JS Measurer measures a webpage's width and height interactively. It lets the user define an area in the page by dragging the mouse pointer. The object renders the area outline as the mouse moves, showing the width and height of the area in pixels, as well the coordinates of the top-left corner of the area. A bookmarklet is also available, so this object can be used as a link placed, for instance, in the browser toolbar.
QuickQWERTY is a touch typing tutor. It can be used to train your fingers to type without looking at the keys. After completing all the units available in this software, the student would know the location of the keys on the keyboard through muscle memory, and would be able to effortlessly use the right finger for each key.
Open School Admin (OSA) is a Web-based school administration system primarily focused on ease of use and access to school information. It has been in continuous use and development for the past 7 years. It manages all aspects of school administration: student enrollment, class scheduling, mark reporting, attendance, user accounts, and room booking. Through the use of various plugins, it also manages email announcements (including automated attendance notices), government reporting, dorm room management, Alumni relations, etc. It is a standalone application written using a Perl/MySQL back end. It requires a Web server (Apache/Lighttpd tested) and should run out of the box on any Unix system. While OSA itself is very mature, the installation and setup is still a young and evolving process.
PricesPaidGUI is a visualization tool for transactional price data that uses SOLR to provide full-text searching. It currently supports two formats, and its architecture allows for extending to more. It is intended to be used by government buyers researching actual prices paid in order to lower the price the Federal Government pays for goods and services.