Marco Tech Blog

May, 2009

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

Cary Jensen Blog and Oliver Sturm Podcast

Cary Jensen has joined the Delphi blogging community, while Oliver Sturm has started a .NET podcast. -- Read blog post.

All-Access Analyst Review

Embarcadero has published on its web site an interesting review of All-Access. -- Read blog post.

MicroFocus buys Borland

MicroFocus has announced its acquisition of Borland for approximately 75 million dollars. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Day 2009, June 4th, Piacenza

On June 4th, my company is running (with some help from Embarcadero and others) a yearly meeting of Italian Delphi developers, now in its 8th edition. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Live! 2009 #1

First post from the Delphi Live conference in San Jose. Follow it on Twitter. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Live 2009! #3: Final Day and Roundup

The report of the last two days of the Delphi Live! 2009 conference in San Jose. -- Read blog post.

Delphi Live! 2009 #2: Roadmap

Yesterday at Delphi Live! 2009 CodeGear announced an incredible amount of new features for coming versions of Delphi, including Mac support and multi-touch support for Windows. -- Read blog post.

More Delphi Live! 2009 and Roadmap Info

More info on Delphi Live from Nick and the first of the videos by Jim McKeeth. -- Read blog post.

Blaise Pascal Magazine Special Edition is Free

Blaise Pascal Magazine has released a Special Edition issue of 100 pages, which is free in the PDF version. -- Read blog post.

Delphi 2009 Handbook on

My latest book, covering Delphi 2009, is now available in printed format on -- Read blog post.

More Delphi Live! 2009 Videos

More information and videos about "Delphi Live! 2009", including a repeat of the CodeGear keynote with future projects information, are now available online. There are also nice YouTube videos. -- Read blog post.

My Ten Delphi REST Clients are Coming...

The "Ten Delphi REST Clients" I presented at Delphi Live are now starting to shop up on one of my web sites. Plus a video interview at the conference is now on YouTube. -- Read blog post.

Windows Vista Service Pack 2 Installation

Today, my Vista PC prompted me to install Service Pack 2, which I did. Everything went fine, but I'm not sure I gained much by giving up my PC for half an hour. -- Read blog post.

Delphi 2009 Updates 3 and 4 Available

As you might have already seen, Updates 3 and 4 of Delphi 2009 have been made available by CodeGear. -- Read blog post.

More Delphi REST Clients and TweetOfTheDay Application

I've made available two more Delphi REST clients (with full source) and my TweetOfTheDay application, for twittering on a regular basis. -- Read blog post.