handcoding + recommendations   321

Comparison: Phottix Strato vs Yongnuo RF-602 - Photography Gear - ishootshows.com
It looks like Todd Owyoung’s AA charger of choice is tht Ansmann Energy 16 Charger (at least as of 2010).
chargers  batteries  photography  2010  recommendations 
2 days ago by handcoding
Pinboard on Twitter: "My preferred Gatorade pairing for this meal is lime/cucumber. For unfathomable reasons this is considered an ethnic Gatorade, and so you have to hunt for it in Hispanic neighborhoods… https://t.co/8iivdFj2TI"
“My preferred Gatorade pairing for this meal is lime/cucumber. For unfathomable reasons this is considered an ethnic Gatorade, and so you have to hunt for it in Hispanic neighborhoods”
pinboard  2018  gatorade  recommendations 
6 days ago by handcoding
TradeMark Carwash | Services
Wade recommended this place, saying “I’ve taken my car here a few times.”
(via: https://twitter.com/wadewinningham/status/1002203156330221569)

Wade later added:
“They put it on a slow conveyer belt and people do actually hand wash stuff. So no rails and no brushes. They DO offer that as a mini-detail though.”
(https://twitter.com/wadewinningham/status/1002204961470545921)

(They’re on Coit road just north of George Bush, and Google Maps says that they’re 8.5 miles / about 19 mins from home.)
recommendations  via:wadewinningham  2018  car  carwashes  dallas 
23 days ago by handcoding
Vegan Buffalo Cauliflower Sandwich
via @annamccachren: “PSA: If you are a person who likes buffalo cauliflower, this is the best recipe we’ve found (cut into florets, not steaks, & halve the baking time)”
(via: https://twitter.com/annamccachren/status/1000536180482600960)
cauliflower  recipes  recommendations  2018  annamccachren 
27 days ago by handcoding
Tea Sachets Exist – Marco.org
“Sachets strike a remarkable balance of quality and convenience. To me, they taste just as good as loose tea. And there’s no measuring, dispensing, or cleanup. It’s the tea version of the promise of coffee pods, but it actually delivers on that promise because good tea is so much easier to brew than good coffee.

“When they’re individually wrapped, like the one pictured above, they’re even more convenient. Not only do they retain their flavor for a long time, but they’re great for travel: you can bring a couple on a plane or pack a handful for the hotel and have great tea in restricted conditions with zero equipment, as long as you have some ability to make or request a cup of hot water.

“I’m a big fan of two green teas from Harney & Sons.”
marcoarment  recommendations  tea  sachets  2013 
27 days ago by handcoding
Wendy Barron 🖊🍁 on Twitter: "Have you seen the Great Australian Bake Off? It's even nicer. On (I think) S4, there's a baker called Sandy. She's Greek, and in Phyllo Pastry week, she does hers in a trice and then helps EVERYBODY else with theirs. (It
@normaloqWendy: “Have you seen the Great Australian Bake Off? It's even nicer. On (I think) S4, there's a baker called Sandy. She's Greek, and in Phyllo Pastry week, she does hers in a trice and then helps EVERYBODY else with theirs. (It's on YouTube)”
gbbo  baking  tv  recommendations  normaloqWendy  2018 
27 days ago by handcoding
Flour: Spectacular Recipes from Boston's Flour Bakery + Cafe: Joanne Chang, Christie Matheson: 8601404933677: Amazon.com: Books
Colleen Barry made some lemon bars, saying, “They are EXTREMELY lemony. Like 2/3 of a lemon per bar.” Apparently, the recipe was from this cookbook, “Flour.”
(via https://twitter.com/CopyCurmudgeon/status/997141803492143104)
cookbooks  CopyCurmudgeon  recommendations  wishlist  2018  books  lemonbars 
5 weeks ago by handcoding
Amazon.com: AC Infinity
(@shanselman recommended these folks for quiet fans and such)
via @shanselman: “Maybe explore this specific store. They are great products”
(https://twitter.com/shanselman/status/996910498472804352)

“I read the review pretty deeply, and these seemed like the “Anker” of cooling. Good prices and high quality. So far so good.”
(https://twitter.com/shanselman/status/996912134440214528)
amazon  fans  noise  quiet  recommendations  2018  via:shanselman 
5 weeks ago by handcoding
Wintercheck Factory Utility Shower Curtain | Cool Tools
“I’ve been using the Utility Shower Curtain, a simple but brilliant upgrade to an everyday object, for the past few months. It is, very simply, a shower curtain with four draining pockets sewn on the inside and two towel loops on the outside. What once was a shower crowded with shampoos and conditioners (I have two roommates) is now considerably tidier.”
cooltools  showercurtains  recommendations  2011 
5 weeks ago by handcoding
Marnie Shure on Twitter: "DEFINITELY only the latter. Alison Roman's "The Only Pie Crust" recipe from her cookbook DINING IN is a revelation!… "
(On pie crust:)
“DEFINITELY only the latter. Alison Roman’s ‘The Only Pie Crust’ recipe from her cookbook DINING IN is a revelation!”
pie  piecrust  2018  recommendations  marnieshure  twitter 
5 weeks ago by handcoding
Metal Prints, Personalized Metal Art | Costco Photo Center
From Recommendo—
“Everyone is now a photographer and our audience is on the small screen. But there’s a real joy in seeing a large image on a wall. The best way to do that is via the Metal Print from Costco Photo. You send a digital file to the online Costco and then you pick up the piece at your local store. Your image is printed in gorgeous quality on a thick piece of aluminum sheet so that it is perfectly 100% flat and glossy – much flatter than can be done by framing. No glass or plastic cover required, which makes this style very light weight even for big pieces. And since it is frameless, hung with an internal French cleat, it is cheap. A huge 24 x 36 inch picture, printed and ready to hang in your room, or gallery, is $120. A large 11 x 14 is only $34. These show pieces really wow; even a decent shot from a new phone will work. — KK”
recommendo  photography  recommendations  2018  costco 
5 weeks ago by handcoding
seeking your favorite chill, instrumental-only beat based electronica - downtempo | Ask MetaFilter
Among some leads—
“Is instrumental hip hop ‘electronic’ enough for you? It’s all made with extensive use of sequencers and samplers and digital audio workstations... part of why ‘electronic’ is not a very good descriptor, but I digress.

