DelphiRAD Studio

Easily Cutout An Image With A Pixel Shader On Windows

In the previous example on Shader programming with Delphi FireMonkey, we created a texture feature to show images. So the material source manages the image bitmap. In this sample, you will create this: We can do this by adjusting the texture itself and set all pixels outside of the circle to transparent. This needs a change to the texture. By utilizing a transformed pixel shader, you…
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IDERAD Studio

Increase Your Coding Experience By Adding Helpful Extensions To Your IDE

Developers love arguing and discussing different types of code editors most of the time. Someone says Vim is number one, someone says VSCode cracks everything. These all different code editors have different features and abilities to do tasks easily. RAD Studio is improving its code editor by adding new helpful and handy extensions. One of them is the Navigator extension. Navigator lets you…
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CodeDelphiRAD Studio

Threadripper 3990X vs. 5950X: 1 BILLION Lines Of Object Pascal Code For #Delphi26th

Celebrating Delphi’s 26th Anniversary with some modern hardware! Two of the fastest CPUs on the market right now are the AMD Ryzen 9 5950X and the AMD Threadripper 3990X. The 5950X features 16 cores and a higher clock speed while the Threadripper 3990X features 64 cores and a higher overall PassMark score (80923). In previous posts one billion lines of Object Pascal was compiled on the AMD…
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Learn How to Use The MQTT Protocol in Delphi With This Library

MQTT stands for MQ Telemetry Transport and it is a specification for a publish-subscribe protocol for communication between devices. When we are talking about Lightweight and Efficient, MQTT Protocol is a very good example. MQTT clients are very small, require minimal resources so can be used on small microcontrollers. MQTT message headers are small to optimize network bandwidth. Another…
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