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Key Target Platforms Update

I wanted to share some interesting data following a recent presentation looking into Modern Windows development. 75% of Windows Desktops use Windows 10! Source: StatCounter Windows 10 is now used by 3 out of every 4 Windows desktop machines! This market share is up around 10% in 2020, having originally passed Windows 7 back in late 2017. Windows 7 is down to around 18% and falling.
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Setting up the IDE for your First Android App

I have had a growing number of customers asking recently about getting started with Android programming with Delphi, so I thought it was a good time to refresh how to check your IDE is set up, how to enable developer mode on an Android phone, and show how you can rapidly get Android applications run and debugged from RAD Studio. If you are new to Android development, then the first thing…
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MKS Covid19 App Saving Lives

The Military Institute of Medicine in Poland has been making the news recently with its app that is helping fight the spread of the global SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Piotr Murawski Ph.D, (Head of ICT, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland) shared recently with me how back…
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Auto Inc Fields in RAD Server with InterBase

How to create Auto Incremental Fields in RAD Server with InterBase, FireDAC and TEMSDataSetResource One key feature when asking a remote server to add a record is to get the new record ID value returned. Thankfully this is easily achieved with InterBase and FireDAC via RAD…
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The RAD Studio I.D.E.

David,Marco, andIwere back again today to talk about Development within the RAD Studio IDE. In this week’s session (which is fast turning into a bi-weekly schedule) we spoke about the IDE, updates to it, the latest features and and how to deploy applications. David opened with a discussion around the UX design consideration that has been used to reformat parts of the IDE…
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Open Innovation, RAD Server and Enterprise Connectors

The sheer volume of data that is collected has exploded in recent years thanks to digitalization and modern cloud architectures that support massive data collection, and encourage widespread cross-sharing of data. The growth trend of having applications with easily…
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Developer Direct – IDE Special – 8th April

David, Marco, and I are back again on Wednesday 8th at 11amBST / 12pm CEST to talk about Development within the RAD Studio IDE. After the previous session talking about working from home under Covid19, we asked for input on what you wanted to discuss. From the ideas…
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Developing from home

Working from home – webinar replay As software developers, on the whole, it’s relatively simple to switch to working from home, and many of us work from home regularly, or all the time. However, with a quarter of the world’s population already in lockdown, the circumstances are not exactly the same as your typical week at work. With a majority of workers now trying to work from home…
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