Adobe Kuler on Adobe AIR
Shows a lit of color themes for different purposes.
Very nice application for taking snapshots of any webpage. It enables you to configure the snapshot sizes & lets you choose whether the snapshot be a thumbnail, browser size or the full page.
Using WebKut, you can take snapshots of an entire webpage, parts of them or a selection. The tool’s interface helps a lot by showing the size of the area selected, letting the user to choose the image format & quality.
A little application that lets you generate a CS3 or Web 2.0 style icon, in only 3 steps. Pick color, type characters, and save it. Icon is generated in 4 different sizes.
A batch image resizer that can handle JPG, GIF & PNG files. Images can be resized to a custom size or by a ratio. The output image format, quality & name can also be set.
Em based layouts – Vertical rhythm calculator
A tool for working out the width of an element in
em’s. It calculates the
em of any given
px input & presents the output as a CSS property. Very handy for liquid designs.
Presents you all the fonts installed in your computer & makes font selection easier. Simply write any text & it will show the text with every font. You can remove the preview of any font via the “X” button or reset the selections.
Using Color Picker, you can find the values of a color, generate new colors & see your recent color generations.
Every designer / developer needs a task manager application to get organized better. If you don’t want a complicated task manager then MiniTask is for you. Just write the tasks, group them with seperators & click the ones you completed. That’s all.
This application helps managing projects, keeping track of the tasks & getting reports on them. With a drag’n drop interface, projects, sub-projects (tasks) can be defined and can be attached to a customer (see WRD post for more details).
Again, a very simple to-do-list application that reminds you your tasks. Besides entering, editing & clearing tasks, you can set an alarm for a task and the Doomi can warn you.
More Adobe AIR Applications
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