AKVIS SmartMask plug-in is an efficient selection tool. There are two pencils: blue and red. You draw a line with the blue pencil inside the object you want to select, and with the red pencil some lines outside the object to define the areas that should be cut out. The plugin offers three modes: Sharp, Soft, and Complex.
blurt is Web publishing ("blogging") software. Unlike most blogging software, it does not provide you with a fancy back office, heavy duty database backends, and massive user management systems. Instead, you upload documents ("posts") in simple text format (.txt) to a directory on your Web server. blurt will figure out the rest.
Pelotero is a handy, easy-to-use application that lets you download files via a proxy server. In this way, downloads blocked by domain will no longer be blocked. Places such as colleges, public libraries, and some cafes block access to file downloads based either on the content type or its domain name. Pelotero lets you avoid these restrictions and download those files.
Project VDW is a an attempt to further research into van der Waerden sequences. The software consists of a client that generates sequences, and a utility to generate unique starting seeds. The ultimate goal of this project is to develop a BOINC-based client that can supply the massively parallel computing resources necessary to solve currently untouched sequences.