The Microsoft Indic Language Input Tool (erstwhile Akshara) is now available for developers to use in their websites. By including a bunch of scripts, web developers would now be able to accept Indic Input for their websites. This transliteration feature helps in places where we need to capture information in the local language without having the respective keyboard.

Browser Size is a tool from Google Labs, which provides you visualization of browser window sizes for people who visit your website. This is useful for ensuring that important parts of a page’s user interface are visible by a wide audience. Knowing this fact would encourage the designer to move a most important information much higher in the page so it can be seen without scrolling.