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Cornell UniversityCornell University is a private research university that provides an exceptional education for undergraduates and graduate and professional students. Cornell's colleges and schools encompass more than 100 fields of study, with locations in Ithaca, New York, New York City and Doha, Qatar.
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15 July 1985
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PHP is a popular scripting language for creating web pages.
Microsoft's Active Server Pages technology on the .NET framework.
ColdFusion is a scripting language used for building web applications, and developed by Adobe Systems.
HTML5 is the fifth revision of the HTML standard.
UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode, which is backwards compatible with ASCII.
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Inline Cascading Style Sheets define style rules directly within an (X)HTML element using the style attribute.
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HttpOnly cookies are used only in the HTTP protocol and not in client side scripts, which may increase security.
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