Visual Basic x Delphi
Posted on 2006-11-09
In 1994 / 1995 I was looking for a language for windows, I worked with clipper 5 and there wasn't many languages for
windows 3,1. Only Visual Basic 3 - Dbase for windows and I think C++, I am not sure. One day looking through a magazine I read a news from Borland that was about to launch Delphi. I had started to study Visual Basic, but as Pascal was not strange for me, then I gave up Visual Basic and started to study Delphi.
Today I work with Delphi 7.0 and here in our company we have a new version 2006 - I could see that delphi gave great steps to .net and other things. Nothing more I knew about Visual Basic. Being microsoft a big company with a great power must have improved the language.
My question is now:
What language (Delphi or VB) has been more used throughout?
What are the maiin difference between them?