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From: Raymond Camden

Powering Email Unsubscribe Links Using Signed URLs In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel demonstrates how to use HMAC signatures to power Unsubscribe links in ColdFusion. These links allows users to manage subscription settings without having to login....

From: Ben Nadel

Using Generative AI to Improve Image Filenames

Last night I had an interesting thought.

From: Raymond Camden

Recording links for my presentations in Jan 2024, Dec 2023

I've done a few online presentations in recent weeks, and while I've done a blog post announcing each when it was upcoming, I was torn about also doing a blog post after each, just to mention their recording URL.

From: Charlie Arehart - Server Troubleshooting

Converting Strings To Integers Using Hash, HashCode, And CRC-32 In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel considers different ways to map strings onto integers in ColdFusion: hashCode, MD5 hash, and CRC-32....

From: Ben Nadel

Working Code Podcast - Episode 163: Exposing Yourself To New Technology

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about the challenges of learning new technology; and, the disconnect between the demand of learning and the expectation of understanding....

From: Ben Nadel

Presenting "The Many Capabilities of CF Package Management and cfpm", Thurs Jan 25, Online

Do you feel you understand all there is to know about the CF Package Management feature (and cfpm tool), added by Adobe in CF2021? It has far more capabilities than most may realize.

From: Charlie Arehart - Server Troubleshooting

Working with Google Gemini and ColdFusion

Most of my recent work with generative AI has been with Google Gemini lately as I find it really simple to use.

From: Raymond Camden

Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP User Agent Header

Ben Nadel suggests that all calling services be identified in the HTTP User-Agent header; and then, secondarily, in any additional custom HTTP headers....

From: Ben Nadel

Always Identify Your Calling Service Within The HTTP Usage Agent Header

Ben Nadel suggests that all calling services be identified in the HTTP User-Agent header; and then, secondarily, in any additional custom HTTP headers....

From: Ben Nadel

My New Show - <Code><Br>

For a while now I've been kicking around the idea of doing a live stream.

From: Raymond Camden

I'm a Java Champion

My career journey and how I became a Java Champion.

From: Dan Vega

Generating Secure URL Signatures To Prevent Tampering In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel demonstrates how to generate secure URLs using URL signatures in order to prevent URL tampering in ColdFusion....

From: Ben Nadel

Using GenAI to Classify an Image as a Photo, Screenshot, or Meme

File this under the "I wasn't sure if it would work and it did" category.

From: Raymond Camden

Define Your Email Content Using Pure Templates In ColdFusion

Ben Nadel demonstrates why defining emails using pure templates creates a lot of flexibility in ColdFusion....

From: Ben Nadel

You Should Attend theJam.dev 2024!

Next week, a very cool, and very free, online event is being held by the fine folks at Certified Fresh Events, theJam.

From: Raymond Camden

Working Code Podcast - Episode 162: Not Enough Time

Ben Nadel and the crew talk about strategies for managing the overwhelming amount of stuff that we have to do in a finite amount of time....

From: Ben Nadel

Several things to consider when applying JVM updates

If you may learn there's a new Java update available, it may well be relatively simple for you to apply that update, but if you're running important applications that rely on Java, it's in your interest to give some consideration to various matters related to doing such an update.

From: Charlie Arehart - Server Troubleshooting

New updates released for Java 8, 11, 17, and 21 as of Jan 16 2024: resources and thoughts

It's that time again: there are new JVM updates released today (Jan 16, 2024) for the current long-term support (LTS) releases of Oracle Java, 8, 11, 17, and 21.

From: Charlie Arehart - Server Troubleshooting