A quick fix for the Shell Shock vulnerability on Mac. Takes 30 seconds and doesn't require a reboot. To the best of my knowledge this should cause any issues, and comes with an uninstaller.
blogit  Shellshock  bash  security 
JavaScript date wrapper. Much easier than the regular Date object.
javascript  date  dateparsing 
2 days ago
LaunchBar multiple selections
I don't know if other LaunchBar users have been as slow to pick up the new "staging" feature in LB 6 as I have, but once it becomes habit, it's awesome.
launchbar  blogit 
2 days ago
jq Manual
jq is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor. Documentation and manual.
documentation  json  cli 
6 days ago
Duo - A next-generation package manager for the front-end.
This looks hot. I haven't tried it out yet, but it does away with some of the less convenient parts of Component or Browserify. Smart.
blogit  webdesign  webdev  javascript  packagemanager 
6 days ago
The Ultimate Guide To iPhone Resolutions
Handy chart for all of the disparate pixel sizes available on the iPhone now.
blogit  iphone  design  pixel  reference 
6 days ago
A tool for designers to measure screen dimensions. It's not [xScope](http://xscopeapp.com/), but it does its job nicely within the browser. Only available for Chrome right now.
design  tools  blogit 
7 days ago
Another HTML/JSON parser written in Node. CSS selectors, including :contains(), which is really handy.
blogit  json  html  scraper  node 
7 days ago
UICloud - User Interface Design Search Engine
A massive-looking database of all the UI designs found around the web. A one-stop inspiration shop...
blogit  ui  design 
7 days ago
The Lab V2 - Teespring
Had to slip this in because I really want to meet the goal and get these new t-shirts printed. Available in women's sizes, as hoodies, and as tank tops, too!
tshirts  thelab  blogit 
9 days ago
ViewFlux - Feedback, Prototyping & Collaboration for Designers
I've been testing this out and it's a great tool for anyone who needs to share designs and receive feedback. You can generate clickable prototypes, add annotations, and it includes versioning and archiving.
design  webdesign  prototyping  feedback  collaboration  blogit 
9 days ago
CLI query tool for JSON. Great for handling JSON responses in command line scripts.
scraper  blogit  json  cli 
9 days ago
This CLI is awesome for parsing HTML on the command line. Crawling, scraping, and grabbing elements and their contents is a breeze. Try `curl brettterpstra.com | pup h2.entry-title text{}`. Binaries available on the releases page. [Via OneThingWell.](http://onethingwell.org/post/97887596570)
scraper  blogit  cli  html 
9 days ago
Group brainstorming tools. Looks like an excellent solution for brainstorming before, during, and after meetings. Includes real time collaboration, reporting, mind mapping, and custom templates.
blogit  collaboration  brainstorming 
17 days ago
A lightweight mass mailer (Mac app) using the Amazon Simple Email Service. Import a mailing list in CSV or Tab-Delimited format from a file, or direct from a remote URL, and send out emails for a fraction of the cost of other services.
blogit  email  marketing 
17 days ago
Strut - An HTML5 Presentation Editor
An HTML5 presentation deck editor that works with Impress.js, Bespoke.js, and Handouts.
html5  presentation  slides  impress.js  blogit 
17 days ago
GIF YouTube
Make Animated GIFs from Youtube.
blogit  youtube  gif 
17 days ago
Butterick’s Practical Typography
A great overview and detail of typography in general, built using [Pollen](http://mbutterick.github.io/pollen/doc/).

> This book is partly an ex­per­i­ment in tak­ing the web seriously as a book-pub­lish­ing medium. I have a role to play in mak­ing the ex­per­i­ment work. And so do you.

