The January/February (16.1) issue of xDev Magazine is now available. Here's a quick preview of what's inside:
Byte Order Marker by Eugene Dakin
Unicode was supposed to solve all our text encoding problems, but there are tricky aspects. Find out what a BOM is and how to support it.
From FileMaker to Xojo and Back Again by Ulrich Bogun
Imagine the best of FileMaker and Xojo with none of the limitations. How is that possible?
by using the two together, you can take advantage of the strengths of each!
MBS London Conference 2017 by Richard Duke and Marc Zeedar
Did you go to the conference in London in November?
Marc did, and he had a great time on his first-ever visit to England. Find out what you missed!
Get Stock Prices with Xojo by Marc Zeedar
There are web APIs for getting data on the Web, but sometimes data scrapping is easier.
Marc demonstrates two methods of getting stock prices.
A Model For Health by JC Cruz
Jose shows how to design a proper data model for his previous Health Data project.
He refactors the old code so you can see how to update an existing design.
Plus: Xojo 2017R3, disaster recovery, packaging Linux apps, scope, and more!