Author Archives: Jim McKeeth

FireDAC MemTable Editing – New in 10.2 Tokyo

One of my favorite new features (beyond Linux) is the ability to edit the data in a TFDMemTable at design time. You could already edit the field defs, to set it up. This makes the TFDMemTable, which was already super flexible … Continue reading

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Delphi Tokyo 10.2 Wallpaper

I’ve had a few requests for my Delphi Tokyo 10.2 wallpaper that I made. I found out that while this is a picture of Mt. Fuji in the background, this photo is from the Kyoto side, not the Tokyo side. I … Continue reading

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Meet HOSOKAWA Jun, our Japan MVP

I wanted to share a little about HOSOKAWA Jun, our Japanese MVP. He blogs at qiita.com/pik and you can follow him on Twitter @pik. When I was in Tokyo I got to meet HOSOKAWA Jun. We have a lot of great developers in Japan (and … Continue reading

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The Sarina DuPont Self Driving Car Episode

Talking to Sarina DuPont about her role with Embarcadero and the future of RAD Studio and the evolution of technology with automation and self driving cars. Here are a few links discussed in this episode Miniatur Wunderland Raspberry Pi Zero Visuino for … Continue reading

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What’s In a Name and Advocacy Defined

When I started at Embarcadero, David I. asked me what I wanted my title to be. I went with Developer Evangelist since that was David’s title, and then he added Engineer on because of my years as a Software Engineer. … Continue reading

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Meet the Tokyo Engineers & MVP

I got to sit down with some of the engineers in Tokyo to talk about C++Builder, RAD Studio and Delphi. C++Builder is big in Japan. Maybe even bigger than Delphi (which is saying a lot.) It was great to put … Continue reading

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Making the Huge World of Delphi Small Again

The world of Delphi is HUGE. It love seeing all the different types of apps being built and seeing users all over the world. This week I was in Tokyo for their #0315inTokyo event announcing 10.2 Tokyo coming soon. In … Continue reading

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Join us for Live Coding!

Last week Craig Chapman and myself launched our first LiveCoding event. It was a lot of fun, and we are doing another event tomorrow, March 2nd at 11 AM US Central Time (find the time in your zone.) We will be … Continue reading

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Nick Hodges New Book: Dependency Injection In Delphi

If you’ve been following along, this is Nick’s 3rd book in recent years, following on the heals of Coding in Delphi and More Coding in Delphi. This time around he has teamed up with Embarcadero MVP Stefan Glienke to cover the … Continue reading

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Yes, Starter Editions is Free

I still get people asking about Embarcadero offering a free or community version or Delphi or C++Builder. That is one of the big strategies of IDERA – offering good free tools. So when we joined IDERA it didn’t take long … Continue reading

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