[Support the author](http://practicaltypography.com/how-to-pay-for-this-book.html).
typography  ebook  blogit 
17 days ago
A JavaScript library ported from a Python fuzzy string matching library. Determines likely mispellings and does approximate string matching in pure JS. Via [Alex Chan](http://alexwlchan.net/2014/09/404-pages/).
blogit  javascript  fuzzy  strings 
17 days ago
Michael Tsai - Blog - Macworld Layoffs
Michael Tsai collected comments from around the Internet on the Macworld layoffs. All together it makes a pretty good eulogy.
macworld  blogit 
18 days ago
Press Pass
This is a great resource for devs (and anyone needing PR). "a live directory of journalists organized by beat, outlet, & region."
press  pr  blogit 
19 days ago
60+ Tools and Services for API and Webhook Logging, Debugging, Testing, Monitoring, Documentation and Discovery — John Sheehan
Pretty much every day someone asks me if there's a tool for solving a specific API problem. While Runscope solves many API problems (particularly debugging, testing and monitoring) for app developers, there are many things we don't do. My goal with this post is to list out all the API tools that I know of and frequently recommend to people. Some even compete with us, but the more the merrier.
api  resources 
24 days ago
Dynamic Physics Animations

Create High-Performance Interactions for the Mobile Web
javascript  interaction  animation 
24 days ago
a robust, responsive equal heights plugin for jQuery
jquery  height  layout 
24 days ago
Passwordless - A node.js/express module for token-based logins
Token-based authentication middleware for Express & Node.js. Passwords are broken. Inspired by Justin Balthrop's article Passwords are Obsolete token-based one-time password (OTPW) authentication is faster to deploy, better for your users, and more secure.
password  authentication  node 
24 days ago
PHP library for executing commands on multiple remote machines, via SSH
php  ssh 
24 days ago
A nifty, mouse-capable, command line editor. If you don't feel like learning Vim or Emacs, this looks like a great way to quickly make edits to a file on the command line.
vim  editor  cli  blogit 
25 days ago
Hydra, the Lua-based tool for hacking your OS X setup, is now Mjolnir. Check it out and support it!
blogit  hacking  osx  lua 
25 days ago
Chartist - Simple responsive charts
"Simple Responsive Charts." A JS library for creating some great-looking charts with full separation of design and functionality (and Sass). This could be great in [Übersicht](http://tracesof.net/uebersicht/)...
blogit  charts  ubersicht  responsive  javascript  sass 
25 days ago
furbo.org - The Terminal
A "Siracusian" compendium of Terminal tricks on OSX. Here's a [Markdown version](http://heckyesmarkdown.com/go/?read=1&preview=0&showframe=1&u=http://furbo.org/2014/09/03/the-terminal/) if you (like me) want to save this in nvALT for future reference.
osx  blogit  terminal  unix 
25 days ago
A JavaScript tool that puts a "performance bar" at the bottom of a page showing load times, DOM element counts, and other useful information for testing.
blogit  javascript  optimization  performance 
25 days ago
This is a very cool plugin that puts a colored dot in the gutter indicating the value of any detected CSS color specification. Works with Sass files, too, among others.
sublimetext  colors  blogit 
25 days ago
Clicktunes - Enhance your every day music experience!
This seems like a really good idea. It watches your average mouse/keyboard movement and changes your Spotify playlist based on how fast you're working. I haven't tried it long enough to get a real feel for how much it helps, but I like the idea so far.
blogit  music  spotify 
4 weeks ago
Scratch - Packages - Package Control
A simple plugin for creating "scratch" files for code snippets and notes. You could potentially hook this up with nvALT for quickly saving snippets to your notes folder... with some modification it could even indent the code for Markdown purposes.
blogit  snippets  sublimetext 
4 weeks ago
This is exactly what [spl](http://brettterpstra.com/2014/05/02/spl-cli-for-spotlight/) originally did, but I changed my mind at the last minute. It's a cool idea that takes the result of a search and creates a folder with symbolic links to the file results. I was using it to make CLI Smart Folders... might revive that.
blogit  fuse  recoll  cli  search 
4 weeks ago
Nice! Simplenote from the command line. Via [OneThingWell](http://onethingwell.org/post/96006584324) (where else?).
blogit  simplenote  notes  cli 
4 weeks ago
Having a stranger verbally deliver your message to someone would be all kinds of creepy fun. I could see some serious personal safety issues arising, so just be careful what information you give to unknown people.
blogit  messages  iphone  app 
4 weeks ago
TermsFeed - Privacy Policy Generator
A handy tool to have for anyone publishing websites or mobile applications.
legal  tos  generator  privacy  blogit 
4 weeks ago
For Sublime Text: turn your TODO comments into GitHub issues, complete with a link. Very cool.
blogit  sublimetext  github 
5 weeks ago
dot-clipboard monitors your clipboard and runs scripts based on its content. Via [OneThingWell](http://onethingwell.org/post/95460041435/dot-clipboard).
blogit  nodejs  clipboard 
5 weeks ago
Using Sass source maps in WebKit Inspector
If you use a CSS preprocessor, source maps are the awesome. Here's some info for using them with Sass.
blogit  sass  sourcemaps  css  webdesign 
5 weeks ago
Erica Sadun » Swift: Calling Swift functions from Objective-C
> "It’s a lot easier than the docs make it out to be, especially if you’re just using a single target."

