Marco Tech Blog

February, 2009

Blog posts archive for the given month, sorted by date. See the link for entire blog archive above.

Delphi Super-Duper Strings

Follow my thoughts from strings optimizations to strings in Delphi: we are so used to have power at hand that we forget. -- Read blog post.

VB2Delphi Migration Kit (by Albert Almeida)

Albert Almeida has released an updated and much improved version of his Visual Basic 6 to Delphi migration toolkit, which is hosted on my web site. -- Read blog post.

Anders and User Groups at Delphi Dev Days

Delphi Developer Days Update: Anders Ohlsson will give keynote, the locations will host also free user group meetings, and some more. -- Read blog post.

Twitter Down and Rebooting

This morning twitter was down for some time. I captured a couple of screen shots. -- Read blog post.

Embarcadero All-Access

Embarcadero (owner of the CodeGear brand) is about to launch a subscription-based licensing deal. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Podcast on Delphi Developer Days

A Delphi Podcast featuring me and Cary Jensen discussing our Delphi Developer Days event, plus more thoughts about the Delphi community, is online, thanks to Jim McKeeth. -- Read blog post.

Official Release of All-Access

Embarcadero Technology has formally launched All-Access, its new subscription based offering. -- Read blog post.

Delphi 2009 Handbook Review on

Zarko Gajic of has just published a review of my latest book on Delphi 2009. -- Read blog post.

Migrating to Delphi 2009 (by Andreano Lanusse)

The Embarcadero Developer Network has a very nice paper by Andreano Lanusse listing all of the new features of Delphi 2009 since Delphi 7. -- Read blog post.

A Tough 2008 for Borland

Borland 2008 Financial Reports show lots of problems... for the former owner of Delphi. -- Read blog post.