2006-03

More on Borland and DevCo

More news and links on the most debated topic of the Delphi community.

Virtual (Remote) Presentations

The days you needed to travel to present at a conference seem counted...

Delphi 2006 Ebook: Database Chapters

Three new chapters of my Delphi 2006 ebook, covering database support, are now available.

Delphi Everywhere

John Kaster reveals one of DevCo's mottos.

Delphi and AJAX Demo Site

I've published a simple Delphi and AJAX demo site on ajax.marcocantu.com.

Delphi (Old) Fun Videos

David I's home pages host a collection of classic Delphi videos, worth looking at.

Google Up and Down

In a matter of a few hours I was faced with news, errors, and my first-time usage of services of a single quite big company, Google. Here is a short account of a day with lots of googlism.

Mastering Delphi 2005 Corrections

I've (finally) uploaded a short list of corrections to my latest book.

Programmers are not all Alike

I know soem developers are way more productive than others, but Scott Ambler has a nive way of telling this.

Delphi, Roadmaps, Marketing, and Tech Magazines (on the Verge)

A summary of recent Delphi and non-Delphi news, blended together in a single end-of-week post.

Delphi in Schools, My Personal Take

There (yet) another thread on Delphi in schools, which reminded me of my very own experience.

Nigel Brown to manage Borland IDE business, DevCo

Nigel Brown, currently vice president of the Borland EMEA (Europe, Middle-East, Africa) region, named general manager of Borland's IDE products "division".

Delphi Videos, How To?

I'm trying to find a way to produce and publish training videos on Delphi. I didn't have too much luck so far, as Google's video service is far from optimal for this purpose. So I'm looking for suggestions...

Delphi 2006 EBook Completed

I've finished publishing on my web site an ebook meant to update my Mastering Borland Delphi 2005 to Delphi 2006. With ECO and Indy I've found more code compatibility problems than I was expecting.

Visual Studio Information for Borland Delphi Developers

MSDN has an interesting page with information for Delphi users. Some interesting... some totally misleading.