}Check out :
Nujabes
Jinsang
And many other related artists that are part of the instrumental/electronic hip hop beat movement.}


“I can't guarantee it won't ever have any vocals, but the Chillhop youtube channel is worth checking out. They are currently doing a 24/7 stream .”
music  askmetafilter  ask.metafilter  2018  recommendations  chillhop 
6 weeks ago by handcoding
Laura M. Browning on Twitter: "I've been using Missha sun milk with the soft finish—it might be Korean, but it sounds like basically the same thing. I love it. Coola is also very good but pricier. And I use Alba SPF 45 lavender for body—it's very emol
@ellembee on sunscreens:
}I've been using Missha sun milk with the soft finish—it might be Korean, but it sounds like basically the same thing. I love it. Coola is also very good but pricier. And I use Alba SPF 45 lavender for body—it's very emollient and you don't go into work smelling like the beach.”
sunscreen  spf  ellembee  recommendations  twitter  2018 
6 weeks ago by handcoding
/r/MechanicalKeyboards Ask ANY question, get an answer : MechanicalKeyboards
Some recommendations on YouTubers to watch for keyboard info:
“Watch youtube videos by Topclack, Chokkan, Taekeyboards, JYMV, Manofinterests, Wodan, Anthonyooisewen (001 keyboards), and Skiwithpete. They’re entertaining, and informative.”
youtube  keyboards  2018  recommendations  JYMV  Chokkan  Topclack  Taekeyboards 
7 weeks ago by handcoding
Sarah Grey on Twitter: "Accessibility tools for nonfunctional voices: this is my quick-response screen for the @TalkForMeApp… "
via @GreyEditing: “Accessibility tools for nonfunctional voices: this is my quick-response screen for the @TalkForMeApp”
voice  lost  greyediting  apps  ios  2018  recommendations 
7 weeks ago by handcoding
Ryan Jones on Twitter: "I often get asked about @weekcalendar, since their screenshots look like shit, but @viticci and I both LOVE it. I finally took the time to censor a screenshot to show what mine looks like. Note: past events (all these) are dimmed.
via @rjonesy: “I often get asked about @weekcalendar, since their screenshots look like shit, but @viticci and I both LOVE it. I finally took the time to censor a screenshot to show what mine looks like. Note: past events (all these) are dimmed.

“Top 3 app for me.”
apps  software  ios  calendaring  2018  recommendations  via:rjonesy 
9 weeks ago by handcoding
Nap - Comfort, Luxurious Blankets, Pillows | Brookstone
via @scbecker: “Brookstone has this line called Nap Blankets that is my favorite. They are very plush and soft and fuzzy.”

(via: https://twitter.com/scbecker/status/985471782177124353)
blankets  recommendations  via:scbecker  2018  bedding 
9 weeks ago by handcoding
Ryan Jones on Twitter: "My full @weekcalendar settings for above: Most important are Day theme, no classic, fade past events, 11pt fonts, always black, pick good colors.… https://t.co/YYff7MFBIf"
(Ryan’s settings for Week Calendar:)
“My full @weekcalendar settings for above:

“Most important are Day theme, no classic, fade past events, 11pt fonts, always black, pick good colors.”
weekcalendar  ios  apps  rjonesy  software  calendaring  2018  recommendations 
11 weeks ago by handcoding
Amazon.com : Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine (2 Ounces) : Hair Care Styling Products : Beauty
As Claudia Dawson from Recommendo put it:
“My favorite quick-fix hair product is Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine. The product description says it’s unique and hard to define, and it’s true. I use it when I don’t have enough time to heat style my hair. I rub a dime-size amount between my palms and pat it through out my hair to smooth it out, create shine and get rid of flyaways. — CD”
recommendations  recommendo  hair  via:recommendo  amazon  2018  wishlist 
march 2018 by handcoding
Type Fu
"Type Fu is an app that will teach you how to type fast. The right way. On Mac, Windows and Chrome OS.”

(@wbolster, a Colemak advocate, recommended this: https://twitter.com/wbolster/status/972621691741442050)
typing  apps  software  recommendations  2018 
march 2018 by handcoding
Alternatives and Replacements for the external Apple Thunderbolt Display | Derek Underwood
This post offers some pretty good alternatives to Apple’s Thunderbolt Display (along with some criteria to look for when evaluating potential alternative monitors).
monitors  apple  recommendations  2017 
march 2018 by handcoding
Megan Stolz on Twitter: "I'm definitely still an amateur (my introduction was through music videos), but Jambinai, CL, and EXO performed at the Closing Ceremonies. I've also enjoyed music by Super Junior and Girls' Generation.… https://t.co/iT8u8G6Pi9"
Some K-Pop recommendations from Megan Stolz:
"I’m definitely still an amateur (my introduction was through music videos), but Jambinai, CL, and EXO performed at the Closing Ceremonies. I've also enjoyed music by Super Junior and Girls' Generation."
meganstolz  meganrogers  twitter  recommendations  kpop  music  2018 
february 2018 by handcoding
HTML 5.2: 4.13. Common idioms without dedicated elements
“HTML does not have a dedicated mechanism for marking up subheadings, alternative titles or taglines. Here are the suggested alternatives. h1–h6 elements must not be used to markup subheadings, subtitles, alternative titles and taglines unless intended to be the heading for a new section or subsection.”


