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Melbourne Meeting – November 2013

November 2013

A Delphi Web Application Framework – Roger Connell (Innova Solutions)

Roger talked about the Object Framework used to implement a WEB front end for ADUG member interactions on the ADUG web site. Presentation, source code and further documentationContinue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – October 2013

October 2013

OAuth Protocol – Grahame Grieve (Health Intersections)

Grahame provided an overview of the OAuth Protocol, including a walk through of the steps to register a Dropbox API application. He then followed that up with a live Delphi demonstration, reading and writing data to a file located in a Dropbox directory.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – September 2013

September 2013

Lachlan Gemmell (ADUG President)

The first part of the meeting was taken up with the AGM at which new Rules were passed. Lachlan then gave a presentation on real world usage of Generics and Anonymous Methods. Check out Lachlan’s TIndex site pages on Generics Anonymous Methods… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – August 2013

August 2013

Multi-platform development – Damien Bootsma (Embarcadero)

Damien showed a sports coaching program he had written using Delphi + FireMoney running on iOS, outlining some of the design decisions he had made, then showed the same code recompiled to run on an Android tablet.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – July 2013

July 2013

SQLite – Lance Collins

Lance has used Delphi since Delphi 2 to maintain and analyse share market data. He’s moved from storing data in typed and INI files to using a database. His decision to use SQLite – open source, thus free – was not the result of a study of all available options but it’s working out OK.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – June 2013

June 2013

LMD Tools – Andrea Coffey (Miss Programs)

Andrea chose the LMD Tools 2013 component suite as a symposium prize this year and shared her experience of this product. As it includes 480 components Andrea focused on the TLMDGrid.

ADUG Web Statistics – Roger Connell

Roger shared some of the ADUG web log analysis statistics with us, in particular which pages draw the most hits and where visitors come from.… Continue reading ›

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Melbourne Meeting – May 2013

May 2013

Barcodes, Photo Manipulation via Delphi – Geoff Smith (Tyson Technology)

Geoff talked about using barcode recognition and face detection to manage the many images generated by school photographers. Useful resources: Generating barcodes: TZintBarcode; reading barcodes and QRCodes: ClearImage Barcode SDK (free); face identification: Windows Live Photo Gallery API… Continue reading ›

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