DelphiProductivityWhitepaper

Code Size Benchmark Comparison Between Delphi And Electron

Code size is a simple metric that compares the number of lines of code required to create the benchmark application in the study. The “Discovering The Best Cross-Platform Framework Through Benchmarking” whitepaper evaluates two frameworks supporting multi-platform desktop application development: Delphi and Electron. This is the fifth in a series of blog posts looking more closely at…
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DelphiRAD Studio

What You Need To Know - A Beginner's Guide To Windows UI Toolkits

A control or component is a user interface (UI) element that displays content or enables interaction. Components are the building blocks of the user interface. A ‘pattern’ is a recipe for combining several controls to make something new. This article gives a guide for Windows UI development and design guidance for better UI development with modern Windows UI toolkits. The Delphi…
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DelphiIDE

5 Compelling Reasons Why You Need IDE Software

Right now, we’re facing one of the most challenging times in IT. Enterprises are looking to accelerate improvements to keep up with rapidly changing market conditions. Hence, impacting the role of IT and piling more pressure on developers to deliver more business solutions, albeit in shorter time frames and with limited budgets. In this case, we must strive to increase efficiency and…
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Delphi

The Top 5 Quick Tips About Automating Development

Increasing technological advances are changing the software development world as we know it, whether that is pure native Windows development or a more blended approach targeting multiple device types. If you don’t keep up there’s a definite nagging doubt that you…
CodeDelphiIDERAD Studio

Happy 27th Birthday Delphi and a Few Thoughts about Building the Future

My first Pascal, Turbo Pascal and Delphi Experiences I wrote my first Pascal program in 1972 as a Computer Science student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. I knew from the beginning that Pascal would be part of my future career in some way. I first met Philippe Kahn at the Comdex Las Vegas 1983 convention when he stopped our Softsel Computer Products (now Merisel) booth. Back then I was running…
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