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$().ready(function() {
$("<style type='text/css'>.trends-inner{ display: none }</style>").appendTo("head");
$("<style type='text/css'>{ display: none }</style>").appendTo("head");

gilesbowkett commented Apr 25, 2011

to be clear, this eliminates the "trending topics" section, and the little ad links for the iPhone and iPad Twitter clients

peterc commented Apr 25, 2011

Cool, will give this a try! Any reason why you had to take this approach rather than $('.trends-inner').hide() though? (I know Twitter's rendering process is a Bit Complicated™)


gilesbowkett commented May 26, 2011

sry re delay. iirc using hide() just resulted in the call to hide() occuring before the elements satisfying the query even existed. I think I actually fiddled with LiveQuery unsuccessfully for a while before I threw my hands up and just went with the CSS hack.

peterc commented May 26, 2011

Ah, good point. I encountered similar issues with the "old" Twitter client when doing some work like this. Good call.

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