Shallow Thoughts

because deep thoughts smack of effort

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.