Hello, and welcome to my online home. I’m Ben Forta, Adobe’s Senior Director of Customer Learning, an educator, author, blogger, public speaker, and an all-around techie. Check out my books on SQL, Regular Expressions, ColdFusion, and more.

24Jul
2014
Lightroom Mobile For Beginners Lunchtime Studio

We all take photos all the time, especially using our mobile devices, and over time our photo collections grow, often to be rather unmanageable. Lightroom Mobile provides a quick and easy way to access, manage, and edit all of your images using Creative Cloud. If you are new to Lightroom Mobile, then come join Creative Cloud Learn Interns Julia Grummel and Kathleen Kirker as they teach you beginning steps and pro-tips for organizing, editing, and finalizing your photos on your mobile devices. Lunchtime Studios: Lightroom Mobile for Beginners will take place on July 30th and noon Pacific Time, and will also be streamed live online.

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23Jul
2014
ColdFusion Builder Updated

ColdFusion Builder 3 Update 2 has been released. It addresses a series of issues, as defined in this post. The team has also posted some notes on ColdFusion Builder 3 automatic updates notification and installation options.

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17Jul
2014
PhoneGap Build Now Supports Cordova 3.5.0

Title says it all, the PhoneGap team has announced that PhoneGap Build now supports Cordova 3.5.0.

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15Jul
2014
Introducing Source Han Sans

While on the subject of fonts and TypeKit, today (in partnership with Google) we announced the release of Source Han Sans, a new open source Pan-CJK typeface family that is now available on Typekit for desktop use.

Source Han Sans, available in seven weights, is a typeface family which provides full support for Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese, all in one font. It also includes Latin, Greek, and Cyrillic glyphs from our popular Source Sans family. All told, each font weight in the family has a total of 65,535 glyphs (the maximum supported in the OpenType format), and the entire family rounds out at just under half a million total glyphs.

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14Jul
2014
Source Sans 2.0 Released

It's been almost two years since we announced Source Sans Pro, our first open source type family. And now the team has announced Source Sans 2.0 with Greek and Cyrillic support.

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