Windows 8: A Touch and Tiled UI on your PC?

Microsoft has officially started talking about Windows 8, possibly creating more confusing then ever on the development side. I'm puzzled.

Starting to Publish Delphi XE Handbook Source

I've started publishing the source code for the now complete Delphi XE Handbook. The book will follow soon, in PDF and printed versions.

Tweets and Retweets #18

A number of rather assorted tweets, including some nice Delphi links, plus some more updates about my SVN repository.

Embarcadero Trademarks FireMonkey

Embarcadero filed a trademark request for "FireMonkey". And the description is quite interesting. And a job request ties it to Delphi.

Amazon S3 Delphi Client

Here is a video showing my Amazon S3 Delphi client in action.

Tweets and Retweets #19

Last week tweets were focused on the Italian Delphi Day event, but also Delphi Certification and Windows 8.

Everything (Delphi) XE Demo

A demo showcasing many new features of recent versions of Delphi. The program translated a text, creates some graphic out of it, posts it on Azure. The code shows JSON, Unicode, Azure, Anonymous threads, JPEG, and Direct2D in action in Delphi XE.

Delphi XE Handbook Available

At last, my Delphi XE Handbook is available in print or as an ebook. It covers everything new in the product, but DataSnap.

Tweets and Retweets #20

A lot of tweets about my new books, bot also Delphi SVN, David I, and more.

Delphi Handbooks Collection, Second Edition (2007 to XE)

A few days after the new "Delphi XE Handbook" I'm also releasing an updated version of the Delphi Handbooks Collection, a single PDF encompassing my 4 handbooks covering all of the new features of Delphi 2007, 2009, 2010, and XE. That's a single PDF of 1,113 pages, with the most detailed and complete coverage of Delphi XE you can find.

Delphi Certification

As you probably know by now, a couple of weeks ago Embarcadero introduced a Certification program for Delphi.