Monthly Archives: October 2008

Definitive Delphi Twitter Directory

In a few of our podcasts we have discussed Twitter so I have created the Definitive Delphi Twitter Directory.  If you have JavaScript enabled then you will also get the last 5 twitters by each person on the page. It … Continue reading

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11 – More Roundtable

Another round table discussion about latest news and developments. How the community can promote Delphi programming TPCI? Delphi Flash mob (details coming soon) PDC – Windows 7, Silverlight 2 Twitter Anonymous Methods Speed of TStringBuilder Garbage Collection and IDisposable / … Continue reading

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The Further Adventures of Turboman

It would appear Dr. Deadline has returned in an attempt to foil the plans of Delphi Man!  Thanks to the amazing Dave Keighan for sending me an original Dr. Deadline PDF.  Maybe print out and give one of these to … Continue reading

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Return of Delphi Man

My friend Jamie sent me a Twitter earlier that he found an original Delphi Man.  Jamie said he has actually had Delphi Man at his side on his desk for quite some time.  He is actually planning to patch him … Continue reading

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10 – Marco Cantù

Episode 10 is an interview with Spirit of Delphi Award Winner and definitive Delphi author Marco Cantu. This interview was recorded October 10th with Marco at his office in Italy.  We talk about Marco’s new book, Delphi 2009 Features, REST … Continue reading

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Torry’s Updates

I remember when I was getting started in Delphi programming (I started late with Delphi 2 as a long time Turbo Pascal developer) and I discovered the huge catalog of mostly free components on Torry.net I thought I was in … Continue reading

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Delphi could be 2008 Language of the Year

So I have been emailing with Paul Jansen of TIOBE about the Community Programming Index.  He has added Delphi for .NET as part of the grouping for Delphi, but is not adding Lazarus because it is the IDE not the … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Delphi

Question for you: Q: What do Delphi, Kylix, Object Pascal, Free Pascal, Chrome and Oxygene all have in common? A: They all count towards Delphi’s score on the TIOBE index when you follow them by the word Programming! I remember … Continue reading

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9 – CodeRage 3 and Delphi Prism

The reason for this special edition is there has been some big news lately and I wanted to go straight to the source to get you the facts on what is going on as soon as possible. I tracked down … Continue reading

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Delphi Keeps Climbing

Last month Delphi was back in the top 10 for the TIOBE Programming Community Index for September. Well the numbers for October are out, and Delphi has kept on moving to position #9.  It bumped JavaScript. I truly believe we … Continue reading

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