<header>
<h1>HTML 5.1 Nightly</h1>
<p>A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML</p>
<p>Editor’s Draft 9 May 2013</p>
</header>
subheadings  headings  w3c  recommendations  accessibility  a11y  2018 
february 2018 by handcoding
David Barnard on Twitter: "I haven’t listened to the Sonos One, Google Home Max, or other similar speakers. But to my ears the $400 @nocssthlm NS2 Air Monitors blow away the HomePod. The bass doesn’t go as deep, but it’s tight and accurate, mids are
(Looks like David Barnard is quite a fan of Nocs’ NS2 Air Monitors. And while those do support AirPlay, they don’t seem to be available as of February 2018.)

"I haven’t listened to the Sonos One, Google Home Max, or other similar speakers. But to my ears the $400 @nocssthlm NS2 Air Monitors blow away the HomePod. The bass doesn’t go as deep, but it’s tight and accurate, mids are clean-ish, 4k-8k is pleasant and cleans up vocals."
airplay  speakers  2018  drbarnard  twitter  recommendations  nocs 
february 2018 by handcoding
🌟 Aleen vs. the Forces of Evil 🌟 on Twitter: "I don't have any waterproof recommendations, but Benefit's They're Real worked well for me: https://t.co/MT3dTVB086 Now I use Beautycounter's mascara (I am technically a consultant, though I don't really
(Aleen on mascara recommendations:)
"I don't have any waterproof recommendations, but Benefit's They're Real worked well for me.

"Now I use Beautycounter's mascara (I am technically a consultant, though I don't really sell)."
mascara  recommendations  twitter  via:aleen  2018 
february 2018 by handcoding
Review: CalDigit TS3 Plus is the new king of Thunderbolt docks
"Ports are what can make or break a docking station. I don’t think CalDigit will disappoint in that regard with its dizzying array of fifteen ports. The important ones include five USB Type-A ports (for all your older peripherals), a new SD card slot out the front, digital optical audio output for superior audio quality and (for the first time in a Thunderbolt 3 dock) a USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2 port capable of up to 10GBps transfer speed."
thunderbolt  docks  thunderbolt3  caldigit  reviews  recommendations  2018  idownloadblog 
january 2018 by handcoding
Grammar for People Who Hate Rules Delivers Trustworthy Advice - Copyediting.com
“I was thrilled, though, to read Grammar for People Who Hate Rules: Killer Tips from the Ruthless Editor by Kathleen A. Watson. Watson has collected 57 short language-related tips meant to help laypeople (those who aren’t professional writers and editors) raise the quality of their writing and speaking. Despite the target audience, this is a worthy guide for copyeditors and other language professionals.”
books  grammar  recommendations  2018  copyediting 
january 2018 by handcoding
Amy Spalding on Twitter: "COSRX Essence, then moisturizer with sunscreen, then matte moisturizer.… "
This person, Amy Spalding, first chimed in to say:
"I bought the Origins matte moisturizer @Nicole_Cliffe recommended and after marching for women all morning I have like zero shine. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by this greasy jerk."

And then she added,
"COSRX Essence, then moisturizer with sunscreen, then matte moisturizer."
moisturizer  makeup  2018  recommendations  matte 
january 2018 by handcoding
Original Skin™ Matte Moisturizer with Willowherb - Origins | Sephora
via: @theames: "I bought the Origins matte moisturizer @Nicole_Cliffe recommended and after marching for women all morning I have like zero shine. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by this greasy jerk." (via: https://twitter.com/theames/status/954847345744658432)
moisturizer  recommendations  sephora  2018 
january 2018 by handcoding
Federico Viticci on Twitter: "If you're looking for the best FTP client with iOS 11 features, FileBrowser is my pick. It's not beautiful like Transmit, and it has a coupl… https://t.co/IkS3gqSs4x"
"If you're looking for the best FTP client with iOS 11 features, FileBrowser is my pick. It's not beautiful like Transmit, and it has a couple of missing features, but it supports Files + drag and drop, which is very nice."
ios  ftp  software  recommendations  via:viticci  2018 
january 2018 by handcoding
Best of 2017: Creating on macOS - BrettTerpstra.com
(If you should ever need some audio-repair plugins, these might be worth a look:)
"I picked up iZotope RX Elements on a tip from Aaron Dowd (@thepodcastdude) and loved it. I went on to purchase Nectar and Ozone as well, and I regret nothing."
brettterpstra  audio  plugins  logic  finalcutprox  finalcutpro  recommendations  software  2018 
january 2018 by handcoding
Gifox for Mac – Delightful GIF Recording and Sharing App
Gifox is a "Delightful GIF Recording and Sharing App”

As Brett Terpstra put it:
"I hadn’t heard of Gifox until recently, and only discovered it because of Setapp. It’s quite easily the best tool I’ve seen for recording screen GIFs.”
(http://brettterpstra.com/2018/01/10/best-of-2017-creating-on-macos/)
recommendations  gifs  software  mac  osx  macos  2018  via:brettterpstra 
january 2018 by handcoding
Permute - Media Converter for macOS - Charlie Monroe Software
"Video, audio and image files come in many different kinds and shapes, but sometimes you need a specific format since your iPad or DVD player won't play that video. That is what Permute is for - easily convert your media files to various different formats.”

