Tag: Pexels

German CodeRage this week

I just finished recording my two sessions for CodeRage Germany: Example for a multi-platform Delphi component Cached Updates with FireDAC Both sessions are in German and I can honestly say that the virtual concept of conferences might never grow on

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5-Minute-Snack: Using a Custom Delphi Component with FmxLinux

A couple of months ago, I described the Pexels component in detail. The component allows integration of pictures from Pexels.com into your Delphi application accessing the REST API provided. Furthermore, I described the necessary steps using inheritance and abstraction that

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Component Development: Using asynchronous, non-blocking web requests (I/II)

Just as a general note up front: This blog post will be split into two parts. The first part will focus on using asynchronous requests with the Embarcadero REST library and the second part will cover using asynchronous HTTP requests

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Component Development: Proof of concept; multi-platform demos

In my last blog post I showed the value of prudent class design with regard to platform development. Ina nutshell, our component has a base class that only contains basic functionality that is platform independent. The platform dependent parts are implemented in

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