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Getting started with ColdBox Debugger

Daniel Garcia |  June 21, 2022

The ColdBox Debugger (cbDebugger) module is “a light-weight performance monitor and profiling tool for ColdBox applications” that can be used to see what is going on with your site. It can monitor any ColdBox site, from frontend sites with views to REST API sites. It can also track many things and give insights into requests, CacheBox caches, database activity (including cborm, quick, qb, and Adobe CF 2018+). It has also been recently updated to use Alpine JS as well as other enhancements. If you have not used ColdBox Debugger in a while, it is time to take another look.

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Into the Box - Updates as of June 20th, 2022

Gavin Pickin |  June 20, 2022

Into the Box Super Early Bird ticket pricing is over, but you can still get the Early Bird. Last week we had more episodes of the Modernize or Die Podcast - Conference Edition for ITB 2022 and the special Pre-Conference + 3rd Track for Into the Box

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Ortus Content Digest for week of June 17th

Gavin Pickin |  June 17, 2022

What has Ortus been publishing this week? We have the Podcast, some CFCasts and YouTube Videos, lots of Ortus and ITB Blog Posts. We have a lot more planned for next week as well

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Mailgun Support for ColdBox Mail Services

Luis Majano |  June 15, 2022

I am very excited to announce the support for the Mailgun email delivery service in our ColdBox Mail Services module (cbmailservices) thanks to Scott Steinbeck.

What is Mailgun

Mailgun is an email delivery service for sending, receiving, and tracking emails. You can find a great introduction here: https://www.mailgun.com/blog/product/getting-started-with-mailgun-introduction-to-platform-training/

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Live Stream Series - Koding with the Kiwi + Friends - June 17th 2022

Gavin Pickin |  June 15, 2022

Starting last Friday, June 10th, at 1pm PDT, Gavin Pickin hosted a live stream, live coding, pair programming with some Community Member "Friends". This stream will try to include special guests from the community, to get their viewpoints / advice on how Gavin should do something. They’ll be pair programming while they chat, with each stream focusing on a piece of the project.

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How Can I use a Jar library in CFML?

Michael Born |  June 14, 2022

CFML makes it simple to instantiate and use native Java classes without leaving CFML-land. For example, we can use Java's SimpleDateFormat library to format a date object. In order to use a third-party java library, however, such as the Jsoup HTML parser, you will need to load the jar into the CFML engine first, so let's see how we can do that.

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Into the Box - Updates as of June 13th, 2022

Gavin Pickin |  June 13, 2022

Into the Box Super Early Bird ticket pricing is over, but you can still get the Early Bird. We announced a few perks for the ITB Attendees, a new sponsor, and a new series of podcasts. Read below to find out more.

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Ortus Content Digest for week of June 10th

Gavin Pickin |  June 10, 2022

What has Ortus been publishing this week? We have the Podcast, some CFCasts and YouTube Videos. We have a lot more planned for next week as well

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Live Stream Series - Koding with the Kiwi + Friends

Gavin Pickin |  June 08, 2022

Starting this Friday, June 10th, at 1pm PDT, Gavin Pickin is going to host a live stream, live coding, pair programming with some Community Member "Friends". This stream will try to include special guests from the community, to get their viewpoints / advice on how Gavin should do something. Weekly on Fridays at 1pm PDT - The goal is to host these live streams on a weekly basis, when possible.

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Into the Box - Updates as of June 6th, 2022

Gavin Pickin |  June 06, 2022

Into the Box Super Early Bird ticket pricing is over, but you can still get the Early Bird. We announced a few perks for the ITB Attendees, a new sponsor, and a new series of podcasts. Read below to find out more.

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