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A random roundup of news, events, articles and information related to practice of visual design, interaction design, information architecture, user experience and usability engineering.
NetObjects Fusion 9 is simply the easiest, most complete way to build, manage, and promote websites on the market. Perfect for designers at any level, whether you are a novice with no HTML knowledge or a seasoned Web developer. Fusion 9 is equipped with the latest features and allows you to grow as a designer as your skills progress.Link
Link (Thanks, Mubashir)
The Two Things about Graphic Design
1. Gestalt Principles of Perception
2. Visual Hierarchy
The Two Things about Graphic Design:
1. Elements of Design: Line, shape, texture, value & color, space
2. Principles of Design: Movement, balance, emphasis, unity
Writely - "The Web Word Processor" (note that for creating documents, it uses an HTML editor and then converts to Word format)Link (via Slashdot)
FCKeditor is also an MS Word-like web app. It's open source too.
gOFFICE - "a browser-based online word processor and desktop publishing program"
Num Sum - web-based spreadsheets - except only the author of a spreadsheet can edit it.
Kiko - Online calendar solution powered by Ajax.
Gmail and now the new Yahoo! Mail (Microsoft is rumored to be working on a Hotmail upgrade, codenamed Kahuna)
called S5 - web-based Powerpoint
Webnote - web-based version of Microsoft's OneNote
thinkfree - online Office suite
Openomy - online file-system