Archives for December 2013

Investigating the Impact of Gmail Email Image Caching

Recently, Gmail rolled out to production, the caching of all emailed images on Gmail servers. Many email marketing companies, including Constant Contact, have been wondering what impact this would have on the reporting of open rates for its customers. The following is what we found during our investigation of the issue. First, a little background… […]

Generative Testing, Java 8, Modular Architecture and OSGi at NFJS Fall 2013

NFJS Fall 2013 had a series of very interesting sessions, with topics ranging from the new features in Java 8, Modular Architecture and OSGi, Event Sourcing, and various testing technologies and frameworks. In this post I will present some of the highlights of these technologies and their features and advantages. Java 8 features: One of […]

New England Software Symposium: Java 8 and HTML 5

No Fluff Just Stuff (NFJS) brings the New England Software Symposium conference to the Boston area every spring and fall. Speakers deliver topics related to the latest in technology. Topics at this year’s fall event included everything from Java 8, HTML5, Spring, Android development, Groovy, Gradle, Cujo.js, and team-based topics like Quality Is a Team […]

API Release Notes | December 2013

The December 2013 API update is planned for Friday, December 6, 2013. Please read through these API release notes to get the skinny on what’s in it. New Features OAuth 2.0 Migration Endpoints We’re releasing two brand new endpoints for you to use in migrating your existing users from either OAuth 1.0a or Basic authentication […]

Constant Contact Event Roundup | December 2013

Here’s a roundup of marketing-related technology events that the Constant Contact  team will be at in December 2013. BIA/Kelsey’s ILM West The Constant Contact AppConnect team is the Premiere Sponsor at BIA/Kelsey’s ILM West event at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco on December 10-12. Come see the AppConnect team at booth #101-102 to learn about our […]