Paul Knittel

Simple Python Webserver

Always forget how to do this. Here it is forever:

Open up a terminal and type:

$ cd /home/somedir

$ python -m SimpleHTTPServer

That’s it! Now your http server will start in port 8000. You will get the message:

Serving HTTP on port 8000 …

In the real world no one actually writes clean code.

If you’re looking for a cool theme for your next website, then don’t look no further:


The right way to build a product

All fonts bold in web browsers OS X 10.9.4

I just had this weird issue, where Open Sans showed up bold in all web browsers. Turns out there was a problem with the fonts installed. Easily fixed with Font Book :)

Remove 300ms delay on clicks for all mobile browsers

All you need is fastclick:

Seriously this is a weird conversation.

WYSIWYG Editors for the Web

Disabling text select

Pretty easy to do with this CSS:

p {
  -webkit-user-select: none;
  -khtml-user-select: none;
  -moz-user-select: none;
  -o-user-select: none;
  user-select: none;

DNS nightmare with Heroku

Getting DNS setup with Heroku isn’t exactly trivial

For real. This changes everything:

Experimental project to improve mouse in OS X, so it’s more like Windows.

(via dinhstag)


Paypal - When the PayPal app is in iOS app switch mode, activity and account details are blurred.