TL;DR Export your spritesheets as a SASS partial Import the partial into your SASS document That’s it. Everytime you save your spritesheet, CodeKit automatically processes your stylesheet with your new spritesheet classes. I use Sprite Right to manage sprites and CodeKit to speed development. Using SASS partials, you can combine these two Mac apps to save […]Read more "A quick workflow tip using SASS, Sprite Right and Codekit"
Missing Git is another apparently well known Mountain Lion upgrade problem. Around the web there are two common solutions. Download (or re-download) Xcode. Export the Git PATH. One option is quicker than the other.Read more "More OS X upgrade problems: -bash: git: command not found"
One of these days I’m going to research OS X upgrades before the fact. One of these days. After upgrading to Mountain Lion my local websites did not run anymore. I received a nice little “403 Forbidden Error”. A quick GIS revealed that this was common knowledge, but the same GIS quickly found a fix. […]Read more "Upgrading to Mountain Lion: Forbidden 403, You don’t have permission to access /~username/ on this server"
I’ve got a great new idea for campaign finance reform. It would be more honest to just let people (cough, cough, corporations) purchase votes. Let’s say 1 vote is worth 1000 dollars. Then anyone can buy enough votes to select the candidate they want. This will remove any doubts about corruption and the money raised […]Read more "A modest proposal for campaign finance reform"
I rushed home after the annular eclipse and imported photos into Adobe Lightroom. I was certain I’d gotten a few good shots despite a late start and intermittent cloud cover. The first images appeared. They were disgusting. Noisy. I mean, really noisy. Noisy to the point of being pixelated. Colors were banded. Disaster. The slow […]Read more "Remember automatic settings"
TL;DR Highly recommended. Thomas Myer’s Beginning Phonegap provides a useful balance between a traditional cookbook and a reference work. Review Myers covers the basics: an introduction, (very) brief showcase, installation and basic walkthrough of using PhoneGap win your chosen environment. While this information is helpful, I’d researched those steps before choosing to learn more about […]Read more "Beginning Phonegap by Thomas Myer; O’Reilly Media"