Archive for July, 2009

C# SMS Library »

messagingtoolkit is a .NET C# messaging library that can be used to send and receive messages using any ETSI 07.05 compliant GSM modem or phone handset connected to the PC serial port through serial cable, infrared or bluetooth. Some of the features of the library Send SMS Read incoming SMS Send WAP Push message Send [...]

Open Source Personal Informaton Dashboard »

Picok stands for Personal Information Cockpit. It’s an open source software package, aimed at enabling users to build their personal information dashboards. The users content is loaded into small draggable boxes,  so called portlets, and layed out in a tabbed column-based interface. There are a quite few standard portlets shipped with Picok, but since it [...]

World Wind from NASA »

World Wind lets you zoom from satellite altitude into any place on Earth. Leveraging Landsat satellite imagery and Shuttle Radar Topography Mission data, World Wind lets you experience Earth terrain in visually rich 3D, just as if you were really there.

Create Interactive Network Diagram »

Network Notepad is a Freeware program for creating interactive network diagrams. Runs on Microsoft Windows 9x, NT, 2K, XP, Vista Point-and-Click Telnet/ Browse/ User-definable Network Management. Simple Drag and Drop interface. Open, Text Based File Format. Printing. Linked Diagrams. Flow Charts.

Open Source Drawing Software for Children »

Tux Paint is a free, award-winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12 (for example, preschool and K-6). It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who guides children as they use the program.

Open Source Student Information System »

openSIS is a free student information system that rivals costly commercial alternatives in looks, functionality and ease of use and administration. openSIS is the centerpiece of an evolving set of integrated open source education applications that support schools and districts. openSIS is a game changer and a new paradigm in administrative education software. Our founders [...]

Develop Android Application with Simple »

Simple is a BASIC dialect for developing Android applications. It is particularly well suited for non-professional programmers (but not limited to). Simple allows programmers to quickly write Android applications by using the components supplied by its runtime system. Simple programs are form definitions (which contain components) and code (which contains the program logic). The interaction [...]

Open Source 3D DNA Origami »

DNA origami is a powerful method for constructing DNA objects. It involves taking a long, single-stranded DNA backbone (usually about 7000 bases in length) and forcing it to adopt an arbitrary shape using hundreds of short, single-stranded DNA oligonucleotides (each usually 20 to 50 bases long). caDNAno is open-source software based on the Adobe AIR [...]

MongoDB »

MongoDB is a high-performance, open source, schema-free document-oriented database. MongoDB is written in C++ and offers the following features: Collection oriented storage – easy storage of object-style data Dynamic queries Full index support, including on inner objects Query profiling Replication and fail-over support Efficient storage of binary data including large objects (e.g. videos) Auto-sharding for [...]

Lightweight SQL Database for Cloud and Web »

The Drizzle project is building a database optimized for Cloud and Net applications. It is being designed for massive concurrency on modern multi-cpu/core architecture. The code is originally derived from MySQL. The project is focused on making a database that is:1) Reliable2) Fast and scalable on modern architecture3) Simply design for ease of installation and [...]

Open Source Learning Management System »

Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is a Free web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites. The focus of the Moodle project is always on giving educators the best tools to manage and promote [...]

Open Source Software from NASA »

BigView allows for interactive panning and zooming of images of arbitrary size on desktop PCs running linux. Additionally, it can work in a multi-screen environment where multiple PCs cooperate to view a single large image. Using this software, one can explore — on relatively modest machines — images such as the Mars Orbiter Camera mosaic [...]

Open Source E-Portfolio System »

Mahara is an open source e-portfolio system with a flexible display framework. Mahara, meaning ‘think’ or ‘thought’ in Te Reo Māori, is user centred environment with a permissions framework that enables different views of an e-portfolio to be easily managed. Mahara also features a weblog, resume builder and social networking system, connecting users and creating [...]

Open Source Java Library for Bluetooth »

BlueCove is a JSR-82 J2SE implementation that currently interfaces with the Mac OS X, WIDCOMM, BlueSoleil and Microsoft Bluetooth stack found in Windows XP SP2 and newer. Originally developed by Intel Research and currently maintained by volunteers. BlueCove runs on any JVM starting from version 1.1 or newer on Windows Mobile, Windows XP and Windows [...]

Free Accounting Software »

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Open Source Personal Finance Software »

Here are some open source personal finance software from R6 Bill Tracker is a clean and simple bill tracking personal finance application. R6 Home inventory is an easy to use database that allows you to catalog all of your physical assets by room, manufacturer, or by category.

Free Barcode Software »

There are some free barcode software available here.

Useful Hosts File for Blocking Unwanted Sites »

You can use a HOSTS file to block ads, banners, 3rd party Cookies, 3rd party page counters, web bugs, and even most hijackers. This is accomplished by blocking the connection(s) that supplies these little gems. There is a useful hosts file available at which you can use for this purpose.

Open source Contact Import Scripts »

Open source OpenInviter is an free import contacts (addressbook) script from email providers like Atlas, Meta, Nz11, Grafitti, India, Bordermail, Care2, Azet, Virgilio, Gawab, Bigstring, Doramail, Lycos, Popstarmail, Yahoo!,,, AOL, Uk2,,, Apropo,, Hushmail, LinkedIn, Clevergo, Techemail, Libero, Mail2World, Aussiemail, Netaddress, Rediff,, OperaMail, Kids, KataMail, 5Fm, GMail, Freemail, IndiaTimes, Terra, [...]

Open Source XML Editor »

Serna Free XML editor is an easy-to-use open source WYSIWYG XML editor for those who wish to smoothly adopt the XML technology. Serna free XML editor renders composite XML documents in print-like WYSIWYG appearance. Composite XML documents are visualized using XSLT & XSL-FO stylesheets as a transparent integrated whole. This is not only visually convenient [...]