In limited color.

Interesting look at browser color limitations, which is one of those “huh yeah I guess that makes sense” things that, if you’re anything like me, you probably haven’t thought much about.

(Which is unfortunate, because now it’s making me think I might need some new monitors . . .)

2021-09-23T10:29:33+10:0026th September, 2021|Tags: , |

Systemic.

On better system font stacks for web development.

Look, I use Google Fonts as much as the next person, and trying to wrangle cross-origin MIME-type rules for local fonts is massively more of a hassle than it needs to be. But you can’t deny that embedded web font services basically an enormous adtech-by-stealth operation and that, like. Maybe we don’t need to have it embedded on every site . . .

2021-05-04T07:33:44+10:009th May, 2021|Tags: , |

Ugly Chartreuse Sweater.

So there are 16,777,216 colors that can be represented via hex triplet. Way too many to manually name… right? Wrong, fool! colornames.org is here to name all the colors, and they need your help! That’s right; you too can adopt and name a color right now! There were only 15,020,224 unnamed colors at the time of posting so you definitely want to get in and name your favorite color today!

(Here’s mine, incidentally.)

2020-08-20T12:42:03+10:0028th August, 2020|Tags: |
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