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Post from December 15th, 2017 at 6:31pm

True black dark mode is becoming a real selling point for iOS apps now that I have the iPhone X. I’ve already switched to Reeder, Twitterrific and Bear because of it.

Post from December 15th, 2017 at 5:27pm

I have a bad feeling this is going to end up with me spending money building custom keyboards: https://twitter.com/garrettmurray/status/941474986316898304

Post from November 14th, 2017 at 3:44pm

Web Developer for Firefox 2.0 is now live. This is a complete rewrite of the extension as a WebExtension so that it is now compatible with the new Firefox Quantum release: addons.mozilla.org/en-US/…

Post from September 11th, 2017 at 6:50pm

Things that BART workers tell you: “There’s a naked man and feces everywhere that way so you may want to go around.”

Post from August 31st, 2017 at 5:01pm

The best TV shows to “help ease the mental fatigue of 2017”. Detectorists tells you this is great: hollywoodreporter.com/…

Post from August 16th, 2017 at 7:10pm

An incredibly detailed breakdown of the Web Developer for Chrome compromise by Proofpoint: proofpoint.com/us/threat-insight/post/…

Post from August 3rd, 2017 at 4:33pm

Web Developer for Chrome Compromised: a blog post detailing what exactly happened yesterday. https://chrispederick.com/blog/2017/08/03/web-developer-for-chrome-compromised/

Post from August 2nd, 2017 at 4:12pm

Version 0.5 of Web Developer for Chrome is now live which removes the compromised code. Please update immediately.

Post from August 2nd, 2017 at 3:55pm

This looks to be the same thing that happened to the Web Developer for Chrome extension: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=14888010

Post from August 2nd, 2017 at 3:25pm

I’ve disabled the extension for now and am working on uploading a clean version ASAP.

Post from August 2nd, 2017 at 3:25pm

The Web Developer for Chrome account has been compromised and a hacked version of the extension (0.4.9) uploaded

Post from July 28th, 2017 at 7:42pm

This is absolutely fascinating and well worth checking out: https://twitter.com/ncasenmare/status/889928694516645890

Post from May 31st, 2017 at 2:49am

Switching my Apple TV from wired to wireless resulted in an extra 40 mbps down for me: ilounge.com/index.php/tips/comments/…

Post from February 16th, 2017 at 6:01pm

Web Developer for Chrome 0.4.8 is out with some major bug fixes and a new ‘Remove Form Validation’ feature: https://chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/history/chrome/#version048

Post from January 24th, 2017 at 4:33am

If Twitter and Facebook were usually as positive and inspiring as they were this past weekend I’d use them both a lot more ¯(ツ)

Post from December 21st, 2016 at 6:27pm

AirPods review: I really like them…but my wife couldn’t stop laughing when I put them in my ears because she thought I looked so stupid

Post from September 23rd, 2016 at 2:13am

Inspired by Federico Viticci I wrote up a very simple Workflow workflow to check iPhone 7+ stock in the Apple stores near me. Very handy

Post from September 16th, 2016 at 3:07am

Just played a little bit of The Journey in the FIFA 17 demo and now I can’t wait for the full game to come out. So good.

Post from September 2nd, 2016 at 5:01pm

Ten minutes into the first episode of the The Fraud Police and it’s immediately one of my favorite new podcasts: http://www.thefraudpolice.com/

Post from August 18th, 2016 at 4:01pm

Web Developer for Firefox 1.2.11 is now available. The major issues from the 1.2.x release should now be all fixed: http://chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/history/firefox/