Category Archives: Source Code

Parallel For Loops

Parallel For Loops are a hassle-free way to supercharge your program with the Parallel Programming Library. The syntax is similar to the standard For loop, with the advantage of each iteration running on in a different task on the thread … Continue reading

Posted in Android, Architecture, iOS, Mobile, Source Code | 7 Comments

Run Outside the Handler or Making a Non-Blocking Call

Have you ever had some code you wanted to run outside of the event handler that causes the code to run? If not, then this blog post isn’t for you. I’m not here to debate why you would want to … Continue reading

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Hello Moto 360 from Delphi XE7

I really like my Moto 360 watch. It looks fabulous, and does great as an extension of my Android phone, but of course the most important question is how to make an app for it. Turns out it just works with … Continue reading

Posted in Android, Source Code | 38 Comments

Mobile Summer School 6: REST & BaaS

Here are the slides and downloads from my mobile summer school session on REST & BAAS. If you just want the slides they are on Slide Share. I’ll post the video and more details here later. For more information on … Continue reading

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Mobile Summer School Lesson 5: App Tethering Round-Up

I substituted for David I. yesterday for Developer Direct Mobile Summer School on Lesson 5: Connecting Mobile and Desktop together using App Tethering. The Summer School landing page and David’s blog maintain a list of downloads for all the previous … Continue reading

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Skill Sprint: Android Voice – Speech Recognition and TTS

For my Developer Skill Sprint I was originally scheduled to show how to do a Google Glass Voice Trigger. That is pretty cool because it allows you to launch a Google Glass app with your voice, but I decided to … Continue reading

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Android JNI Bridge and Custom Classes.dex

By creating a custom Classes.dex you can get access to 3rd party Java JAR APIs from your application. For my Integrate More Android with a JNI Call to your Android App Developer Skill Sprint I created a demo app that demonstrates creating … Continue reading

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Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Delphi Component

I took my code I previously used to control the Parrot AR.Drone and turned it into a reusable component. I added some more functionality to it as well, although there is a lot more to cover. The component is available … Continue reading

Posted in Android, Components, gadgets, iOS, Source Code | 4 Comments

OpenGL ES Support on Mobile with XE6

Appmethod, RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder XE6 all make it really easy to work with OpenGL ES on mobile devices. Under the covers FireMonkey is implemented with OpenGL ES on mobile (iOS & Android), OpenGL on OS X and DirectX on … Continue reading

Posted in Android, Graphics, iOS, Mobile, Source Code | 11 Comments

XE5 REST Debugger Supercharged

Some people asked for the source code to using the new XE5 REST Client Library to consume the Kimono web service. The crazy thing is there isn’t any. I decided to make a video about how easy it is to … Continue reading

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