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Blog posts made on 31-Aug-08
31Aug
2008
Zogby International Powered By ColdFusion

Zogby International is a polling and opinion tracking company, and Zogby data is used by news organizations, businesses, political campaigns and more. And in this exciting (and contentious) political season, John Zogby has become something of a fixture on the news circuit. The Zogby website (which could use a UI overhaul) features news, trends, an electoral map, online polling, and more. And the site is all powered by ColdFusion (it appears to be ColdFusion 5). In fact, it looks like Zogby has been using ColdFusion for a very long time, because I found some pages with a .dbm extension!

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31Aug
2008
XM Radio Using Flex

I am a big XM Radio fan (integrated XM Radio has been a prerequisite when purchasing my last two cars, and I am addicted to Channel 130, POTUS 08 right now).

I just clicked on the XM Radio shop link, and discovered that the page (complete with the product selector) is running in the Flash player. And that loading bar makes it look suspiciously like it's powered by Flex.

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