C++Delphi

GameDev: Fun Multi-Platform Mars Rocket Game For Android, iOS, macOS, And Windows

FireMonkey offers you to build complex and advanced cross-platform applications. From business applications to games. On the GetIt portal, you can find dozens of sample applications. Today we will explore the Mars Rocket classic arcade game. In this game, the player must collect points and land the rocket without crashing. On each level, 3 stars are randomly placed throughout the game screen which…
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C++CodeIDERAD Studio

C++ Builder 10.4.x Platform APIs

C++ Builder provides three levels of development: ⦁ Components (VCL and FMX) ⦁ Common Libraries (RTL). ⦁ Platform APIs (iOS, Android, Mac OS) In this post we will discuss and show how to use the Platform APIs (iOS, Android, Mac OS). Specifically, we’ll look at how to use the iOS APIs to obtain Apple iOS device information for the Operating System (OS) version, the OS name and the iOS…
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C++DelphiRAD StudioTech Partner

Generate Barcode with Winsoft Barcode for FireMonkey.

Overview Winsoft Barcode for Firemonkey is the third party component to give barcode support on FMX platform. Winsoft Barcode for Firemonkey is based on Zint, an open-source barcode encoding library. Versions Supported: Delphi/C++ Builder XE2 – XE10.4. Platforms: Windows, MacOS, iOS and Android; Component encodes data into any of the following: Australia Post barcode, Aztec Code, Aztec…
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Delphi

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…
Delphi

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…
Delphi

Vector Containers For Delphi

A few weeks back I did an article on C++Builder where I went completely outside my comfort zone and implemented my very first C++ class. Since I have gotten a taste for C++Builder my adventures with C/C++ is going to continue over the next weeks and months, but like so many others, the Corona virus has forced me to prioritize things differently with regards to work. So for the time being my focus…
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