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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Grant

Member since Apr 15, 2010

Recent Blog Comments By Grant

  • The jQuery Template Markup Language (JTML) Project

    Posted on Apr 28, 2010 at 7:03 PM

    I have to agree completely with avoiding the 'weight', otherwise you just end up creating another XSLT/SOAP etc. bloated protocol that tries to deal with everything (like a self-validating JSON project I saw a few months ago ... eeek!). Nothing simpler than a few <jtml> control tags surrounde... read more »

  • The jQuery Template Markup Language (JTML) Project

    Posted on Apr 27, 2010 at 9:31 PM

    Awesome, Ben, and thanks! I'll be playing with this tomorrow ... my current project requires tons of reused templates populated by JSON'd CFC beans (well, their mementos, anyway). Between corMVC and this, I'll owe you quite a few beers at CFUnited.... read more »

  • Experimenting With The jQuery Template Markup Language (JTML)

    Posted on Apr 27, 2010 at 11:29 AM

    I assume this is using a RexExp ${key} replace methodology similar to the one found in corMVC? My worry with RexExp (especially client-side) is performance. The (usually) necessary live() bindings on top of that could really start eating up cycles. Then again, I can be performance obsessive to my... read more »

  • FLEX On jQuery: Array Collections For jQuery Data Binding

    Posted on Apr 20, 2010 at 11:14 AM

    Ah Ben, you synergistic beauty, you. This is exactly the stuff I am working on right now, and I can always count on you to use a scalpel where I start with a chainsaw (ew ... messy metaphor). It's interesting that you bind on submit(), but what about cases where the bindings must happen actively a... read more »

  • Using jQuery To Pass Arrays To Remote ColdFusion Components

    Posted on Apr 15, 2010 at 1:03 PM

    Hey Ben, I had a need for this type of functionality and did a bit more fiddling. A potential solution is actually really simple (then again, isn't everything once you figure out how to do it!): http://www.grantshepert.com/post.cfm/posting-json-to-coldfusion-via-jquery... read more »