Dee also: Programming Languages
Turbo Pascal arrived around 1983. Turbo Pascal was/is a Pascal compiler, which introduced an IDE. The Borland product was responsible for Microsoft’s dropping of its Pascal compiler, due to the cheapness of the Borland product ($49 compared to $179).
Delphi is an incredibly easy to use tool, and for this reason many beginner-level programming courses use it to provide an introduction to programming.
- Borland.com Download sample code, modules and personal edition of Delphi free from Borland
- Free Pascal Open source Pascal compiler that implements Object Pascal
TakeDown.NET -> “Object-Pascal”