I am really happy using WordPress for blogging. Plugins are one of the killer feature helps to conquer the world. They really extend it into various, useful, sometimes unexpected ways
There are tons of plugins available, so you can find almost whatever you want. I want to share my list of plugins used.
It is web based, ajax, searches through 100M+ words very fast.
Source code is available on request. More details are here http://a32.me/2010/06/phpmydict-stardict-web-backend-with-php/
Stardict is a popular open source dictionary program as well as file format for storing dictionaries. There are alternatives of StarDict, some of them better, some worse. But I never meet some WEB application to use dictionaries in StarDict format and interface through the web browser. I found this little interesting and created one...
Windows "Start menu" is not something suitable for daily usage. MS has a long history to make it better, to complete failure in Vista, complex and unusable. Many other launchers were invented during this time with buttons/toolbars/bookmarks. All of it should make program launching more pleasant, but it does not.
Here comes Launchy.