If your favorite part of July 4 celebrations is the fireworks, then we’ve got a fun gallery for you. We’ve found five tools that offer virtual fireworks you can enjoy right at your desk.
Whether you want to send someone an animated message, play around to create a mesmerizing browser show or add fireworks to your own site, we’ve found web sparklers to suit.
Light the touchpaper, stand at a safe distance and rocket through the gallery. You can find out more about the tools by clicking on the blue title text at the top left of each slide. Let us know which onesyoulike in the comments below.
If you're handy with HTML5 then join the "Hanabi fireworks festival" by forking the sample code, or creating your own from scratch. The resulting entries will then be revealed as an online spectacular on July 7.