Pick Colors from websites your entire screen with the JavaScript EyeDropper API

Mid-August the WICG published a (unofficial) specification for a Native Eye Dropper — a tool you can use to get the color from the pixel that’s underneath the cursor — on the web. Let’s take a look … Usage The proposal is pretty straightforward: This API enables authors to use a browser supplied eyedropper in …

HSL: a color format for humans

Over at the Cloud Four blog, Paul Hebert digs into HSL colors Colors on the web are confusing — but they don’t have to be! The HSL format makes it easy for humans and computers to work with color. Included are some nice CodePen-hosted Color Pickers, such as this one: See the Pen HSLA Color …