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Learn How To Modernize Your Database Apps For Windows 10 With FireDAC

The FireDAC is a universal data access library for developing applications for multiple devices, connected to enterprise databases. With its powerful universal architecture, FireDAC enables native high-speed direct access from Delphi and C++Builder to InterBase, SQLite, MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, DB2, SQL Anywhere, Advantage DB, Firebird, Access, Informix, DataSnap, and more, including…
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Workaround for iOS AppStore 1024x1024 Icon Issue

In the middle of June, Apple started enforcing a requirement for store submissions via App Store Connect. While the requirement is not new, in the past Apple allowed developers to add the 1024×1024 icons via the store listing, rather than as part of the app submission.
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Aircraft Tracking Dashboard - Cool Apps Selection

The Cool Apps awards are not just for consumer applications, they are also awarded when someone uses Delphi to help them do really cool things, and today’s selection is one of those. Today, we’re featuring a Balloon-based Aircraft Tracker from David Akerman. David had the idea to track the ADS-B transponder signals that aircraft use to transmit their location. He then went a step further…
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Beyond Compare - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is Beyond Compare, from Scooter Software. Beyond Compare is a data management utility that allows users to compare and reconcile documents, files, folders, and even whole system drives quickly and easily. It’s a deeply useful resource, and it…
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AlignMix - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is AlignMix, from Cozmix, Inc. AlignMix is a sales territory designer that allows users to manage and leverage a tremendous amount of data in a user-friendly, visually appealing package. AlignMixhas been built in Delphi from the beginning…
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CEF32 Emulator Framework - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is CEF32 Emulator Framework, from Alan Conroy. CEF32 is a framework that allows users to emulate hardware configurations, and create their own emulators as well. Delphi and the VCL were key to its development, and Alan did a great job with the application. Alan had three goals in mind when he made CEF32. 1) Strike the right balance between accuracy of emulation and…
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Unicode Finder - Embarcadero Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is Unicode Finder, from SAGT3K. As the name suggests, Unicode Finder is a utility that allows you to explore the Unicode database to find characters, symbols, and emojis to use in text settings. It was developed in RAD Studio using Delphi and…
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CamSextant - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is CamSextant, by Omar Reis. CamSextant is an application that allows users to identify and track astronomical objects in real time. It’s the first time we’ve featured an augmented reality application in this series, and I am extremely…
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NeatoToolio - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is NeatoToolio, from Steven Chesser. NeatoToolio is a diagnostic and control utility for the Neato robot vacuum. Neato vacuums are Wi-Fi enabled, so having an app that can connect to it and adjust its setting is incredibly useful. Delphi and FireMonkey are the perfect platforms to develop an app like this, and that’s what Steven has done. Take a look at…
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