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December 1, 2005 by Andrew Powell
Recently the widgets archive for Kapsules underwent a complete redesign and rewrite. Affectionately called the 'Widget Forge' for some time, the archive was moved off of the kwidgets.com domain and into it's new home www.widgetforge.com. The new WidgetForge boasts a snappy new look and user experience. For Kapsules widget developers, the interface and process of adding and updating your widget has been improved and has some new features, including automatically alerting the developer to new comm...
September 18, 2005 by Andrew Powell
Version 0.9.9 is a major milestone release of Kapsules. Kapsules has seen a lot of changes since the last version. The Widget Settings, Window and main Configuration dialogs were completely redesigned and new controls were added to make changing settings a breeze. Special attention was paid to widget developers and nearly every request from developers for new widget capabilities and features were implemented. Several widget-authoring aspects were completely redone from the ground up. Once agai...
June 7, 2005 by Andrew Powell
In an ongoing effort to promote widget software, we have added a new section to Wincustomize.com for Kapsules Widgets. Kapsules is a similar application to Konfabulator or DesktopX's widget enabling feature that allows you to place scriptable widgets on your desktop. Kapsules makes use of Windows Scripting Technology, which allows it to use any language which is availible with an Active Script engine. Kapsules boasts support for 8 scripting languages with the ability to write and run widgets...
May 19, 2005 by Andrew Powell
Ultra slick mini suite containing WindowBlinds 4.5 skin with 2 designs. One that's silver/metal and a bright version to compliment the design of the Kapsules website. Both styles comes with normal non-transparent start menus and compact non-transparent start menus. Also included in the package is a walpaper in 1600x1200, 1280x1024 and 1024x768 resolutions, matching logons in the same resolutions, a Sysmetrix skin, a classic Winamp skin, backgrounds for ObjectDock Plus and a nice and partly a...