Take a perfectly useful standardised measurement of length, weight, speed or time, and convert to something far less useful (but much more fun).
Here’s an interesting metric for measuring performance: take the overall page weight of a URL and divide it by the file size of the screenshot of that URL.
A single page showing all the weights available from Google fonts at a glance.
An excellent tale of performance optimisation …complete with a coda on looking behind the numbers when it comes to analytics data.
The class of device formerly known as mobile.
Font-weight is still broken in all but one browser | Clagnut Â§ Browsers Â· Typography Â· CSSÂ techniques
A superb bit of browser research by Richard. "Thereâ€™s more to the lives of many typefaces than just Bold and Regular, but almost no browsers follow the proper CSS 1 way of specifying Light, Semibold, Black and other weights. There is a workaround,â€¦
A super-simple lightweight PHP class by Kellan for calling the Flickr API and receiving back an array of results.