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olivierlacan / launch_sublime_from_terminal.markdown
Created September 5, 2011 15:50
Launch Sublime Text 2 from the Mac OS X Terminal

Launch Sublime Text 2 from the Mac OS X Terminal

Sublime Text 2 ships with a CLI called subl (why not "sublime", go figure). This utility is hidden in the following folder (assuming you installed Sublime in /Applications like normal folk. If this following line opens Sublime Text for you, then bingo, you're ready.

open /Applications/Sublime\ Text\

You can find more (official) details about subl here:


paulirish / gist:3098860
Created July 12, 2012 15:26
Open Conference Expectations

Open Conference Expectations

This document lays out some baseline expectations between conference speakers and conference presenters. The general goal is to maximize the value the conference provides to its attendees and community and to let speakers know what they might reasonably expect from a conference.

We believe that all speakers should reasonably expect these things, not just speakers who are known to draw large crowds, because no one is a rockstar but more people should have the chance to be one. We believe that conferences are better -- and, dare we say, more diverse -- when the people speaking are not just the people who can afford to get themselves there, either because their company paid or they foot the bill themselves. Basically, this isn't a rock show rider, it's some ideas that should help get the voices of lesser known folks heard.

These expectations should serve as a starting point for discussion between speaker and organizer. They are not a list of demands; they are a list of rea

lunelson / SassMeister-input.scss
Last active December 16, 2015 22:39
GCD and Grid width setup routine with query namespacing
// demo of using greatest-common-denominator function to chain extensions of classes
// meant for grid width classes; would normally be done with placeholder selectors
@function gcd($n,$d) {
$num: if($n < $d,$d,$n);
$denom: if($n < $d,$n,$d);
$rem: $num;
$last_rem: $num;
@while $rem != 0 {
$last_rem: $rem;
jordanmoore / RWD Screen Width Indicator (em version)
Created July 19, 2012 14:05
Current screen width indicator in EMs (useful for knowing when to add breakpoints when resizing browser window)
$(window).resize(function() {
var windowWidth = $(window).width();
var bodyFontSize = $('body').css('font-size');
var bodyFontSizeWithoutPx = parseInt(bodyFontSize);
var emValue = windowWidth/bodyFontSizeWithoutPx;
$('.screen-width').text(emValue + 'em');

A pure CSS bendy shadow:

I suspect that some trig calculations could make this very general.