Article update: Firefox Tweaks and Fixes and Styles and Things

I updated Firefox Tweaks and Fixes and Styles and Things with a section on how to enlarge the Firefox user interface (UI) on small displays. In my case i use a laptop with a 17 in., 1080p display and by default everything is way too small. Making the Firefox UI and web pages look bigger can be a little tricky and cause unwanted side effects however. In the article i offer a tip which seems to be the best way to accomplish this with the least amount of problems. The tip also includes information for making the UI for Firefox’s developer tools bigger.

Consortium News: Don’t Hold Your Breath on US Troop Withdrawal from Syria

It would be nice to think the president has final say on foreign policy, given the U.S. Constitution. But the misleading troop withdrawal announcement, followed by Trump’s boastful tweet, suggests the exact opposite, says Patrick Lawrence.

Read more: Don’t Hold Your Breath on US Troop Withdrawal from Syria

What happens when traffic lights are disabled?

Picture a large town with congested roadways and intersections. What happens if you effectively turn off the traffic lights? Chaos? Squashed pedestrians? Air bags exploding like popcorn?

On the 14th of September, 2010, this is what the town of Portishead in the UK did. The results might surprise you…

I wonder what would happen if we turned off government?