Google Web Designer 3.0 makes HTML 5 web content easy to build across multiple devices and platforms
March 15, 2018 – 08:22 | No Comment
Google Web Designer 3.0 makes HTML 5 web content easy to build across multiple devices and platforms

Google has released Google Web Designer 3.0 Beta, its HTML5 content-producing tool for Windows, Mac and Linux. Although targeted primarily at advertisers, the tool can be adapted for other content too, and also supports JavaScript, …

DevDocs offline API browser now available for desktops
January 28, 2017 – 09:57 | Comments Off on DevDocs offline API browser now available for desktops
DevDocs offline API browser now available for desktops

Last month we wrote about DevDocs for Chrome, a free extension which gives access to API documentation for around 200 programming languages and technologies.
Now an unofficial Electron-based applet, DevDocs, brings the service specifically to the …

DevDocs is an offline developer’s documentation browser for Chrome
December 4, 2016 – 04:28 | Comments Off on DevDocs is an offline developer’s documentation browser for Chrome
DevDocs is an offline developer’s documentation browser for Chrome

You’re working in your browser, testing some new web development project, but there’s a problem. And you’ve no idea why. So you open some documentation in a separate browser tab, more in your development environment, …

Mandelbrot Fractal is a pure JavaScript fractal explorer
July 17, 2016 – 05:51 | Comments Off on Mandelbrot Fractal is a pure JavaScript fractal explorer
Mandelbrot Fractal is a pure JavaScript fractal explorer

Mandelbrot Fractal is an open-source fractal generator with a difference: its spectacular images are produced using pure JavaScript, no external libraries or other oddball dependencies involved.
This makes for a very simple structure, essentially just an …

Komodo IDE 10 adds Chrome Remote Debugging, PhoneGap/ Cordova integration, new UI
May 17, 2016 – 10:52 | Comments Off on Komodo IDE 10 adds Chrome Remote Debugging, PhoneGap/ Cordova integration, new UI
Komodo IDE 10 adds Chrome Remote Debugging, PhoneGap/ Cordova integration, new UI

ActiveState Software has released Komodo IDE 10, a major update for the already powerful development environment.
New support for Chrome Remote Debugging means there’s no need to keep switching from the IDE to Chrome’s web tools: …

How secure is your PC? Try this quick test
September 7, 2015 – 06:58 | Comments Off on How secure is your PC? Try this quick test
How secure is your PC? Try this quick test

It’s easy to get complacent about your PC’s security. You checked your browser settings a while ago, you’ve a good antivirus suite installed, that should be enough – right?
Well, maybe, but it’s still wise to …

Optimize CSS and JavaScripts with Scriptm
June 15, 2015 – 07:13 | Comments Off on Optimize CSS and JavaScripts with Scriptm
Optimize CSS and JavaScripts with Scriptm

One easy way to improve website performance is to optimize your graphics, and tools like FileOptimizer can significantly cut file size without any loss in quality.
If you’re looking to save every last byte then you …

Selectively block web scripts, styles, frames and more with Policeman
June 5, 2015 – 11:32 | Comments Off on Selectively block web scripts, styles, frames and more with Policeman
Selectively block web scripts, styles, frames and more with Policeman

Scripts, applets, analytics and ads: the web has a wide range of content which might compromise your privacy. And normally there’s not a great deal you can do about it.
Policeman is a Firefox add-on which …

Greasemonkey 2.0 brings important security changes
June 18, 2014 – 10:35 | Comments Off on Greasemonkey 2.0 brings important security changes
Greasemonkey 2.0 brings important security changes

Firefox script manager Greasemonkey has been updated to version 2.0 with some important security tweaks.
The add-on now finally defaults to the unprivileged mode introduced in Greasemonkey 1.0, which means scripts must explicitly request the APIs …

Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads
October 1, 2013 – 11:17 | Comments Off on Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads
Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads

Google has unveiled the first public beta of Google Web Designer, its HTML5 web coding tool for Mac and Windows. Although geared towards advertisers looking to build rich interactive web ads using HTML5, CSS3 and …

Restore the right-click menu and fix other web page annoyances with RightToClick
June 13, 2013 – 16:40 | Comments Off on Restore the right-click menu and fix other web page annoyances with RightToClick
Restore the right-click menu and fix other web page annoyances with RightToClick

Most web pages work just as you expect. You can browse them, left-click here, right-click there, and leave whenever you like – which is just as it should be.
Other sites aren’t quite so straightforward, unfortunately. …