During my research, I came across what (more...)
With the introduction of the iPhone 5, one new feature has more people abuzz than any other: the new adapter. Instead of the traditional 30-pin dock connector that has become ubiquitous in everything from consumer electronics to luxury cars, Apple has opted to introduce a new, proprietary 8-bin connector dubbed (more...)
If you missed out on this year's KScope conference, you missed out on a tremendous amount of APEX content. You missed the APEX 4.2 preview and discussions from Oracle. You missed great sessions on the APEX Listener, jQuery, Dynamic Actions, etc. You missed the opportunity to actually meet some (more...)
Page Zero in APEX is a powerful tool. For the uninformed, it allows you to put APEX components on it and have them render on every other page in your application - unless conditionally set to do otherwise. Components supported on page zero include regions, items, buttons, branches, computations and (more...)
Joel Kallman has an interesting and amusing reaction to a recent Gartner paper authored by Mark Driver posted here. After reading Joel's reply and Mark's paper, it got me thinking a bit about what was both in and not in the Gartner review and conclusions regarding Oracle Forms migration paths.
However, when designing a product, you simply don't have (more...)
After this morning, I don't think I willI wanted to qualify what I meant by that, since sometimes you only see one side of the conversation on Twitter. Also, it's been a while since my last (more...)
ever use the "v" function again. #orclapex
Most of my time the past few months has been (more...)
Patrick Cimolini will be conducting a FREE webinar on Tuesday, November 16th at 3:00PM EST entitled "APEX Team Development and Agile Project Management" sponsored by ODTUG.
Here's the abstract for the session:
The release of Oracle Application Express (APEX) version 4.0 has brought the product to a high level (more...)
The APEXposed conferences are almost here! Brussels will kick off first on October 28th and Dallas will follow shortly after that on November 10th & 11th.
If you're on the fence about attending, then perhaps this will push you over: If you sign up with the code APEX, you will (more...)
Hate to do this, but I have to turn on comment moderation. Too many spammers out there, trying to convince me that my blog is the best blog in the world!
I'll still approve anything that's legitimate; just want to see if I can get a handle on the noise...
Oracle just announced the Early Adopter release of SQL Developer Data Modeler. You can download it from here: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/datamodeler/overview/index.html
In case you missed it, Oracle is now offering SQL Developer Data Modeler for free, which is a tremendous savings from the original price tag and great for (more...)