Software Development, technologies and other matters #5
My monthly summary is back after long time, let’s try to keep this up to date every month 🙂
- Jailbreak for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 finally available, hackers had a lot of work to break the new Apple A5 devices.
- If you are interested to know how to use the Cloud to scale your applications, the Netflix team posted a really nice article sharing their experience with Amazon “Auto Scaling in the Amazon Cloud”
- I’m a iPhone fun, maybe switching for Nokia Lumia 900 (Windows Phone) in the future, and Android is not part of my plan. A few weeks ago I saw this article “Why I Hate Android“, it is at least interesting.
- The browser war continues, Chrome is winning and IE still the number one, not sure for how long
- Delphi Open Source Project of the Month – DORM is an ORM framework for Delphi created by Daniele Teti
- If you need to convert your Delphi and C++Builder VCL projects to FireMonkey, check out this solution called Mida a commercial product that convert VCL projects to FireMonkey
- TMS Software releases TMS Instrumentation Workshop for FireMonkey, a set of components for instrumentation and multimedia applications for FireMonkey, it support Windows, Mac and iOS
- Great opportunity for Embarcadero customers – BOGO is back!!! – Buy One Developer Tool, Get a Second Tool FREE!
- Great post showing how to create FireMonkey shader effects
I did not know DORM, thanks.