Web excursions are select bookmarks from Brett's travels around the internet. You can see them all on Pinboard. Visit the bookmarks page for previous Excursions.

Web Excursions for September 12, 2014

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Macworld Layoffs
Michael Tsai collected comments from around the Internet on the Macworld layoffs. All together it makes a pretty good eulogy.
The iOS “@@” Shortcut As A TextExpander For Emails
Such a smart idea.
Press Pass
This is a great resource for devs (and anyone needing PR). “a live directory of journalists organized by beat, outlet, & region.”
A nifty, mouse-capable, command line editor. If you don’t feel like learning Vim or Emacs, this looks like a great way to quickly make edits to a file on the command line.
Hydra, the Lua-based tool for hacking your OS X setup, is now Mjolnir. Check it out and support it!

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