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Fonts on the web: how’s that work, then?

I wrote an extremely long post about this, then decided to cut it down to the bare essentials, heavily based on Firefox. So here ya go. The Basics There is a sort of ‘tug of war’ between you (and your browser) and any given website, when you visit it, about what fonts will be used […]

Fonts and font sizes in Fedora on the internet: hold onto your hats…

So I threw a somewhat disorganized note on some fiddling I’d been doing with my systems’ font configuration on G+ earlier today. Harish Pilay asked for some more detailed notes, so I’m throwing together another gigantic blog post. Hold on to your hats, folks… Fonts in Fedora: fontconfig There’s a rather important library for font […]

Please build this for me: GNOME sync

So, this is really just a random feature request being thrown out to the cold unfeeling lazyweb. But hey, it’s easy to type. GNOME folks, you have GNOME Online Accounts, which is one of the best features of GNOME 3 – a really nice and robust desktop-wide generic mechanism for pulling stuff from and pushing […]