Yearly Archives: 2019

Maurice Kalinowski

Cloud providers and telemetry via Qt MQTT

Published Thursday August 29th, 2019 | 3 Comments on Cloud providers and telemetry via Qt MQTT
Posted in Cloud, Dev Loop, Internet of Things | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

This is a follow up to my previous posts about using Qt MQTT to connect to the cloud. MQTT is a prominent standard for telemetry, especially in the IoT scenario.   We are often approached by Qt customers and users on how to connect to a variety of cloud providers, preferably keeping the requirements list […]

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Petteri Holländer

Announcing Qt for MCUs

Published Wednesday August 21st, 2019 | 24 Comments on Announcing Qt for MCUs
Posted in Biz Circuit & Dev Loop, Qt for MCUs, Qt Quick | Tags: , , , ,

Today we announce the launch of Qt for MCUs – a comprehensive toolkit to deliver smartphone-like user experience on displays powered by microcontrollers. What started as a research project is now in the final leg of its journey to being released as a product. Connected devices found in vehicles, wearables, smart home, industrial and healthcare often have […]

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Miguel Costa

Qt Visual Studio Tools 2.4 RC Released

Published Monday August 19th, 2019 | 7 Comments on Qt Visual Studio Tools 2.4 RC Released
Posted in Dev Loop, Qt, Releases, Visual Studio, Windows

We have released Qt Visual Studio Tools 2.4 RC (version 2.4.0); the installation package is available in the Qt download page. This version features an improved integration of Qt tools with the Visual Studio project system, addressing some limitations of the current integration methods, most notably the inability to have different Qt settings for each […]

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Thomas Hartmann

Qt Design Studio 1.3 Beta released

Published Thursday August 15th, 2019 | 5 Comments on Qt Design Studio 1.3 Beta released
Posted in Biz Circuit & Dev Loop, Declarative UI, Qt, Qt Design Studio, Qt Quick, Qt Quick Controls, QtCreator, Releases, UI | Tags: , , , , ,

We are happy to announce the beta release of Qt Design Studio 1.3. Qt Design Studio is a UI design and development tool that enables designers and developers to rapidly prototype and develop complex UIs. Both designers and developers use Qt Design Studio and this makes collaboration between the two a lot simpler and more streamlined. […]

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Andy Nichols (nezticle)

Introducing Qt Quick 3D: A high-level 3D API for Qt Quick

Published Wednesday August 14th, 2019 | 17 Comments on Introducing Qt Quick 3D: A high-level 3D API for Qt Quick
Posted in Dev Loop, Graphics, OpenGL, Qt Quick 3D

As Lars mentioned in his Technical Vision for Qt 6 blog post, we have been researching how we could have a deeper integration between 3D and Qt Quick. As a result we have created a new project, called Qt Quick 3D, which provides a high-level API for creating 3D content for user interfaces from Qt Quick. Rather than using an […]

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Cristian Adam

Precompiled Headers and Unity (Jumbo) Builds in upcoming CMake

Published Thursday August 1st, 2019 | 13 Comments on Precompiled Headers and Unity (Jumbo) Builds in upcoming CMake
Posted in Build system, C++ | Tags: , , ,

As you might have heard Qt is moving away from qmake in favor of CMake. Some people have raised concerns with the fact that CMake generates projects that build in longer time than qmake. For the last couple of weeks I have been busy with improving CMake upstream in regards to compilation speed. Precompiled headers […]

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Tobias Hunger

Update on CMake project support in Qt Creator

Published Tuesday July 30th, 2019 | 10 Comments on Update on CMake project support in Qt Creator
Posted in QtCreator | Tags: ,

I have been busy improving the CMake support in Qt Creator for the last couple of weeks and thought I should take the time to highlight some of the new features. Fileapi support The CMake project has announced a new IDE integration mechanism with their 3.14 release called fileapi. It provides about the same level […]

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