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RAD Studio 10.2.3 Delphi CodeInsight (and iOS 11.3) Patch

Over the last few months we were able to investigate some very specific CodeInsight bugs (with reproducible cases) and we have been able to work on several fixes to the Code Completion and other areas. A critical one involvedthe case a developeroveraloadsa generic method. While some of the fixes will be part of the next major release, some of them could be made available for the…
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Use the Source!

One of the great things about Delphi is not only is it written in Delphi (mostly), but it ships with the VCL, RTL, & FMX source code. You can use this source code in lots of different ways, which I’ll cover in a bit, but sometimes it is a matter of finding the source…
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Get Kids Coding with IoT

Get Kids Coding with IoT Across all industries, coding is quickly becoming a crucial skill for the 21st-century workplace. Finding ways to teach kids how to program without becoming bored can be a challenge for parents. That’s where the Internet of Things (IoT) comes to the rescue. On June 13, 2018, two of Embarcadero’s Software Consultants; Al Mannarino and Mary Kelly, delivered a webinar…
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C++’s Strengths Keep it Relevant in an Age of Code Bootcamps

Author: Rebekah D There is an interesting post on Medium aiming to inspire students why to learn C++. Its main point is that learning C++ teaches fundamental computer science concepts: memory management, compile-time vs run-time, polymorphism implementation, iterators and containers, and more. Unfortunately, it phrases itself in an exclusionary manner. While C++ is not the only…
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Speaking at Delphi Conferences in Italy and Poland in June

While most of the Delphi conferences in Europe happen in the fall (September and October are generally fairly crowded months), there are also a few regular events in the late spring timeframe. Delphi Day, Italy, June 7th The Delphi Day in Italy is a conference I helped organized for many years and that generally attracts a crowd of about ahundred Delphi professional developers. This year it…
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