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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Brad Peck

Member since Apr 12, 2010

Recent Blog Comments By Brad Peck

  • Handling Forbidden RESTful Requests: 401 vs. 403 vs. 404

    Posted on Jul 20, 2012 at 12:26 AM

    I think the difference in response depends on the usage. If it's an API and your users have been pre-qualified and already authenticated, then the 403 or 401 is definitely justified. If it's a free-for-all then a blanket 404 is perfectly acceptable for the reasons already cited. Programmatic access... read more »

  • Subversion - Cleanup Failed To Process The Following Paths

    Posted on Dec 6, 2011 at 10:30 AM

    I just had this issue using Tortoise and ran across this post while searching. A good solution is provided at It's the second listed solution and basically goes like this: 1. Find all the 'lock' files in y... read more »

  • One Man's Search For Love - My cf.Objective() 2011 Lightning Talk

    Posted on May 13, 2011 at 11:00 PM

    Just watched this, Ben. Not much to say except: Thank you for articulating your revelations in an unabashed way. It's always funny how a crazy idea, clearly defined, makes cognitive sense. The next few days will be interesting for me. Also, in the words of Yoda, "You must unlearn what you ha... read more »

  • Troy Valberg And The Powerlifters Of Equinox

    Posted on Dec 18, 2010 at 12:13 AM

    Awesome videos, Ben! These got me seriously jazzed to get my own 'Project Huge' back on the rails. The time to hesitate is through.... read more »

  • Way Of The Warrior: The Poison Of Sarcasm

    Posted on Apr 12, 2010 at 12:22 AM

    These are excellent posts, Ben. I hope you keep doing them in the future. As a parallel to your idea of removing sarcasm from your daily interaction, I was wondering if you've ever read the classic "How to Win Friends and Influence People"? I just recently started this one and got most of the way... read more »