Category Archives: Software

July 7, 2015

I wish there was a way to force Chrome’s console to log nested objects using a copy instead of a reference to a live object. If you know of a way, please let me know.

July 4, 2015
July 3, 2015

Trainspotting: Firefox 39

Editing and tweaking CSS Animations is easier than ever – Firefox 39 lets developers pause, restart, slow down, and preview new timings without having to switch applications.

This is just ridiculously useful.

June 28, 2015

Paul Ford: What is Code?

This issue comprises a single story devoted to ­demystifying code and the culture of the people who make it. There’s some technical language along with a few pretty basic mathematical concepts. There are also lots of solid jokes and lasting insights. It may take a few hours to read, but that’s a small price to pay for adding decades to your career.

Seriously, do yourself a favour and read this. A really exceptional piece on computing, computers and the curmudgeonly subset of people known as programmers.

June 25, 2015

Web Inspector Console Improvements

We recently improved both the Console and Object views in Web Inspector to make it more powerful and fun to use. Our main focus was getting quicker access to useful data and modernizing it to work better with the new changes in JavaScript.

June 23, 2015
June 22, 2015

Nth-test

I have seen so many tweets of late with people getting their heads frazzled with nth-child and nth-of-type. So I decided to knock this together so people can play around and test their nth’s out!

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UnCSS

UnCSS is a tool that removes unused CSS from your stylesheets. It works across multiple files and supports Javascript-injected CSS.

The key things is that you can give a list of HTML pages to UnCSS and it will only remove CSS rules that aren’t present in any of them.