My iOS Bookmarklets

May 17, 2011

Bookmarklets are links you can add to your browser toolbar that perform different functions based on the page you’re currently on. They’re the only option for extending the functionality of Safari on iOS.

I’ve added my favorites to a page with instructions linked below. (WordPress for iPad breaks bookmarklets, it seems.)

My iOS Bookmarklets


July 21, 2008

In a Starbucks bathroom this weekend, I saw an illustration of a bird that looked remarkably like the birds in the Twitter failwhale graphic. In discussing this with a friend, we determined that we were not familiar with any term for these birds.

That being the case, I’d like to officially propose that they be referred to as failquail.