As Brett Terpstra put it:
"I use a variety of video conversion apps, most based on ffmpeg, which I also use from the command line. Among these, Permute has become my app of choice for quickly converting both video and audio files without a lot of fuss.”
(http://brettterpstra.com/2018/01/10/best-of-2017-creating-on-macos/)
mac  software  video  conversion  2018  recommendations  via:brettterpstra 
january 2018 by handcoding
Track Hyper-Local Weather Conditions With the Netamo Weather Station – MacStories
“I’ve been very pleased with the Netatmo Weather Station since I started using it almost two months ago. It may be unnecessary, but I enjoy knowing that the weather conditions I’m seeing in the app are what’s happening immediately outside my back door. It’s also been interesting to observe trends in the data I’ve collected, like rising CO2 levels when we are cooking dinner or dropping humidity levels during the recent cold weather in Chicago, which alerted me to the fact that the humidifier on my furnace has died. I’ve also been pleasantly surprised by the quality of its companion app. If you want up to the minute, hyper-local weather data or enjoy collecting and pouring over weather data, I highly recommend the Netatmo Weather station."
weather  recommendations  ios  wishlist  macstories  2017 
january 2018 by handcoding
Tiny Fax: send fax from iPhone on the App Store
via: @LynNever: "Y’all, I've been a happy Tiny Scanner Pro user for years; just needed Tiny Fax too and <3 <3 <3. Using my phone camera is so much easier than figuring out my ass multifunction printer."
(via: https://twitter.com/LynNever/status/949054603097550848)
apps  software  scanners  scanning  2017  lynnever  recommendations  ios  faxing 
january 2018 by handcoding
Ink Review #75: Organics Studio Nitrogen Royal Blue — Mountain of Ink
"I'm in love with this ink. The sheen is gorgeous, and while the ink does take a long time to dry, I think the crazy sheen is worth a few more seconds of dry time. I'm glad I have a full bottle of this one, because I know it's one I will be using a lot.”

(Aleen also posted an Instagram pic of this ink here: https://www.instagram.com/p/BddYocJnmnp/?taken-by=aleenmean)
ink  blue  2017  wishlist  sheen  recommendations  via:aleenmean 
january 2018 by handcoding
Aleen Simms (@aleenmean) • Instagram photos and videos
Aleen said, "The sheen on this ink is [face with heart eyes]”

And when asked about it, she added that it’s "Organics Studio Nitrogen!"
ink  wishlist  via:aleen  2017  recommendations 
january 2018 by handcoding
Laura M. Browning on Twitter: "A list of everything I wore for our 3-mile dog walk today: - polypropylene sock liners - wool ragg socks - SmartWool leggings - heavy poly l… https://t.co/HESedsWcyB"
In this thread, Laura Browning goes over her cold-weather gear:
"A list of everything I wore for our 3-mile dog walk today:
- polypropylene sock liners
- wool ragg socks
- SmartWool leggings
- heavy poly long underwear
- heavy sweatpants
- wicking long-sleeved shirt
- another wicking long-sleeved shirt
- zip-up fleece
- thin wool scarf
- balaclava
- fleece-lined hat
- shin-length coat with hood up
- fleece scarf wrapped over hood and face
- lined snow boots
- fleece-lined hand warmers
- enormous cashmere-lined wool mittens that say COLD AS FUCK"
cold  weather  clothes  recommendations  2017  ellembee 
january 2018 by handcoding
Space Heater Recommendation? - spaceheater homeoffice | Ask MetaFilter
"I'm fortunate enough to work from home these days, but my home office is not terribly warm and, since I'm in an old apartment building, I don't have access to the heat controls myself. I'm looking for recommendations for a good space heater to heat a room that's about 110ft square with 9ish-foot ceilings."
spaceheaters  2017  askmetafilter  ask.metafilter  recommendations 
december 2017 by handcoding
Village on Twitter: "FWIW, I only wear Hiut jeans. They are wonderful. BBC News - How a Welsh jeans firm became a cult global brand https://t.co/6NXGz6dHy4"
(These look like pretty well-made jeans but they’re also like $200/pair. So.)
"FWIW, I only wear Hiut jeans. They are wonderful."
jeans  recommendations  via:vllg  2017 
december 2017 by handcoding
The Sock Monster
(Rachel Herbert recommended this place for socks—)
via @HerbertStyles: "I’m a big fan of Sock Monster. They have both silly/fanciful and nice/warm socks."
https://twitter.com/HerbertStyles/status/940253863298269184
socks  recommendations  via:HerbertStyles  2017 
december 2017 by handcoding
Jason Snell on Twitter: "Of course Amazon Prime Video comes to the Apple TV the day after we finish watching “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” Of course. (It’s great, BTW… https://t.co/nOuz1K2lVv"
(Perhaps this might be a good thing to watch on Amazon Prime Video?)
"Of course Amazon Prime Video comes to the Apple TV the day after we finish watching “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” Of course. (It’s great, BTW, and streams in 4K.)"
amazon  video  primevideo  2017  recommendations 
december 2017 by handcoding
missus claws on Twitter: "Composing a list of anime I must finally watch: - Subbed Sailor Moon - Serial Experiments Lain - Neon Genesis Evangelion - Revolutionary Gir… https://t.co/rCBUGhNAVk"
This tweet—and its replies—offer a pretty decent set of anime recommendations:

"Composing a list of anime I must finally watch:
- Subbed Sailor Moon
- Serial Experiments Lain
- Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Revolutionary Girl Utena

"Honorable mentions:
- Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood
- Ghost in the Shell (already read the manga)"
anime  recommendations  alicegoldfuss  2017 
december 2017 by handcoding
Boing Boing Gift Guide 2017 / Boing Boing
(Perhaps this might be worth a look?)
"I bought the Brondell Source in 2015 and it alleviated allergy symptoms; here's the latest model, adding a touchscreen, remote control and an adjustable air quality sensor."
airpurifiers  air  boingboing  recommendations  2017 
december 2017 by handcoding
ImgPlay - GIF Maker on the App Store
via @chartier: "Huge upgrade to one of my go-to GIF making apps on iPad. Looks great so far."
(https://twitter.com/chartier/status/935276244073172994)
via:chartier  twitter  recommendations  ios  software  gifs  2017 
november 2017 by handcoding
These Are The 6 Best Face Powders Ever
Among other powder recommendations:
"Make Up For Ever Microfinish HD Powder

"Everything you've heard about it is true. The softest, finest texture. The most hardcore shine-removing and optical blurring abilities. The longest wear. This is truly the creme de la creme of translucent powders, and it comes in both a loose and pressed version.

