German Word Searches allows you to play on-screen word searches to reinforce core German vocabulary. The user can select any combination of 20+ built-in topics, containing a total of 1,200 items of vocabulary. The size and overall difficulty of word searches can also be configured.
Spanish Word Searches allows you to generate and play randomly-generated word searches based on 1,200 items of basic Spanish vocabulary split into topics. You can select to play the word searches on vocabulary from any combination of themes and specify the size of the grid, number of words, and difficulty parameters. The program also contains a link to the iPad version of the word search application.
LON-CAPA (The LearningOnline Network with CAPA) is a learning content and course management system. It offers an underlying shared content pool from which instructors across departmental and institutional boundaries can assemble granular learning content for their courses. It has strong assessment capabilities, both formative (homework and in-class using wireless PDAs) and summative (online and bubblesheet exams), with a one-source multiple-target strategy for the content. It offers students portfolio space in which they can stage materials for submission to projects, and provides a number of tools for synchronous and asynchronous student-student and student-faculty communication. LON-CAPA scales well with number of students, as load-balancing is possible across the whole network of servers at participating institutions.
Homemade Dictionary is a customizable and easy to use dictionary, with features including background music support. It has a built in "Test Your Word Power Game", a medical dictionary, and a superb GUI. The dictionary has an initial database of of around 5900 words, including slang. You may also add your personal words on the fly. It is very small in size (around 700 KB).
StatPlanet Map Maker is a program for creating interactive thematic maps and graphs. Data is read from an external file (.CSV) which can be easily edited. Customization options include specifying the zoom level, creation of selectable regions, changing the map colors, and adding country mouse-over text.
Greenfoot is an integrated development environment that makes it easy to write games and simulations in Java. It comes with a broad range of demo scenarios and documentation that gets newcomers started very quickly. Greenfoot may be used to learn or teach programming, or just to write a cool game and maybe put it up on a Web site. (it can export the game to a Web page). It was originally developed for school age learners, but is now used by all age groups.
J51 is a Intel MCS51 emulator with all the standard integrated peripherals. A disassembler with an integrated debugger is also included. Standard peripherals emulated are Timer 0/1 (Mode 0, 1, 2, and interrupts), serial interface in polled and interrupt mode, standard I/O, and ports 0 to 4. Microprocessors emulated are the Intel MCS 8051 (no peripherals), Intel 8051, Intel 8052, Philips LPC674, and Philips LPc900.