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Archive for January 8th, 2013

WordPress idea of Responsive (yech) UI Themes

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/01/08

Not sure why unresponsive sites claim to use Responsive UI Themes, but WordPress has a whole new twist on it:

Black bands around your screen...

Black bands on your screen are so last century…

Luckily most other sites have better ides, see this Google Image Search.

–jeroen

via: A Week of Responsive Themes — Blog — WordPress.com.

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Delphi Code Monkey: Why Delphi developers should learn Objective-C and XCode

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/01/08

I’ve requested the feed of Delphi Code Monkey by Warren Postma to be added to DelphiFeeds.

In the mean time, read this post, it is awesome: Delphi Code Monkey: Why Delphi developers should learn Objective-C and XCode.

–jeroen

Posted in Delphi, Development, Software Development | Tagged: , , , , | 4 Comments »

Delphi and C# compiler oddities

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/01/08

When developing in multiple languages, it sometimes is funny to see how they differ in compiler oddities.

Below are a few on const examples.

Basically, in C# you cannot go from a char const to a string const, and chars are a special kind of int.

In Delphi you cannot go from a string to a char. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted in .NET, ASCII, C#, C# 1.0, C# 2.0, C# 3.0, C# 4.0, C# 5.0, Delphi, Delphi 2009, Delphi 2010, Delphi XE, Delphi XE2, Development, Encoding, Software Development, Unicode | Leave a Comment »

 
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