Any color you like

Cool AJAX tool of the day: Choose any color you like and find photos with these colors on Flickr.
Visit Flickr Color Selectr.

Published in: on September 19, 2006 at 3:48 pm  Leave a Comment  

10,000 free fonts and counting!

Lots of fonts for free download are to find at The site also offers a simple but nice fontbrowser to browse through all the fonts as well as the option to enter a preview text:

another sample:

Published in: on September 19, 2006 at 2:34 pm  Leave a Comment  

the web developer’s handbook

Check out Vitaly Friedman’s “the web developer’s handbook“. It’s an awesome collection of very useful links to sites about CSS, DOM, AJAX, design etc.

Published in: on September 14, 2006 at 8:41 pm  Leave a Comment  

WinSnap – ALT-PRINT replacement tool for “screenshots on steroids”

Winsnap is a multi-featured screenshot tool for Windows. WinSnap can enumerate and capture all visible windows of the foreground application and combine them into one screenshot. It can make shots of non-rectangular windows with rounded corners, add a shadow or watermark and much more. It is free for private use.

[via Hotware: Dirk’s Software Blog]

Published in: on September 13, 2006 at 8:17 pm  Leave a Comment  

TaskSwitchXP – famous alt-tab manager

TaskSwitchXP is an advanced task management utility that picks up where the standard Windows Alt+Tab switcher leaves off. It provides the same functionality, and adds visual styles to the dialog and also enhances it by displaying thumbnail preview of the application that will be switched to.

Link: TaskSwitchXP

Published in: on September 8, 2006 at 10:04 pm  Leave a Comment  

Nice alternative to the classic Luna skin: Royale Theme for WinXP available for download

A new theme, potentially destined for Windows XP, has leaked out of Microsoft and onto the web. The theme appears to have come out of a beta version of Media Center 2005, currently in testing.

The theme is not a substantially different incarnation of the existing of Luna, the current default theme for Windows XP. You can see the main changes in the screenshots below; one could describe it as being a ‘glass mod’ of Luna.

Download the Theme here.

Published in: on September 7, 2006 at 9:18 pm  Leave a Comment