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Archive for May 1st, 2015

Lars Fosdal: VS/C#6 is out-delphi-ing Delphi. I hope EMBT is paying attention. Currently…

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/05/01

Interesting, Lars Fosdal writes:

VS/C#6 is out-delphi-ing Delphi.

I hope EMBT is paying attention.

Currently live at

I already liked the 7 minute C#6 video from last year. This is even better.


via: VS/C#6 is out-delphi-ing Delphi. I hope EMBT is paying attention. Currently….

Posted in .NET, C#, C# 6 (Roslyn), Delphi, Development, Software Development, VB.NET, VB.NET 14.0 | 10 Comments »

Macbook Pro Retina QHD+ 2015 Expected Specs. Skylake.

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/05/01

A few places, including the comment thread at MacWorld UK – New 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina display release date, specs and UK pricing – News – Page 2 – Macworld UK have a some rumours on the Macbook Pro Retina QHD+ 2015 Expected Specs: Skylake and more.

This would be having the Skylake Tock of the Intel Tick-Tock.

If Apple pulls that of this year, I’m sure lots of high end developers and graphics people are going to get it:

Macbook Pro Retina QHD+ 2015 Expected Specs.

  • Processor : Intel Skylake i7-6770HQ (40% Faster & 50% Power Efficient Over Haswell)
  • RAM: 32 GB DDR4 @ 2400 Mhz.
  • Display : Retina QHD+ (iPS/OLED 30% Power Saving!)
  • Hard Disk : 3rd-gen PCIe SSD 2.1Gbps Read Speed 1.6Gbps Write Speed.
  • Graphics Card : Intel & GTX 970 M 4GB DDR5 256Bit. (300x Faster & 50% Less pwr vs 750m)
  • Body/Looks : New Thinner Design & 3 Color Options.(Radical New Look)
  • Security : Touch ID integration.
  • Webcam : Improved Face time HD Camera 1080p @ 60fps
  • Keyboard : New Multi Color LED Backlight Keyboard.


Posted in Apple, Mac, MacBook, MacBook Retina, Power User | Leave a Comment »

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