"*choirs of angels singing*

"This is like a real life Photoshop tool. Blended on top of my normal makeup, it almost totally erased small acne scares and pores. It feels so amazing on my face to the point where I can’t wait to touch it up--but I don’t need to touch it up very much, because it easily lasts eight sweaty hours in the Chicago summer heat. It’s THAT good."
powder  2014  recommendations  xojane  pressed  loose  makeup  makeupforever 
november 2017 by handcoding
Sharp Type on Twitter: "Anybody able to recommend a good calligrapher working in Spain or EU who does a wicked Spencerian and is taking commissions?"
(There’re some good leads in the replies to this if you should need such a thing.)
“Anybody able to recommend a good calligrapher working in Spain or EU who does a wicked Spencerian and is taking commissions?”
handwriting  spencerian  calligraphy  calligraphers  recommendations  sharptype  2017 
november 2017 by handcoding
Disciplined Minds: A Critical Look at Salaried Professionals and the Soul-battering System That Shapes Their Lives: Jeff Schmidt: 9780742516854: Amazon.com: Books
via @kissane:
"Last year I read an exceptional book that looked at the way professionalization is largely about learning not to see/know things"
(https://twitter.com/kissane/status/933008172029067265)

"It's called Disciplined Minds, and it's one of the most useful books I've read in maybe 15 years.

(IIRC there's a weird parenthetical bit on male violence near the end that needed editing but it's largely excellent.)

"Anyway it gets to the systems that coerce reasonable people into ignoring (and defending) ethical breaches

"It's been awhile so I'm paraphrasing but—ethical pushback within professional systems gets characterized as crazy, emotional, unreasonable, and suuuuper unprofessional. Maybe this sounds familiar."
books  recommendations  via:kissane  wishlist  work  2017 
november 2017 by handcoding
Melted Latex - Too Faced
Nicole Cliffe recommended this lip gloss:

"ok the products in that pic bc people asked:
Givenchy ombré couture cream eyeshadow in Prune Taffeta
Too faced melted latex in Hot Mess (that and the eyeshadow look like clown makeup in the package FYI)
Benefit blush in California
Wander mascara
It Cosmetics CC cream in fair”
(via: https://twitter.com/Nicole_Cliffe/status/931271086573891584)

(And the pic she’s referring to: https://twitter.com/Nicole_Cliffe/status/931257760938844160)
makeup  recommendations  toofaced  lipgloss  2017  via:Nicole_Cliffe 
november 2017 by handcoding
Weego Jump Starter 44 — Tools and Toys
“Having to jump start your car sucks. Being stranded with no one around to help you do it sucks even more.

“You should keep a portable starter like the Weego 44 on hand for such occasions. It packs enough power to jump start any vehicle with an engine up to 7 liters (gas) or 3.5 liters (diesel). Its so-called “Smarty Clamps” are not only ergonomic and spark-proof, they’re totally foolproof to use, featuring an in-line gizmo that gives off a series of lights and sounds (which are easily heard over traffic noise) to walk you through a successful jump, every time.”
car  jumpstart  recommendations  2017  toolsandtoys 
november 2017 by handcoding
Cozy Mystery List | A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV
"I find that most of the cozy mysteries that I read take place in a small, picturesque town or village, with characters who I could envision having as neighbors or friends."
mysteries  cozymysteries  2017  tv  recommendations 
november 2017 by handcoding
Rosemary & Thyme - Wikipedia
(Ooh—this might be good, eh?)
"Rosemary & Thyme is a British television cozy mystery series starring Felicity Kendal and Pam Ferris as gardening detectives Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme.”
(via: https://twitter.com/scottgal/status/929404749589467143)
mysteries  2017  tv  recommendations 
november 2017 by handcoding
BLUE CHECKMARK SJW on Twitter: ""Cozy mysteries, also referred to as "cozies", are a subgenre of crime fiction in which sex and violence are downplayed or treated humorousl… https://t.co/dCCHRMO156"
"'Cozy mysteries, also referred to as "cozies", are a subgenre of crime fiction in which sex and violence are downplayed or treated humorously, and the crime and detection take place in a small, socially intimate community.' DING DING"

Then @jtth added:
"my wife @therealcaro just went down this road and found this resource helpful: https://www.cozy-mystery.com/ . she recommends 'Mrs. Pollifax’”

And @sbisson suggested:
"I really enjoy Donna Andrews' Meg Lanslow mysteries, bird-themed murders in various geek cultures solved by a woman who's a blacksmith. The thinly disguised Xena con in We'll Always Have Parrots is hilarious."
mysteries  2017  tv  recommendations  alicegoldfuss 
november 2017 by handcoding
Adam's Apples: So you like McIntosh
"McIntosh is more than 100 years old and sits at the head of a whole family of vinous, Mac-like apples. I particularly prize Macoun, a daughter of Mac; click for a head-to-head comparison of the two.

