Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Rob Cawte

Member since Dec 22, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Rob Cawte

  • ColdFusion 8 ImageDrawTextArea() (Inspired By Barney Boisvert!)

    Posted on Mar 7, 2010 at 4:39 AM

    Awesome little extension Ben ... you rock so hard the ensuing tsunami reaches Tokyo Bay! I need to do this for a current project, and like Martin, I also need to have line breaks rendered to the image, but I found it easier to solve with a workaround than get fully my head around the code. (seems ... read more »

  • ColdFusion POIUtility.cfc Updates And Bug Fixes

    Posted on Mar 6, 2009 at 3:41 AM

    In case anyone has the same problem using the POI stuff, I was able to get around the original issue I had with line breaks in CSV files. A little Googling led me .... well ... right back here! http://www.bennadel.com/blog/991-CSVToArray-ColdFusion-UDF-For-Parsing-CSV-Data-Files.htm ... is a gr... read more »

  • ColdFusion POIUtility.cfc Updates And Bug Fixes

    Posted on Mar 5, 2009 at 11:13 AM

    Hi Ben, Thanks for this library... another great contribution to the community :) It allows much simpler handling of spreadsheet data, especially such boring issues as handling line feeds in CSVs, etc. I am hoping to use it for my Mum's church website, so the Vicar can maintain content using Goog... read more »

  • KinkyTwits Update: Filter Groups Based On Include/Exclude Screen Names

    Posted on Feb 2, 2009 at 6:02 PM

    Thanks for releasing this, Ben ... Dunno if this is for everyone, but I had to add charset="utf-8" to the cffile action="write" tags, as Japanese and Chinese messages were corrupted in the file cache. Cheers, -Rob... read more »

  • KinkyTwits - My ColdFusion And jQuery Powered Twitter Client

    Posted on Dec 22, 2008 at 12:19 AM

    Hi Ben, Very sweet looking app. I am writing a Twitter app as an exercise in getting back into CF dev, initially just using the built in CF AJAX tags. I am having a lot of problems with layouts, flickering refreshes, and even incompatibility with the built in stuff (cfdiv vs. cfcalendar), so woul... read more »