System.Types, System.UITypes, System.Classes, System.Variants, FMX.Types, FMX.Controls, FMX.Forms, FMX.Graphics, FMX.Dialogs, …
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Cybelesoft - Thinfinity Virtual UI for Delphi

Embarcadero Technology Partner Spotlight Cybelesoft – Thinfinity Virtual UI for Delphi Gustavo Ricardi – CYBELE SOFTWARE, INC. Friday, March 20, 2015 http://www.cybelesoft.com/ YouTube video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBbKKPy32S8 Thinfinity VirtualUI empowers developers who are confronted with a need for deep modernization of existing Windows-based apps with a…
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C++

Working with Sensors, Devices and Platform Services in your C++ applications

All of our modern PCs, Smartphones, Tablets and other devices include more than just a screen, keyboard, mouse, memory, and storage. The devices We use include sensors for location, orientation, acceleration, ambient light, etc. My Samsung Slate Series 7 is a hybrid or “2 for 1” device that is both a desktop PC and a Tablet. It includes two cameras and accelerometer. Even if they…
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