Safari Screenshot Compatibility Test

Safari Screenshot Compatibility Test is yet another way to test your websites in Safari. The nice feature about this service is that the result is returned in only a couple of seconds. The others I have used take up to a couple of minutes. Whenever I run across a tool that enables website testing over […]

PHP Ticketing System

PHP Ticket is an open-source PHP/MySQL based ticketing system that includes user management through sessions, a search function and several other features to simply ticket management.  What a time saver this will be for anyone who makes use of tickets in their organization or as responsible for choosing a process to manage their ticketing system. […]

SQL Editor for Eclipse

DBEdit is a plugin for the Eclipse Workbench that can be used to explore databases, edit tables directly with a spreadsheet like editor, and edit SQL queries. Dan Switzer recently posted his installation notes that should get you up and running with this nice Eclipse plugin and SQL Server 2000.  I am always on the […]

Web Application Form Layout

Luke Wroblewski has a series of good articles that explains the importance of consistant form design in web applications. In the articles you’ll find guidelines that will help you better position forms for whatever you need to do, though as Wroblewski says, you still have to verify through data analysis or user testing the combination […]

Collapse and Expand HTML Elements

domCollapse is a Javascript that enables you to have collapsible elements in an HTML document. The collapsing and expanding of the elements is done using the DOM. The script is very simple to use, and degrades nicely in browsers that do not support the DOM. A demo is available online. Some non-technical people reading this […]

Free FLV Encoder

The Riva FLV Encoder is a free tool that will transode your existing videofiles to the FLV format which can then be used in Flash. The AVI, MPEG, Quicktime, WMV video formats are supported. If you have ever been frustrated or hit a dead end after you shoot video and then have a difficult time […]

Fireworks Autoshapes

Nathan Pitman has pointed out two really nice and useful Fireworks Autoshapes: Orb Autoshape 3D Box Autoshapes is a relatively new feature in Fireworks that allows you to create complex shapes just as easily as you would create simple shapes like circles or rectangles. Fireworks from Macromedia has rapidly become one of the most popular […]

Software KVM

Synergy lets you easily share a single mouse and keyboard between multiple computers with different operating systems, each with its own display, without special hardware. The software is intended for users with multiple computers on their desk. The software is free and open source and supports the most flavours of Linux and Windows. We have […]

Lookup PHP Function

Look Up PHP Function from Ranchero Software is an extension to BBEdit that provides a PHP reference. To use the extension, simply right click on a PHP function and choose Look Up PHP from the Scripts menu. Your browser will be opened and the query will be sent to the PHP Documentation site. This is […]