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

30Oct
2014
Brackets 1.0 RC1

Brackets 1.0 RC1 is available for download on GitHub. Get it!

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28Oct
2014
One Month With The Moto 360

My Moto 360, which I've been wearing for about a month now (thanks, Sarah Hunt), just reminded me to post this review. Unlike prior product reviews, I opted not to share my initial reactions a day or two in; smartwatches are a new category, and I really wanted to get a feel not just for the device, but also for how I'd use it. But, it's time, so here goes.

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21Oct
2014
Brackets 1.0 Is Almost Here

The Brackets team has announced that, after close to 3 years, contributions from 240 individuals, and hundreds of thousands of downloads, they are getting ready to declare Brackets 1.0.

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19Oct
2014
ColdFusion 10 And Java 8

ColdFusion team member Krishna Reddy has posted notes on using ColdFusion 10 support with Java 8 (this is now possible as of CF10 Update 14).

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18Oct
2014
ColdFusion Updates

Last week we released security hotfix APSB14-23 for ColdFusion 9, 10 and 11. In addition, ColdFusion 10 Update 14 was released (it includes security hotfix APSB14-23).

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