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unitone said:

Chrome extension for saving links to useful websites directly to a hosted WordPress blog, delicious style: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/lgnhmialmephkhbbbfopldimfkeegaph

unitone said:

Maqetta is an open source web-based WYSIWYG visual page editor for drawing out HTML5 user interfaces. Maqetta features drag & drop assembly of live UI mock-ups for desktop and mobile, export ZIP images for developer tools (e.g. Eclipse IDE), and web-based review and commenting. http://maqetta.org/

unitone said:

CSS pattern generator, using data URI scheme: http://www.patternify.com/

unitone said:

Easily add qrcode to your webpages with this pure browser qrcode generator jQuery plug-in: http://notes.jetienne.com/2011/04/07/jquery-qrcode.html

unitone said:

diagonalFade in or out a grouping of a large amount of elements ordered in a grid with this jQuery plug-in: http://jonobr1.github.com/diagonalFade/

unitone said:

Realtime heatmap with HTMLCanvas and Javascript: http://www.patrick-wied.at/static/heatmap/v2/

unitone said:

Direct attention to an element by rumbling, vibrating, shaking, or rotating it with jRumble jQuery plug-in: http://jackrugile.com/jrumble/

unitone said:

When you use Firefox, you're supporting Mozilla's mission: http://www.mozilla.org/about/

unitone said:

Opt-out of April Fool's jokes with Do Not Fool Firefox add-on. Tell web sites you do not want to be fooled by sending a Do Not Fool HTTP header: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/do-not-fool/

unitone said:

Type "about:about" into the Firefox4's location bar and press ENTER

unitone said:

Image captions sliding in overtop an image on rollover with HTML5 and CSS3: http://css-tricks.com/slide-in-image-captions/

unitone said:

Make any web page element zoom with Zoomooz, an easy-to-use jQuery plugin: http://janne.aukia.com/zoomooz/