Shallow Thoughts

because deep thoughts smack of effort

Responsive Images Breakpoints

Posted in Web Stuff by Bridget on September 2nd, 2012

Responsive Images Breakpoints

Yes, I’m way behind in my reading. Don’t judge me.

I finally got around to reading Jason Grigsby’s excellent post on Cloud Four which is already about 10 days old. I found myself about to submit a really long comment when I realized I’d essentially written a blog post of my own. So, instead of saying what I want to say over there, I’m saying it over here.

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Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on August 11th, 2012

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on August 11th, 2012

10 things I hate about Git

“Git history is a bunch of lies.”

via Steve Bennett blogs

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff I need to remember,Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on August 11th, 2012

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on August 11th, 2012

Combining HTML Hypermedia APIs and Adaptive Web Design

The discussion in the comments and the links from the article were also good reads.

via JAYWAY

Ehrmergerd Twitter is Doooown!

Posted in Nonsense,Personal Declarations by Bridget on June 21st, 2012

You’d think that when Twitter goes down, productivity would increase. Not so. In fact, productivity declines even more – evidenced by my refreshing Down Right Now repeatedly just so I will know when it is back up!

This is a trick I learned in playing video games. You go to any server status information outlet and refresh, refresh, refresh so you can be first back on the server. It’s hard to break certain habits…

Resizing stubborn viewports

Posted in Stuff I need to remember,Web Stuff by Bridget on June 20th, 2012

The way to make the viewport in Firefox resize below 400px is to disable the navigation bar.

The way to make the viewport in Chrome resize below 400px is to dock the Developer Tools to the right. Or, use Chrome Canary and resize in the Override Device Metrics feature to set the device size.

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on May 31st, 2012

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on May 31st, 2012

Interesting read:

Posted in Stuff worth reading,Web Stuff by Bridget on May 31st, 2012
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