Adobe Creative Suite 3 Wallpapers

The Adobe Creative Suite 3 family offers you choice – the combination of creative tools you master, the design disciplines you explore, and the richness and scope of content you create. This revolutionary new release includes six editions, each combining tightly integrated, industry-leading components that enable you to handle virtually any creative task.

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Lorem Ipsum WordPress Theme

Last Sunday, I had nothing else better to do than to stay back home and cleanse some WordPress installations – upload files, optimize some database tables, check broken links and write some re-direct code for 404 pages on my blog. While I was on to three to four new WordPress installations, I felt that I needed a Theme replacement for the Default WordPress Theme. I was feeling tired of it and the new K2 Theme is overly complex for what I was looking. Despite a serious hunt, I was unable to find one that caters to my likings; so, I decided to do one myself after seeing few other themes that I somehow like but needed some more simplicity and whites.
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Microsoft Windows Vista Wallpapers

Microsoft started work on their plans for Windows Vista (“Longhorn”) in 2001, prior to the release of Windows XP. It was originally expected to ship sometime late in 2003 as a minor step between Windows XP (codenamed “Whistler”) and “Blackcomb” (now known as Windows “Vienna”). Gradually, “Longhorn” assimilated many of the important new features and technologies slated for “Blackcomb”, resulting in the release date being pushed back several times. Many of Microsoft’s developers were also re-tasked with improving the security of Windows XP.

Microsoft has announced that Windows Vista will be broadly available as a stand-alone product or pre-installed on new PCs on January 30, 2007. Windows Vista will be made available to Volume License customers later in the month of November 2006.

After “Longhorn” was named Windows Vista, an unprecedented beta-test program was started, involving hundreds of thousands of volunteers and companies. In September 2005, Microsoft started releasing regular Community Technology Previews (CTP) to beta testers. The first of these was distributed among 2005 Microsoft Professional Developers Conference attendees, and was subsequently released to Microsoft Beta testers and Microsoft Developer Network subscribers. The builds that followed incorporated most of the planned features for the final product, as well as a number of changes to the user interface, based largely on feedback from beta testers.

Windows Vista was deemed feature-complete with the release of the “February CTP“, released on February 22, 2006, and much of the remainder of work between that build and the final release of the product focused on stability, performance, application and driver compatibility, and documentation. Beta 2, released in late May, was the first build to be made available to the general public through Microsoft’s Customer Preview Program. It was downloaded by over five million people. Two release candidates followed in September and October, both of which were made available to a large number of users.

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Ajaxified version of Brajeshwar v7.0 WordPress Theme

This is worth an article than just doing an update. Nico Berlee liked my theme so much that he went ahead and Ajaxified my theme. Read the details about his Ajaxified version of Brajeshwar v7.0 WordPress Theme. Just in case his site goes down or something goes wrong, I have taken a backup of the downloads and is available in the UPDATES section the article – Brajeshwar v7.0 WordPress Theme.

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Nishita – another Free Photo Blog WordPress Theme

I have a bunch of Photos on Flickr. Even though, I was beta testing Flickr ever since it came up and had a pro account gifted by them, I really never used it for my photos. I moved to Flickr from my own Gallery hosted Photo Section (I lost all the photo comments eventually), somewhere late February, 2006. Since then online Photo Management and storage have become a pleasant experience for me. Couple of days back, my photo collection hit 50,000 views (as seen on my Flickr Page).

To commemorate the nice things happening around, I would like to contribute another small offering for the public to use. A simple, sleek and minimal (quick and simple install/setup) Photo Blog theme for WordPress – Nishita.

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Brajeshwar v7.0 WordPress Theme

Christian Nelson currently runs the KISS WordPress Theme and he prompted me to reproduce Brajeshwar v7.0 for WordPress. He gave me a good reason to do it, he dropped $500 into my paypal account so that I can have it developed for him and also make it free for any interested blogger to use with their WordPress setup.

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Again, special thanks to Christian Nelson.

UPDATES

  • 2006 June 12 — Revised the style for calendar support and rectified a minor bug.
  • 2006 August 7 — Thanks to Emily Robbins for the link for sending over 1000+ visits to this article (as of today, the 7th August, 2006).
  • 2006 October 17 — Nico Beerle have a modified Ajaxified version of Brajeshwar v7.0 WordPress Theme. Here are the Backup Downloads just in case – Brajeshwar v7.0 Ajaxified and it requires his modified PageNav.
  • 2006 Dec 20 — Fixed the pagination bug. Please re-download the theme again.
  • 2007 Jan 19 — Just discovered the theme at WordPress Theme Viewer.
  • 2007 Jan 22 — Solved the non separation between paragraphs, please download the fixed version from the same download link. For those who want to solve themselves, open style.css and look for div.post-body { } (should be around line 325). Just after the “}” in the next line add this
div.post-body p {
margin: 0.8em 0;
line-height: 1.5em;
}

Tips for those who make websites, quality websites

I have been trying hard during weekends to make this site a bit more easy to navigate, more usable and more toward standards. I think the quality tips for webmasters from w3.org would be a useful read for many who maintains blogs.

The title is one of the most important element of a quality web page, more to this effect to talked over at the Central dev chat during the weekend and Oscar Trelles showed some more light in the same direction. Don’t use “click here” as link text, use h1 for top-level heading, do not forget the alt attribute otherwise it will not even validate on most doctypes, stay on a harmonious color scheme for your site, make more readable URIs et cetera. There are many nice tips worth reading them time and again.

Useful articles, links on web standards, must DOs for Web/Internet Application developers;