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Open Source Mobile Conferencing/Event Mgmt App »

Google IO Android App is the Android app for the conference. The app supports devices running Android 4.0+, and is optimized for phones and tablets of all shapes and sizes. It also contains an in-depth lookat the Android Wear integration. With the app, you can: View the conference agenda and edit your personal schedule Sync [...]

Open Source WhatsApp Alternative–Telegram »

Telegram is like SMS, but more powerful. You can send messages, photos, videos and documents to people who are in your phone contacts (and have Telegram). You can also create groups for up to 200 people. Unlike WhatsApp, Telegram is cloud-based and heavily encrypted. As a result, you can access your messages from several devices [...]

Apache Cordova–Mobile Application Framework »

Apache Cordova is a set of device APIs that allow a mobile app developer to access native device function such as the camera or accelerometer from JavaScript. Combined with a UI framework such as jQuery Mobile or Dojo Mobile or Sencha Touch, this allows a smartphone app to be developed with just HTML, CSS, and [...]

Open Source Mobile Map Viewer »

gvSIG Mini is a free viewer of free access maps based on tiles (OpenStreetMap, YahooMaps, Microsoft Bing, …), with a WMS, WMS-C client, address and POI search, routes, hybrid location and many more things. It runs with both on/off-line modes. Features Multiple Map Layers (satellite images and standard maps). Low bandwidth usage and offline usage [...]

Open Source Android Navigation System »

osmand aims to create comfortable navigation/routing application for mobile devices (such as android phone) that have limitation with internal, operating memory & processor resource. Also application has a goal to economy internet usage or do not use it at all (use preloaded data), that’s why offline features are more prioritized than online.

Open Source Car Navigation System »

Navit is a car navigation system with routing engine. It’s modular design is capable of using vector maps of various formats for routing and rendering of the displayed map. It’s even possible to use multiple maps at a time. The GTK+ or SDL user interfaces are designed to work well with touch screen displays. Points [...]

Free ebook: Programming Windows Phone 7 »

This book is divided into three parts. The first part discusses basic concepts of Windows Phone 7 programming using example programs that target both Silverlight and the XNA framework. It is likely that many Windows Phone 7 developers will choose either one platform or the other, but I think it’s important for all developers who [...]

Open Source Atlas Creator »

Mobile Atlas Creator (formerly known as TrekBuddy Atlas Creator) is an open source (GPL) program which creates offline atlases for GPS handhelds and cell phone applications like TrekBuddy, AndNav and other Android and WindowsCE based applications. Additionally individual maps can be exported as one large PNG image with calibration MAP file for OziExplorer. As source [...]

Open Source Software to Use Mobile Phones as Webcam »

SmartCam – Smart Phone Web Camera – Turns a camera phone (S60, WinMo6.x, Android) with bluetooth or WiFi into a handy webcam ready to use with your PC

Scripting for Windows Mobile or Android »

MortScript interprets a (quite) simple batch language. If you know .bat files in DOS or shell scripts: it’s something like that. Its focus is to remote control or launch other applications, not to write real applications. I.e., you can’t do complex dialogs or graphics with it. It’s more an hacker tool without a nifty interface, [...]

Open Source System to Control Windows Mobile »

RemoteTracker is a security system allowing you to control your Windows Mobile 5 or 6 based devices remotely, using any other mobile phone, sending SMS formatted messages. If your device has a built in GPS receiver, you will be able to use it in several commands. RemoteTracker has a lot of useful objectives. The main [...]

Javascript Mobile Framework »

PhoneGap is an open source development tool for building fast, easy mobile apps with JavaScript. If you’re a web developer who wants to build mobile applications in HTML and JavaScript while still taking advantage of the core features in the iPhone, Android, Palm, Symbian and Blackberry SDKs, PhoneGap is for you. As simple as HTML, [...]