- Anatomy of a Drag and Drop
- Beta II: The Audio Fix
A bit late off the mark on this one, but beta 2 of Flash Player 9 for Linux is now out, and it contains big improvements to audio output, which was reportedly flakey in the first beta.
- ColorJack: DHTML Color Picker
- Google Code – Updates: JSON in GData
JSON is now supported by Google Base, Blogger, and Calendar feeds, greatly simplifying mashups based on these services. Still waiting for JSON Google Search results though. (thanks andrewk)
- Rails 1.2: Release Candidate 1
Again, playing catch-up a little with this one. Rails 1.2 is nearing release with the addition of REST-aware controllers, simpler handling of multiple page formats, and strong (if still a little klunky) support for multibyte text.
- 24 ways: 2006
It’s December, which means that, once again, it’s time for 24 Ways’ advent calendar of standards-compliant delights. (thanks spiky_simon)
- Free SEO Tools, Internet Marketing Tools and Backlink Checkers
A rich collection of SEO tools to analyze your site as you claw your way to the top of the rankings. (thanks jamesbooker)
A 24-hour coding competition to see who can code the best PHP app, scheduled to happen on January 27, 2007. (thanks spiky_simon)
- Announcing the release of the first “WPF/E” CTP
The first preview of Microsoft’s Flash competitor, “WPF/E”. Runs on Internet Explorer, Firefox (1.5 only on Mac OS in this release), and Safari. The demos are nice enough, but the real difference from Flash comes on the development side.
- CSS Documentation Shortcut – cssdocs.org/propertyName
A site that provides a quick redirect to the official W3C documentation for any CSS property.
- Microformats Icons
A first stab at some standard icons for signalling the presence of microformats within a web page. Follow the link to the microformats wiki for discussion on their design and usefulness.
- Joining .WAVs with PHP
A dead simple method of joining multiple WAV files to produce an accessible audio CAPTCHA.
- Firebug console for IE
- Release of Groovy RC-1
Groovy, a scripting language that runs on the Java virtual machine, is nearing its 1.0 release. This public release candidate represents the final significant changes to the language.
- How to structure large CSS files
Some clear and reasonable advice on how to structure your CSS files. This isn’t the only way to go, but it’s one of the better approaches I’ve seen.
- Dojo 0.4.1
Primarily a bugfix and performance improvement release, Dojo is now more solid than ever.
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