2010 Dec 7, 12:10 2009 Oct 6, 3:24
The map/reduce tutorial for Hadoop the Apache open source project. "Hadoop Map/Reduce is a software framework for easily writing applications which process vast amounts of data (multi-terabyte
data-sets) in-parallel on large clusters (thousands of nodes) of commodity hardware in a reliable, fault-tolerant manner."
2009 Sep 30, 5:16
Open source implementation of the mime sniffing standard that fell out of HTML5.
2009 Jul 10, 7:37
"Code Rush aired nationally on PBS in March 2000. It documents the Mozilla team as they struggle to publish the first open source release of the Netscape Browser."
2009 Apr 14, 4:17
Open source Java barcode reading library used in an Android app. The app lets you take a photo of a QR code and navigate to the URL inside (among other things).
2009 Apr 1, 9:26
"Open source code will contain text ads in comments and variable names, and Google and other text ad companies will scan the open source code repositories and fund the projects based on what they
find in the code"
2009 Mar 10, 11:31
"XSPF is the XML format for sharing playlists." Supported by the Yahoo! Media Player.
2008 Nov 5, 3:55
A graphing library which includes variaous graph visualization algorithms. GNU licensed. "igraph is a free software package for creating and manipulating undirected and directed graphs. It includes
implementations for classic graph theory problems like minimum spanning trees and network flow, and also implements algorithms for some recent network analysis methods, like community structure
2008 Oct 14, 11:14
Similar in concept to the Pirate Bay suggestion of encrypting all TCP/IP connections if both server and client support it: "Obfuscated TCP is a transport layer protocol that adds opportunistic
encryption. It's designed to hamper and detect large-scale wiretapping and corruption of TCP traffic on the Internet."
2008 Oct 2, 9:37
Cool graphical ANTLR IDE! They didn't have this the last time I used ANTLR. "ANTLRWorks is a novel grammar development environment for ANTLR v3 grammars written by Jean Bovet (with suggested use
cases from Terence Parr). It combines an excellent grammar-aware editor with an interpreter for rapid prototyping and a language-agnostic debugger for isolating grammar errors. ANTLRWorks helps
eliminate grammar nondeterminisms, one of the most difficult problems for beginners and experts alike, by highlighting nondeterministic paths in the syntax diagram associated with a grammar."
2008 Oct 2, 9:26
Cheat sheet on ANTLR's syntax. ANTLR's another language parser generator.
2008 Jul 29, 2:40
"The Home of the Internet-enabled Home. We are an Open Community in the Home Automation and Domotics space. We believe an Open Source approach can revolutionize the way people create, install, and
maintain software in the industry."
2008 May 5, 11:45
Free OpenSource C# paint program replacement with many more features than paint.exe =)
2008 Apr 7, 2:55
"The PHP OpenID library lets you enable OpenID authentication on sites built using PHP."
2008 Mar 8, 11:14
Perhaps an IE plugin to support SVG by converting to VML could use this?
2008 Feb 25, 2:09
"ZPlet is an interpreter for programs using the Z-Machine virtual machine invented by Infocom for their interactive fiction." Used by to let you play the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy IF game.
2008 Feb 2, 12:19
Another essential for setting up a new computer.
2008 Jan 16, 2:48
The place to download GVIM.
2007 Dec 7, 9:45
FTA: "OpenAerialMap is a site for collecting, hosting, and mapping freely available aerial imagery. "
2007 Dec 3, 10:41
An AJAX library for plotting timepoints on a graph.