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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Ben Nadel at the jQuery Conference 2011 (Cambridge, MA) with:

Sean Daniels

Member since Feb 9, 2010

Recent Blog Comments By Sean Daniels

  • Changing The Execution Context Of JavaScript Functions Using Call() And Apply()

    Posted on Oct 4, 2011 at 11:09 AM

    Articulated perfectly for me. This is one of those concepts thrown around quite a bit at the jqcon sessions that I knew I needed to understand, and *sort of* did, but this post really gelled it together for me. So thanks. I guess my next gray area would be when/why to use call() vs. apply(). If ... read more »

  • Monitoring The ColdFusion Mail Server With GMail And A Scheduled Task

    Posted on Apr 6, 2010 at 10:21 AM

    To be on the safe side, you might want to skip the mail spool entirely for the alert email that's going out via Gmail. Add spoolEnable="false" to the cfmail tag and it will post the email directly to the GMail server during page processing.... read more »

  • Making Sure Your ColdFusion Applications Are Uniquely Named

    Posted on Feb 9, 2010 at 11:44 AM

    I sometimes do have two separate apps that share an Application.cfc, typically an app and it's companion administrative app. I use ColdBox and the admin app is typically a package of handlers within the main app. Based on the cgi.http_host I set the default event in CB to either be the app default ... read more »