"But you might also like Brock, Burgundy, Cortland, Davey, Empire, Empress, Enterprise, Fortune, Freedom, Hampshire, Liberty, Shamrock, handsome Spartan, Spencer, and Tydeman's Early. Mac descendants all."
mcintosh  apples  recommendations  2011 
november 2017 by handcoding
James M. Fraleigh on Twitter: "Managed to snag a bar of Dr. Bronner lavender soap w/a coupon Saturday and was like, how can I sneak back in with more coupons & stock up?!"
via @jamesfraleigh: “Managed to snag a bar of Dr. Bronner lavender soap w/a coupon Saturday and was like, how can I sneak back in with more coupons & stock up?!”
soap  recommendations  jamesfraleigh  2017  twitter 
november 2017 by handcoding
All My Tweets - View all your tweets on one page.
via @jessamyn: “Yeah I went back and re-threaded my tweet with the earlier one. Agreed. I use some 3rd party app to search twitter.”
twitter  search  recommendations  via:jessamyn 
october 2017 by handcoding
Adrian Bischoff on Twitter: "@rosamund I have a Walz wool cap like this. https://t.co/8Ok4TasLbx I also wear one of these sometimes. https://t.co/HvPaWcIzz6"
(Adrian on thin-yet-warm hats:)
“I have a Walz wool cap like this. ªªhttps://www.walzcaps.com/collections/cycling/products/wool-3-panel-ear-flap-black-grey-cycling-cap …ºº I also wear one of these sometimes. https://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/119360?page=mens-us-ski-team-stretch-training-beanie-unisex"
hats  recommendations  via:adrian  thin  winter  twitter  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
Grant Hutchinson on Twitter: "@openapple I’ve had Crystal Castles and Diamond Rings on heavy rotation for months."
(Some recommendations from @splorp for Fischerspooner-like bands:)
"I’ve had Crystal Castles and Diamond Rings on heavy rotation for months."
music  recommendations  fischerspooner  via:splorp  twitter  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
David Barnard on Twitter: "@rjonesy @ouraring It’s also tracking temperature, motion, respiration rate, heart rate variability, etc. No other sleep/activity tracker comes close. https://t.co/Ghmz6C2sZP"
On using Ouraring to track sleep:
"I take it off to charge for ~15 minutes each morning. The sleep tracking is the best I’ve ever used.

"From what I understand, the ring measures heart rate directly from an artery in the finger, which works much better than the wrist.

"It’s also tracking temperature, motion, respiration rate, heart rate variability, etc. No other sleep/activity tracker comes close."
ouraring  sleep  via:drbarnard  2017  recommendations 
october 2017 by handcoding
Productivity Pitfalls – The Sweet Setup
“Now, I know not everyone is a nerd about planning, scheduling, and setting goals, but there is a book by J.D. Meier that’s just fantastic…

“It’s called Getting Results the Agile Way. (It’s free on KindleUnlimited, but since it’s more of a workbook I recommend getting the paperback.)

“This book is jam packed with ideas and practical systems for helping you manage your time and priorities. I first went through this book nearly 3 years ago, and it had a significant impact on the time management system I use today and which I teach in The Focus Course.”
productivity  books  2017  recommendations  wishlist 
october 2017 by handcoding
Crosscurrents: Zakir Hussain and Dave Holland
(Dinah recommended this:)
"A classical tabla virtuoso of the highest order, Zakir Hussain is well-known for his constant explorations of music from around the world. His latest ensemble, CrossCurrents, attempts to portray all directions of inspiration between the idioms of jazz and Indian music."
jazz  dallas  recommendations  via:MetaGrrrl  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
Amazon.com : Uni-Ball UM 153 Signo Broad Point Gel Pen - White - Pack of 3 : Office Products
via Kevin Kelly's Recomendo list:
"A good pen that writes reliably in opaque white is hard to find. Black or dark paper will kill an inferior white pen. Ways of failure are legion: skipping, too thin, too transparent, wavering, plugging up, etc. The best white pen is the Signo White Gel from Uni-ball. It puts down a serious, dense, even, opaque line of white immediately consistently each time. — KK "
pens  kk  cooltools  white  amazon  recommendations  recomendo  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
Auto stop Vent Timer recommended by Ryan Jones (@rjj) • Kit
"I have these on all bathroom vents. Just press the time you want 10, 20, 30, of 60 minutes and the fan automatically goes off. The indicator lights show current progress very minimally and classy, and there is a manual on/off button at the bottom.

"Keeping bathrooms dry is #1 way to prevent mold. Always run your vent when showering and this makes it stupid simple. Just tap 30M button, shower, and walk away."
vents  home  gadgets  recommendations  fans  bathroom  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
Malice Ghoulpus on Twitter: "Hunting for a mascara that 1.) doesn't drop down/transfer under eyes 2.) isn't clumpy 3.) small/thin applicator"
Alice asked,
"Hunting for a mascara that 1.) doesn't drop down/transfer under eyes 2.) isn't clumpy 3.) small/thin applicator”

---

@martharotter recommended:
"I think you want MAC’s Pro Beyond Twisted Lash mascara - tiny, flexible wand:
https://www.maccosmetics.com/product/13839/41763/products/makeup/eyes/mascara/pro-beyond-twisted-lash
(https://twitter.com/martharotter/status/920379204297986049)

---

@SethMcCombs suggested:
"Recommendation from @slayrnanh:
https://www.sephora.com/product/excessive-lash-arresting-volume-mascara-P409535
[Make Up For Ever’s Excessive Lash Arresting Volume Mascara]
(https://twitter.com/SethMcCombs/status/920390054945603584)

---

@boop suggested:
"The price wavers between $16-25 depending on Amazon's mood but this one is great: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B007152I9S/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_ep_dp_KbM5zbJS5W2KC "
[Kiss Me Heroine Make Long and Curl Mascara]
(https://twitter.com/boop/status/920378113812508672)

…To which Alice replied:
"oh that looks like an interesting applicator"

---

@ElissaBeth offered:
"Buxom might fit the bill for you. https://www.sephora.com/product/buxom-lash-mascara-P228204 … I like Perversion by UD + a primer.”
(https://twitter.com/ElissaBeth/status/920377767631446016)

---

@colleencodes suggested:
"I really like Innisfree Skinny Mascara https://www.amazon.com/Innisfree-Skinny-Microcara-Mascara/dp/B0086OAL9C/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8 …. So far I've had no clumps and rare drips/transfers.”

To which Alice replied:
"nice looking applicator for sure”

And @colleencodes added:
"It's great! Definitely exceeded my expectations for $7 mascara.”

---

@TheSierraMP chimed in to say,
I switched from grocery store mascara to this and it’s been amazing. https://sephora.com/product/tarteist-lash-paint-mascara-P407637?icid2=skugrid … “
[Tarteist Lash Paint Mascara]
(https://twitter.com/TheSierraMP/status/920380421824659456)

---

@mostlymartha offered:
"Benefit Roller Lash is worth a try!”
(https://twitter.com/mostlymartha/status/920393949700800512)
mascara  recommendations  via:alicegoldfuss  2017  makeup  twitter 
october 2017 by handcoding
Dom Hodgson on Twitter: "@jesslynnrose @startupstickers"
Jess asked, "What was the less/non scummy place to get stickers printed folks have been recommending recently?"