By the way, Erica is the smartest developer (and person) that I know. If you develop for Mac and don't read her blog, you should [add it to your feeds](http://ericasadun.com/feed/) now.
obj-c  swift  blogit 
5 weeks ago
Twitter / dfrnswrth: @ttscoff yup. Here’s to more ...
yup. Here’s to more deserving dogs finding the homes they deserve.
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7 weeks ago
Introduction to Grunt and Gulp.js — Mijingo
Great new series from Ryan Irelan on JavaScript task runners (Grunt and Gulp). 10 videos, 90 minutes of information.
blogit  grunt  gulp 
7 weeks ago
Twitter / mashable: President Obama issues a ...
President Obama issues a statement on the death of Robin Williams: "He was one of a kind."
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7 weeks ago
Trumbowyg : a lightweight WYSIWYG editor
Another good-looking WYSIWYG editor with plugin capabilities and very clean output.
blogit  html5  wysiwyg  javascript  textarea 
7 weeks ago
Open the current Vim buffer in Marked, now supports Marked 1 _and_ 2.
blogit  vim  Marked 
7 weeks ago
Four Years in Apple's Ecosystem: An Expenses Report
I'm not sure if my wife would be thrilled that I took the time to do something like this or apalled with the results. Probably both. Interesting "expense report" on App spending from The Typist.
apps  blogit 
7 weeks ago
Piping TAR datastream over SSH
Use of TAR command over SSH sessions, a good facility to transfer archives securely.
ssh  unix 
7 weeks ago
If I had an extra $300, you can bet this is what I'd spend it on. Heads up display for your car, with special apps and freaking lasers. I mean "hand gestures."
tobuy  blogit  headsup  car 
8 weeks ago
A Comprehensive Video Guide to TextExpander
A great introduction (and some advanced tricks) to TextExpander. Highly-recommended viewing for users of a highly-recommended application.
textexpander  blogit  tutorial 
8 weeks ago
Frame: Awesome Product Shots
Another service for creating "real life" scenes from app screenshots on a variety of desktop and mobile devices.
blogit  screenshot  marketing 
8 weeks ago
in which keyboard science goes further - Technomancy
I'm really curious about these Ergodox keyboards. I haven't had much luck falling in love with click keyboards in the past, but I also haven't had one I can custom-wire as much as these. This post gets crazy with it.
keyboard  blogit  hardware  hacking 
9 weeks ago
Cool place to find all kinds of new projects smart people are working on.
blogit  hacks 
9 weeks ago
ttscoff :: COLOURlovers
Since this excursion seems to be mostly about colors, I might as well link to my COLOURlovers page, right? It's not terribly active these days (I don't do a lot of design work anymore), but COLOURlovers is my favorite place to go for palette inspiration.
blogit  color 
9 weeks ago
And suddenly I've been doing it wrong.

> ColorMime is a simple plugin for Sketch which allows you to quickly duplicate any Colourlovers palette in your sketch project.
blogit  color  sketchapp 
9 weeks ago
I usually use [ColorSchemer Studio](http://www.colorschemer.com/) to gather my palettes, but these command line tools are _really_ handy for grabbing Adobe Swatch Exchange (ASE) files and converting them into palettes for Apple's color picker (CLR).
color  cli  ase  adobe  apple  blogit 
9 weeks ago
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