Archive for September, 2009

Open Source Timesheet Management Software »

eHour is an open source web based time tracking tool for companies and organizations who need accurate information on how much time is spend on projects by their people. eHour makes the amount of time your people spend on projects visible and available as simple and user friendly as possible. Features create multiple projects per [...]

Java: Detect and Use System Proxy »

Here is a Java class that you use to detect and use the system proxy, or direct connection is available to the Internet. Basically, it uses java.net.useSystemProxies property which is available starting JDK 5. 1: package com.cdp.proxy.plugins; 2:  3:  4: import java.net.InetSocketAddress; 5: import java.net.Proxy; 6: import java.net.ProxySelector; 7: import java.net.SocketAddress; 8: import java.util.List; 9:  [...]

JavaHelp System »

The JavaHelp system is an online help system that developers can use to add online help to their Java platform applications. The JavaHelp system is both a JCP specification (JSR 97) and a reference implementation of that specification. The JavaHelp system open source project includes the source to the reference implementation. The JavaHelp system provides [...]

Java: Socket over HTTP Tunneling »

SOHT (Socket over HTTP Tunneling) allows you to tunnel socket connections through an HTTP proxy. Restrictive firewalls often prohibit all outgoing trafic except for HTTP. This application allows you to tunnel socket connections over the HTTP protocol. This application consists of a server that serves as a proxy and a client which tunnels a socket [...]

Open Source FreeBSD for Firewall and Router »

pfSense is a free, open source customized distribution of FreeBSD tailored for use as a firewall and router. In addition to being a powerful, flexible firewalling and routing platform, it includes a long list of related features and a package system allowing further expandability without adding bloat and potential security vulnerabilities to the base distribution. [...]

Java Desktop Search Engine using Lucene, Lingpipe »

Mustru is a desktop search engine written in Java using Lucene, Lingpipe, and the Berkeley DB . Create an index from a set of directories on your local filesystem and use the Web based interface to query the index. Submit questions in natural language or boolean queries using keywords.

Java EXE Wrapper »

Launch4j Launch4j is a cross-platform tool for wrapping Java applications distributed as jars in lightweight Windows native executables. The executable can be configured to search for a certain JRE version or use a bundled one, and it’s possible to set runtime options, like the initial/max heap size. The wrapper also provides better user experience through [...]

MessagingToolkit – SMS Library Community Edition »

I just released the community edition of MessagingToolkit 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 [...]

Build SMS Gateway with Open Source Software »

Kannel which is an open source SMS and WAP gateway is something that you must look at. If you want to support MMS, Mbuni provides an MMS module for Kannel. SMSLib is a Java library which allows you to send/receive SMS messages via a compatible GSM modem or GSM phone. SMSLib also supports some bulk [...]

Open Source Mobile Ad Server »

Adhere Mobile Advertising Platform is a suite of software products that serve the needs of the mobile advertising community. At the core of the platform is the free open-source Adhere Ad Server. The platform also includes the Adhere User Profiles Server which is key to Adhere’s ad targeting capabilities. Finally, the platform includes sample applications [...]

Open Source AdServer Software »

AdServerBeans is free open source adserver software suitable for ad networks, advertising agencies, ad serving companies and web publishers who need their own ad management software. AdServerBeans has advanced banner ad management, tracking and reporting functionality. auction-like bidding-based banner matching algorithm; CPM/CPC/CPA selling methods support; targeting by content (category, page position, site section) , time [...]

Open Source Ad Serving and Inventory System »

OASIS is a high-performance ad server built using Linux (RHEL4), Apache, PHP, and MySQL. It is designed to handle many hundreds of thousands of ad impressions per hour. On moderately capable dual processor hardware, it is capable of serving approximately 500,000 impressions per hour. With OASIS, a publisher, network or marketer can manage all of [...]

7stacks »

7stacks is an easy to use, free app that lets Windows 7 (and Vista and XP) users have “stacks” of icons in their Taskbar (in 7) or QuickLaunch Toolbar (in Vista and XP). By using stacks, users can reduce icon clutter, and combine a group of related icons into a single icon. For instance, if [...]

Web Service Testing Tool Written in F# »

STORM is a free and open source tool for testing web services. It is written mostly in F#. STORM allows you to 1. Test web services written using any technology (.NET , Java, etc.)2. Dynamically invoke web service methods even those that have input parameters of complex data types3. Save development time and money. Creating [...]

SharedView from Microsoft »

Microsoft SharedView is a fast, easy way to share documents and screen views with small groups of friends or coworkers; anytime, anywhere. Use SharedView to put your heads together and collaborate – create, convey, and communicate…across physical boundaries, through firewalls, and down to the smallest details.

AutoHotkey »

AutoHotkey is a free, open-source utility for Windows. With it, you can: Automate almost anything by sending keystrokes and mouse clicks. You can write a mouse or keyboard macro by hand or use the macro recorder. Create hotkeys for keyboard, joystick, and mouse. Virtually any key, button, or combination can become a hotkey. Expand abbreviations [...]

LINQPad »

LINQPad supports everything in C# 3.0 and Framework 3.5: LINQ to Objects LINQ to SQL Entity Framework LINQ to XML (Even old-fashioned SQL!) LINQPad is also a great way to learn LINQ: it comes preloaded with 200 examples from the book, C# 3.0 in a Nutshell.  There’s no better way to experience the coolness of [...]

Java: Open Source SMPP Library »

Here are 2 good SMPP libraries OpenSMPP OpenSMPP is an open source Java library which implements the SMPP (Short Message Peer to Peer) protocol. It is based on an open source Java SMPP API originally released by Logica. It can be used to develop ESMEs (External Short Message Entities), Messaging Gateways, and more. Also provided [...]

C# QRCode Library »

The latest C# QRCode library is available for download now at http://twit88.com/platform/projects/show/mt-qrcode QRCode Library is a .NET component that can be used to encode and decode QRCode. QRCode is a 2 dimensional bar code that originated in Japan. Nowadays it is widely used in a wide range of industries, e.g. for vehicle parts tracking and [...]

Open Source Java Barcode Processing Library »

ZXing (pronounced “zebra crossing”) is an open-source, multi-format 1D/2D barcode image processing library implemented in Java. Our focus is on using the built-in camera on mobile phones to photograph and decode barcodes on the device, without communicating with a server. We currently have production-quality support for: UPC-A and UPC-E EAN-8 and EAN-13 Code 39 Code [...]