Archive for February, 2009

Open Source Ajax and Mobile Framework »

ZK is an open source Ajax and Mobile framework. Leverage 170+ off-the-shelf, state-of-art, Web Accessibility compliance Ajax components and versatile RIA features to create a responsive and engaging user experience and to maximize users’ satisfaction and their work efficiency. ZK boosts developers’ productivity by programming UI, database and enterprise resources directly. With direct programming, developing [...]

Retrieve Technical Info About Video/Audio File »

MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. What information can I get from MediaInfo? General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration… Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate… Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate… Text: language of subtitle Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters What format (container) does [...]

Open Source Wiki »

MindTouch Deki is a free open source wiki and application platform for communities and enterprises. MindTouch Deki is an easy to use and sophisticated wiki for authoring, aggregating, organizing, and sharing content. MindTouch Deki is also a platform for creating collaborative applications, or adding wiki capabilities to existing applications.

ScummVM »

ScummVM is a program which allows you to run certain classic graphical point-and-click adventure games, provided you already have their data files. The clever part about this: ScummVM just replaces the executables shipped with the games, allowing you to play them on systems for which they were never designed! Some of the adventures ScummVM supports [...]

Open Source Windows DjVu Viewer »

WinDjView is a fast, compact and powerful DjVu viewer for Windows with tabbed interface, continuous scrolling and advanced printing options. It uses the free DjVuLibre library to decode DjVu documents.DjVu is a web-centric format and software platform for distributing documents and images. Supports all popular Windows versions (Vista, 2003, XP, 2000, ME, 98, NT4) Tabbed [...]

Open Source Web Proxy »

Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data, managing HTTP cookies, controlling access, and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and tastes. Privoxy has application for both stand-alone systems and [...]


ASP.NET MVC enables you to build Model View Controller (MVC) applications by using the ASP.NET framework. ASP.NET MVC is an alternative, not a replacement, for ASP.NET Web Forms that offers the following benefits: Clear separation of concerns Testability – support for Test-Driven Development Fine-grained control over HTML and JavaScript Intuitive URLs

Firefox Plugin: ColorZilla »

ColorZilla is an extension for Mozilla Firefox and the Mozilla Suite. It assists web developers and graphic designers with color related tasks – both basic and advanced. With ColorZilla you can get a color reading from any point in your browser, quickly adjust this color and paste it into another program. You can Zoom the [...]

Open Source RIA Framework: AribaWeb »

AribaWeb is the Open Source component-based web application development framework for creating rich, AJAX-enabled applications with the absolute minimum of code (and no hand-coded Javascript).

Recompile .NET Assembly to Javascript, Java, PHP »

jsc is a decompiler or a cross compiler if you will. It is not a source-code parser nor an IDE. It is a command line utility like any other compiler. jsc was originally an anagram for csharp to javascript. The compiler extracts CIL from a .net assembly. It filters out the classes which are marked [...]

Free Disk Usage Analyzer »

Disk Usage Analyzer helps you organize your files and manage disk space by locating the largest files on your disk. You can quickly find where are your largest files, such as videos, photos and archives, and move them elsewhere, possibly to a backup drive. You may also decide to simply delete unneeded files. Disk Analyzer [...]

Open Source C# Image Processing »

Image Processing Lab is an image processing application written in C#, which includes different filters and tools available in AForge.NET framework to analyze images. Color filters (grayscale, sepia, invert, rotate, channel extraction, channel replacing, channel filtering, color filtering, Euclidean color filtering); HSL filters (linear correction, brightness, contrast, saturation, hue modifier, HSL filtering); YCbCr filters (linear [...]

Open Source C# Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence »

AForge.NET is a C# framework designed for developers and researchers in the fields of Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence – image processing, neural networks, genetic algorithms, machine learning, robotics, etc. The framework is comprised by the set of libraries and sample applications, which demonstrate their features: AForge.Imaging – library with image processing routines and filters; [...]

Java: Learn Design Pattern using JHotDraw GUI Framework »

JHotDraw is a Java GUI framework for technical and structured Graphics. It has been developed as a “design exercise” but is already quite powerful. Its design relies heavily on some well-known design patterns. JHotDraw’s original authors have been Erich Gamma and Thomas Eggenschwiler. The aim of making JHotDraw an open-source project is: to gain a [...]

Free Anti Spyware Software »

Windows Defender is software that helps protect your computer against pop-ups, slow performance, and security threats caused by spyware and other unwanted software by detecting and removing known spyware from your computer. Windows Defender features Real-Time Protection, a monitoring system that recommends actions against spyware when it’s detected, minimizes interruptions, and helps you stay productive. [...]

Collection of Free Video Converter »

Extensoft Free Video Converter The Free Video Converter allows you to convert, split, merge and edit your movie files. It supports wide variety of video formats from AVI to Flash (FLV) and high-definition movies (MTS) captured with new HD cameras. The simple and intuitive interface makes it easy to perform basic conversion tasks, while supporting [...]

Silverlight for Unix »

Moonlight is an open source implementation of Microsoft Silverlight for Unix systems. It supports SUSE Linux OpenSUSE Ubuntu Fedora

Java: Alter Oracle Session Information using iBATIS »

There are times that you may want to alter Oracle session information. If you are using iBATIS, this can be done the following way Create the update statement. E.g. <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″ ?> <!DOCTYPE sqlMap PUBLIC “-// SQL Map 2.0//EN” “” > <sqlMap namespace=”TEST”> <update id=”update_sort_area_size” parameterClass=”int”> alter session set sort_area_size=#value# </update>   <update id=”update_sort_area_retained_size” [...]

Good Read: Detect .NET Memory Leak »

.NET Memory Leak: To dispose or not to dispose, that’s the 1 GB question

Good Read: Find Memory Leaks with MAT »

Automated Heap Dump Analysis: Finding Memory Leaks with One Click