Tag: Desktop
jQuery UI Library For Desktop-Like Apps – w2ui

jQuery UI Library For Desktop-Like Apps – w2ui

w2ui is a jQuery UI library with many widgets for creating desktop-like and data-driven web applications. The library comes as plugins for each widget so that you can choose which ones to use. It consists of the following widgets: layout, sidebar, toolbar, grid, popup, tabs, forms and field controls. They ...

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Create Desktop Apps With HTML-CSS-JS: AppJS

Desktop apps definitely have their own advantages over web apps like speed, ability to reach the filesystem, working in the background, notifications, etc. However, for us (the web developers), it is a challenge to create one as they need  to be coded in a non-web programming language (yes, there are ...

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Open Source RIA Framework For Mac: Fluidium

Fluidium, similar to Adobe AIR but open source, is a platform for developing Rich Internet Applications that run as native Mac OS X desktop apps. Although there are many new applications that are built as web apps., native Cocoa applications still provide the best user experience on Mac OS X. Fluidium can wrap ...

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IntraMessenger: Instant Messenger For Communities

IntraMessenger is a free application for that enables communication between communities, groups, companies or simply closed groups. It consists of a client (for Windows) & a PHP-MySQL-based open source server to manage the whole communication. The messenger is autonomous, but authentication (login + password) is ...

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Site-Specific Browsers: Turn Websites Into Desktop Applications

For a web application, It is always a good idea to provide access to it from other platforms like mobile or desktop programs. As web designers/developers, desktop applications are harder to create considering they have a totally different environment. In order to fill this gap, we can make use of site-specific ...

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15 New Adobe AIR Applications For Designers & Developers

Adobe AIR has clearly became the standard on creating desktop applications for web developers. Besides the offline applications, it can combine the richness of web with the simplicity of desktop & offer very functional tools. At WRD, there were 2 other posts that had shared web designer/developer focused ...

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Create With jQuery Without Coding: Glimmer

Glimmer is a desktop application that makes jQuery accesible from a visual tool & generates the jQuery code, XHTML and CSS. If jQuery is the "write less, do more” JavaScript library, then Glimmer is the “write none, do more” jQuery design tool. Currently, Glimmer has 8 built-in effects ...

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