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Archive for June 24th, 2016

Local Guides Hidden Hotspots Amsterdam

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/06/24

Add your Hidden Summer Hotspot in Amsterdam and share with other Local Guides. Where to find that small theatre, that cosy restaurant or that hidden museum in remote streets? Created live during the Amsterdam Hotspot Party by Local Guides in the city.

Source: Local Guides Hidden Hotspots Amsterdam

Short: http://g.co/hiddenAmsterdam

–jeroen

Posted in Google, GoogleMaps, LifeHacker, Local Guides, Power User | Leave a Comment »

Embarcadero closing down their Spanish office

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/06/24

Embarcadero closes down their spanish R&D office putting some 80 people on the street and diminishing the total Delphi R&D team.

Former Chief Scientist Allen Bauer commented:

The Spain office had taken on most of the IDE, Delphi RTL, GetIT, Installer, some DB, Bluetooth components, IoT, QA, and other miscellaneous tasks. They were by-far the largest single group working on RAD Studio. They were all a wonderful, dedicated, excited group of folks. They were eager to learn and truly enjoyed their jobs. I am deeply saddened by this development.

Source: [WayBackVery bad news!

Related: [WayBackEmbarcadero Discussion Forums: Bad news for Delphi? …

–jeroen

Posted in Delphi, Delphi 10.1 Berlin (BigBen), Development, Software Development | 31 Comments »

Hypercube Lego Server with Supermicro motherboard inside… via TinkerTry IT @ Home

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/06/24

It’s cool. Bring enough money (:

How cool is that Hypercube Lego Server, featuring the powerful Xeon D-1540 on tiny and familiar Supermicro X10SDV-F motherboard | TinkerTry IT @ Home

–jeroen

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Dell Dimension 9200 Updated to 8GB. – General Hardware – Desktop – Dell Community

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/06/24

From old stock, I still had a few of these machines and gave them away maxed out at 8 GB with a Windows x64 installation and SSD.

You need 4 of these: 2GB DDR2 PC2-5300 @ 667Mhz non-ECC non-registered memory DIMM. Faster DIMMs work too. Registered DIMMs don’t work.

–jeroen

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