And apparently the go-to reply was:
@startupstickers.
stickers  twitter  recommendations  2017  TheHodge 
october 2017 by handcoding
Daniel Jalkut on Twitter: "Skitch for Mac seems possibly abandoned, and has become very buggy in 10.13. What are folks' favorite Mac screenshot tools these days?"
"Skitch for Mac seems possibly abandoned, and has become very buggy in 10.13. What are folks' favorite Mac screenshot tools these days?"

Among some of the replies:

“I’ve tried so many of these, and my current choice is @CaptoForMac (part of @setapp so you get it for ‘free’). Don’t see it mentioned.”
(https://twitter.com/AlexPasternak/status/915932338130956288)

--

“Big fan of @capturedapp. You can set it to upload everything to an S3 bucket, so it’s easy to share shots instantly: http://patc.me/Hiwjv9aL.png”
(https://twitter.com/PatC/status/915635827354386432)

--

“ShottyBlur, though I preferred the PSD structure that Layers output before Retina broke it.”
(https://twitter.com/alstonebridge/status/915634622645534720)

--

“I use Acorn for most of mine.”
(https://twitter.com/Miraz/status/915626552561242112)
mac  osx  macos  twitter  danielpunkass  screenshots  apps  software  recommendations  2017 
october 2017 by handcoding
Web Excursions for July 14, 2017 (Chrome Edition) - BrettTerpstra.com
(Some recommendations for Chrome extensions from Brett Terpstra:)
"Tab Manager
This one scratches an itch for me. I use Toby and Pinboard to organize tabs, which is way easier if I can just save a whole window, but I hate having my sessions include irrelevant pages, and sorting them all is a pain. With Tab Manager, you can see all of your tabs as a list and manipulate them in myriad ways (close, move, re-order).”

"Tab Extract
Allows you to extract tabs based on a title search to a new window from the url bar. It’s handier than it might sound, especially for use with any of the tab-set-saving extensions."
chrome  extensions  tabs  recommendations  via:brettterpstra  2017 
august 2017 by handcoding
youtube-dl — Liss is More
"Have you ever wanted to download something that was available on YouTube? Perhaps you wanted to grab only the audio, but didn’t need the video? Perhaps, of a song you enjoy or of a concert you recently stumbled on. Maybe you want to grab something that isn’t on YouTube at all?

"youtube-dl can do all of these things. And much, much more."
youtube  download  video  caseyliss  recommendations  software  2017 
august 2017 by handcoding
Lamy Studio Fountain Pen Review — The Pen Addict
(If you should need any nib work done.)
"The results were fantastic. The line is clean and smooth and right where I wanted it to be. I can't recommend Shawn's services higly enough. Contact him if you are in the market for nib work. (Full disclosure: Shawn provided his services at no charge for this pen as a trial run and I paid full freight for a second I had him work on.)"
fountainpens  nibs  recommendations  2014 
august 2017 by handcoding
sorry I'm like this on Twitter: "How to get a good bagel: a guide by me"
(This is good.)
via @hunktears: "How to get a good bagel: a guide by me"
bagels  food  recommendations  2017 
august 2017 by handcoding
What’s the Best Antivirus for Windows 10? (Is Windows Defender Good Enough?)
(Not terribly bad advice, I suppose.)
"If you hate Windows Defender for some reason and want to use another antivirus, we recommend Avira. It has a free version that works well, a pro version with a few extra features, and it provides great protection scores and only has the occasional popup ad. Just be sure to uninstall the browser extension it tries to force on you."
windows  antivirus  software  recommendations  2017  windowsdefender 
august 2017 by handcoding
« earlier      
per page:    204080120160

