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Internet Captcha is a Flash-based captcha script which can be generated online with a configuration interface.

It lets you define all the variables of the captcha including the distortion level, color, Flash effect & more.

Flash Captcha

The configuration wizard created the necessary JavaScript and ASP / PHP files and shows how to install this captcha script step by step.

One nice feature of Internet Captcha is, it shows you the security level of the captcha you designed.

Pencil Project is a free sketching & GUI prototyping tool which can be installed as a Firefox add-on or a standalone application.

You can paste a screenshot of a webpage and play with it’s built-in stencils like form elements & objects to sketch a design idea.

Free Sketching Tool

Pencil Project is very functional when you want to see how designs would look like with small updates like a putting a search-box and deciding where it will fit.

You can also install your stencils to this free sketching tool and improve it.

A killer feature would be importing webpages into this application directly. Hope it is the next step.

Function Icon Set is a set of 128 high quality icons in PNG format.

Sizes of these free icons are 48*48px

Free Icon Set

The set includes:

  • Social bookmarking icons
  • Speech icons
  • Folder icons
  • User icons
  • Credit card icons
  • & more..

TimeLiner is an open source application which enables users to contribute to videos, audio & slides with text.

This texts are time-specific, which means: when the media is played again other users will be seeing the messages at the exact moment they were posted.

Medai Messaging Script

The application is very easy to use; users just click "respond to timeline", the media pauses and a message can be entered.

TimeLiner uses JW Player (see WRD post) and is also offered as a hosted widget.

Slideshow 2 is an open source Mootools slideshow class for streaming and animating the presentation of images.

Mootools Slideshow Script

This Mootools slideshow offers impressive features with a great usability like calling it with 1 line of code:

new Slideshow('show', ['1.jpg', '2.jpg', '3.jpg'], { controller: true, hu: 'images/' });

When you mouse-over the images a slide-controller appears which lets you control the images. And, there are various transition effects that can be configured.

Features of Slideshow 2:

  • Dynamic resizing – Slideshow can accommodate any size presentation.
  • Thumbnails – intelligent, auto-scrolling, tracking, etc.
  • Full-featured controller – completely style-able with CSS.
  • Animated captions – plain text or formatted with HTML.
  • Fully accessible – Slideshow can be controlled with access keys.
  • Automagic slideshows – create slideshows from existing HTML images.
  • Varied hyperlinking options – allows for mashups with Lightbox, Slimbox, etc.
  • CSS slide transitions – designed in stylesheets, not javascript, allow for an infinite combination of effects (plus support for all Robert Penner transitions).
  • Unobtrusive and degradable – Slideshow even functions with Javascript turned off!

Several different implementations can be found at Slideshow 2 website.

This is an open source Flash color changer that is handy for presenting products with different colors.

It requires .SWF files of the product in every color and does the transition with a nice effect between these .SWF files.

Flash Color Changer

Every .SWF file is defined in a XML file which makes it easier to embed this solution into CMS & e-commerce applications.

Other features of this Flash color changer can also be changed via a config.xml file.

This is a JavaScript solution which enables you to create custom HTML form elements (radio buttons, checkboxes, etc.)

Custom HTML Form Designs

The JavaScript simply:

  • Hides form elements with class="styled"
  • Sticks a span tag with a CSS class on it next to the element
  • Adds mouse events to the span that handles the stages when it is clicked.

ToobPlayer is a lightweight (approx. 14-8 KB) FLV player component that comes in 5 flavors, provides a mechanism to play back YouTube videos, and can also display preview images.

FLV Player Component

Some features of this FLV player:

  • Resizable, optional full-screen mode
  • Several video resize mods
  • Loading status feedback
  • Mouse wheel support (seeking & volume)
  • Auto-repeat, buffer time
  • Customizable
  • Extensive API

ToobPlayer YouTube integration is done with a simple PHP proxy script to automate acquaring  videos & images.

The component requires Flash Player 8+ & AS2.

JibberBook is an open source Ajaxed guestbook application built with PHP5.

It stores the data in a XML file (optional MySQL support) and provides an easy to use interface.

Free Ajax Guestbook Script

For security, JibberBook uses:

This PHP guestbook application uses Mootools and it is unobtrusive (it will work even if the JavaScript is disabled).

Scrawlr is a free software for scanning SQL injection vulnerabilities on your web applications.

It is developed by HP Web Security Research Group in coordination with Microsoft Security Response Center.

Free SQL Injection Scanner

Scrawlr crawls a website while simultaneously analyzing the parameters of each individual web page for SQL Injection vulnerabilities.

After the scanning process, if it can find, it even shows your database table names as a proof of the possible SQL injection vulnerabilities.

Uptime Robot