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Marco is a RAD Studio Product Manager at Embarcadero Technologies, a best-selling Delphi books author, and a Delphi guru. Read More.

GetIt Packages Project Dependencies

A new feature of RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin that has gone mostly unnoticed is the ability to have project dependencies to GetIt packages. This makes is much easier to share projects that depend on third party libraries. -- Read blog post.



Delphi Blogs of the Week/Month #44

Another round of blog posts covering news and blogs related with Delphi and RAD Studio. Starting with a new C++Builder PM. -- Read blog post.

Closing the Class Helpers Private Access Loophole

As many of you know, Embarcadero made a change to the Delphi compiler in 10.1 Berlin to close an existing bug that allowed access to private data of any class via a class helper. Developers who were leveraging this hack would need a migration strategy. -- Read blog post.

Webinar Video about Submitting Apps to Mobile Stores

A video fragment of last week Mobile Development webinar with my portion of recording, covering submitting apps to stores, is available on YouTube. -- Read blog post.



Delphi Blogs of the Week/Month #43

Another round of news and links related with Delphi, including some old one I had to research. -- Read blog post.

Faster Compilation for Delphi Win32 Generics in 10.1 Berlin

While the Delphi compiler is recognized as an extremely fast compiler, when it comes to generics it can significantly slow down, along with the linker. The latest version of Delphi offers a significant improvement. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Blogs of the Week/Month #42

This is a new installment of my occasional (mostly monthly) collection of relevant Delphi links. -- Read blog post.



RAD Server Launched, Webinar on Thursday

Last week my team at Embarcadero has launched a new product, RAD Server, which combines several Enterprise-grade technologies in a single, much cheaper offering. -- Read blog post.

Ribbon Controls in RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin

A few Delphi and C++Builder developers who moved to 10.1 Berlin are wondering what happened to the VCL Ribbon controls and how to get them. Here is the full story. -- Read blog post.

RAD Studio Quality Update After 10.1 Berlin

The release of RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin marks another step towards improving the overall product quality and the company process of managing customer reported issues. -- Read blog post.