Tag Archives: xkcd

Split emoji text effect with CSS

Thanks to some absolute positioning, hue-rotation, and even some clipping you can create nice split emoji: I especially like the experiments near the lower part of the demo, where one emoji is used as a modifier for the other (e.g. … Continue reading

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API

(Source: xkcd #1481)

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Tasks

In Computer Science, it can be hard to explain the difference between the easy and the virtually impossible (src)

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Linkbait Titles

As per true xkcd style, the real message is hidden in the title attribute of the image: We’re firing you, but the online headline-writing division wants to hire you.

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Automation

(Source: xkcd #1319)

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Adobe Crossword

A crossword based on the Adobe password leak. The answers to the crossword are chosen from the 1000 most used passwords for Adobe user accounts from the recent password leak. The clues are up to 50 of the most commonly … Continue reading

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Stacksort

Stacksort: a sort that searches StackOverflow for sorting functions and runs them until it returns the correct answer. Stacksort → @see XKCD’s Ineffective Sorts to get this one 😉

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There’s an App for that!

Spot on. (source)

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Workflow

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Q: How do you annoy a web developer?

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