Disable URL autofill in Firefox

If you’ve upgraded to Firefox 14 you may have noticed that the Awesomebar (URL bar) autofills the URL you’re typing with a domain and not necessarily the first URL suggestion. To disable it, go to about:config (as always) and filter for: browser.urlbar.autoFill Set it to False and you’ll have your regular Firefox Awesome bar behavior.

Crayola colors in JSON format

I ran into the Wikpedia page for Crayola offical colors. The list consists of 133 colors, with names and HEX values, so with a little help of Python, it was easy to extract them into a JSON file that we can use: [ { “hex”: “#EFDECD”, “name”: “Almond”, “rgb”: “(239, 222, 205)” }, { “hex”: …

CSS3 gradients in Webkit

I’m just writing this to record a shorthand answer to a doubt I had. Old format Webkit gradients only support percentage color stops Recently, Webkit added support for standards CSS3 gradients, so your syntax will be the same for different engines (with different prefixes of course). This means that you can now set various color …