related tags

9to5mac  10.8  10.9  10.10  @font-face  a11y  abookapart  accessibility  actions  adapters  adrian  air  airlines  airplay  airport  airports  airpurifiers  alicegoldfuss  alistapart  allrecipes  alternatives  aluminum  aluminumfoil  amazon  americastestkitchen  anildash  anime  annamccachren  antivirus  apa  app.net  apple  apples  appletv  appliances  apps  apps.  architecture  art  ask.metafilter  askmetafilter  audio  austin  backgrounds  bagels  bags  baking  barrettes  bars  baskerville  bathroom  batteries  bedding  beer  belts  benefit  benq  bestpractices  beverages  blackmagic  blankets  blue  blueplate  bluetooth  bodybutter  boingboing  bonappetit  books  booze  bourbon  boxwave  breakfast  bretterpstra  brettterpstra  bringhurst  brownies  browsers  bugs  burgers  businesscards  cabel  cables  cafes  caldigit  calendaring  calligraphers  calligraphy  canonical  caps  captioning  car  cardigans  cards  cars  carwashes  case  caseyliss  cat6  cauliflower  chairs  characters  chargers  charts  chicago  chillhop  chillout  chocolate  chocolatechip  Chokkan  chowhound  chrome  cider  cinnamon  cinnamonrolls  cityofate  clocks  clothes  cmos  cocktails  codinghorror  coffee  cold  colloquy  color  colorgrading  colorlaser  compactflash  comparison  compression  consumersearch  conversion  cookbooks  cookies  cooksillustrated  cooltools  CopyCurmudgeon  copyediting  cosmonaut  costco  cozymysteries  credits  crust  custom  dacs  dallas  dallasnews  danglers  danielpunkass  date  dates  dawn  decorating  desks  desktop  didot  docks  dough  download  drawers  drbarnard  dressing  dusk  dvi  earrings  eater  ebooks  editing  elementsoftypographicstyle  ellembee  email  engadget  equipment  estate  ets  exchange  exercise  extensions  eyeliner  falke  fans  faxing  filtere  filters  finalcut  finalcutpro  finalcutprox  fischerspooner  flatware  flights  flighttrackers  foil  fonts  food  forks  forums  foundries  fountainpens  frames  franklingothic  freeware  frutiger  ftp  furniture  gadgets  games  gastropubs  gatorade  gbbo  gifs  gin  girltalk  gist  git  glasses  gmail  goldenhour  google  googlefonts  googlewebfonts  gotomeeting  gps  grading  grammar  grapefruit  graphs  greta  greyediting  hair  hairbands  handwriting  handymen  hardware  has:via  hats  hdd  hdmi  hdslr  headings  helvetica  hermanmiller  hex  hobnobs  home  homedecor  hometheater  hometheaterhifi  houseplants  hubs  hue  icecream  idownloadblog  images  imags  ink  ios  ipad  iphone  ipod  ipodtouch  irc  ishootshows  italian  jamesfraleigh  javascript  jazz  jeans  jewelry  jpeg  jquery  juice  jumpstart  JYMV  kettles  keyboard  keyboards  kitchen  kitchenaid  kk  knives  koshersalt  kpop  kvm  language  lasagna  laser  laserjetm553  laserprinters  laundry  leggings  lemonbars  lenses  letters  lgbt  life  lifehacker  lighting  lights  liner  lipgloss  littlebigdetails  llbean  lobster  lobsterrolls  logic  loose  lost  lotion  lynnever  mac  macbookpro  macos  macrumors  macstories  magazines  magicmouse  makeup  makeupforever  manga  marco  marcoarment  marcysutton  markup  marnieshure  mascara  mashups  matte  mattresses  mayo  mcintosh  medium  meganrogers  meganstolz  meghantopus  metacritic  metafilter  microphones  minimal  mixers  mla  moisturizer  monitors  motortrend  mounts  movies  mozzies  music  mysteries  nailpolish  nails  nailwraps  netflix  networking  nextdoor  nibs  nocs  noise  normaloqWendy  notes  numbers  ocr  office  ohare  opensource  optimization  organization  oss117  osx  ouraring  outlook  oxiclean  packaging  pants  parenting  patrickhwillems  pdf  pens  penzeys  peppercorns  philips  photography  photoshop  pie  piecrust  pies  pillows  pinboard  pizza  plants  players  plugins  png  podcasting  podcasts  polish  portland  posters  powder  power  presentations  pressed  primevideo  prince  printers  printing  prints  privacy  probate  productivity  products  projectors  proportional  purses  quicktime  quiet  radlers  ratings  recipes  recomendo  recommendations  recommendo  regex  regexp  regularexpressions  remodeling  remote  remotes  rental  rentalcars  resizing  responsive  responsivedesign  restaurantideas  restaurants  reviews  rjonesy  routers  rulers  sachets  safety  salt  sandwiches  sansserif  sauce  scanners  scanning  scbecker  screencasts  screenshots  search  sephora  serif  services  shandies  sharptype  sheen  sheets  shipping  showercurtains  skype  sleep  smashingmagazine  smittenkitchen  smokealarms  soap  socks  softbox  software  source  spaceheaters  speakers  spencerian  spf  spiceracks  spices  spotify  ssd  stackexchange  standingdesks  stevefaulkner  stickers  stickwithjosh  storage  strobist  stuffing  stylus  subheadings  subtitles  sunrise  sunscreen  sunset  sweaters  sxsw  tabs  Taekeyboards  tastetests  tea  teabags  teleprompters  temperature  text  thanksgiving  TheHodge  thermometers  thesweethome  thesweetsetup  thewirecutter  thin  things  thunderbolt  thunderbolt3  tidbits  time  timezones  toofaced  tools  toolsandtoys  Topclack  traderjoes  transcoding  transcription  travel  tripods  tutorials  tv  tvaziri  twit  twitter  typefaceideas  typefaces  typing  typographica  typography  typophile  umbrellas  usb  usb3  usbc  vents  via:adrian  via:aleen  via:aleenmean  via:alicegoldfuss  via:amberdawn  via:anildash  via:antifuchs  via:askmetafilter  via:bluishorange  via:brettterpstra  via:burin  via:cabel  via:chartier  via:chockenberry  via:cookiecrook  via:danbenjamin  via:daringfireball  via:drbarnard  via:ebrenner  via:ellembee  via:engadget  via:feather  via:fraying  via:garrettdimon  via:geek_at_heart  via:ginatrapani  via:guy  via:HerbertStyles  via:ilovetypography  via:jamesfraleigh  via:jasonfried  via:jasonsantamaria  via:jbenton  via:jessamyn  via:jillysull  via:karenyin  via:karlgroves  via:kathrynyu  via:KayleeFran  via:khoi  via:kissane  via:kokedit  via:kplawver  via:lepoole  via:lyn  via:lynnever  via:marcoarment  via:marnieshure  via:mathowie  via:mbxtr  via:mededitor  via:meghantopus  via:MetaGrrrl  via:meyerweb  via:mrgan  via:neilio  via:Nicole_Cliffe  via:patrick_h_lauke  via:penzeymoog  via:pinboardpopular  via:PurplePenning  via:recommendo  via:rjonesy  via:rosamundlannin  via:sampotts  via:scbecker  via:shanselman  via:splorp  via:sstephenson  via:stephenpa  via:stickwithjosh  via:strobist  via:suchwinston  via:tbisaacs  via:therealadam  via:tinyfly  via:torrez  via:typographica  via:u_m  via:viticci  via:vllg  via:wadewinningham  via:zannah  video  videos  viewsource  voice  vpn  w3c  wallart  wallets  wallpaper  weather  webcams  weekcalendar  white  wifi  windows  windowsdefender  wine  wineenthusiast  winter  wishlist  words  work  worldtime  wsj  xojane  yogapants  yogurt  youtube  zagat  zaggat 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: