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Apple's Mistake. November 2009 I don't think Apple realizes how badly the App Store approval process is broken.

Apple's Mistake

Or rather, I don't think they realize how much it matters that it's broken. The way Apple runs the App Store has harmed their reputation with programmers more than anything else they've ever done. Open Source Alternative to Commercial Software. Graphic Applications ACDSee File:Imgv.png Imgv is a unique and feature rich Image Viewer.

Open Source Alternative to Commercial Software

It is released as free software with full source code. Imgv is portable and can run on Windows, Linux, BSD, OSX, and other operating systems. Backup software for data backup and disaster recovery in Windows. What Elgg gets right. Technology Review: The Problem with Programming. True X-Mouse Gizmo for Window. New version was posted on 15th of April 2005!

True X-Mouse Gizmo for Window

Secrets of Firefox 1.0. Free Tool Solves Audio/Video Problems Hi Fred, As part of my role as a Microsoft Digital MVP I have created a free utility to help support Windows XP users…

Secrets of Firefox 1.0

Is Windows still relevant? Usable Freeware - Utilitie. The Portable Freeware Collection. Background I started this website in 2004 for a few reasons: I wanted to pick up some PHP.I wanted a quick way of searching through all the portable freeware that I have collected.I wanted to share my collection with like-minded people.

The Portable Freeware Collection

Since then, I have learnt that different people interpret the term "portable" differently. For example, some of the earlier emails I received were from people asking me why I was listing Windows-only software, since portable software should run on other operating systems as well! Needless to say, I have also learnt that different people interpret the term "freeware" differently as well. What is "portable"? In recent years, the term "portable" has quickly come to be associated with apps that you run off a USB memory stick. Portable apps are nice because I can easily pass them to a colleague or friend ("Hey, try out this latest version of Firefox with my favorite addons!

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BCB Contest Result

Darko Kalinic & Nikola Labovic won for their very professional SQL database management tool, SQL Advanced Manager: Detlef Meyer-Eltz won for a pair of submissions using his excellent TextTransformer algorithms: Sasko Usinov won for a very impressive new Programming IDE called SkyIDE. While it still has some rough edges, it looks to make a real splash: Seven coders received our Main Prize Package (which included Borland's BDS 2006 Professional Edition): Reinhard Scharnagl, Malcolm Smith, Jake Greenwood, Gianni Luciani, Martin Nicholas, Tomasz Blajek, and Jim Kinsman. Reinhard Scharnagl won for an extremely impressive Chess Tool and Game Engine: Malcolm Smith won for one of the most polished and professional entries submitted, a powerful Cleanup tool designed for developers: Compiled by SpikeSource. Black Duck plans to integrate the SpikeSource products and services into its offerings.

compiled by SpikeSource

The SpikeForge open source projects are being migrated to other forges, and we’re encouraging members of the Developer Zone to join developers on, Black Duck’s open source project directory and community. Bad Design is Harder than Good Design. An App A Day. Nms - web programs written by expert. Web programs written by experts This is a list of the programs we have available.

nms - web programs written by expert

Files are available in Unix .tar.gz and DOS/Windows .zip formats. Unison File Synchronizer. Unison is a file-synchronization tool for OSX, Unix, and Windows.

Unison File Synchronizer

It allows two replicas of a collection of files and directories to be stored on different hosts (or different disks on the same host), modified separately, and then brought up to date by propagating the changes in each replica to the other. Unison shares a number of features with tools such as configuration management packages (CVS, PRCS, Subversion, BitKeeper, etc.), distributed filesystems (Coda, etc.), uni-directional mirroring utilities (rsync, etc.), and other synchronizers (Intellisync, Reconcile, etc). However, there are several points where it differs: Unison runs on both Windows and many flavors of Unix (Solaris, Linux, OS X, etc.) systems. Moreover, Unison works across platforms, allowing you to synchronize a Windows laptop with a Unix server, for example. The Most Important Software Innovation. David A.

The Most Important Software Innovation

Wheeler First version 2001-08-01; Revised 2012-09-05 Too many people confuse software innovations with other factors, such as the increasing speed of computer and network hardware. This paper tries to end the confusion by identifying the most important innovations in software, removing hardware advances and products that didn’t embody significant new software innovations. Software development process - Wikipedia, In software engineering, a software development methodology (also known as a system development methodology, software development life cycle, software development process, software process) is a division of software development work into distinct phases (or stages) containing activities with the intent of better planning and management.

It is often considered a subset of the systems development life cycle. The methodology may include the pre-definition of specific deliverables and artifacts that are created and completed by a project team to develop or maintain an application.[1] The original open-source cross-p. Why proprietary software is dangerous for business-critical appl. MediaWiki. AbiWord. Amberjack: Site Tour Creator - Simple. Fre. 71 Resources on Open Source Applications f. The page you are looking for might have been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable.

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This is not an article about how to make money with Donationware or an advertisement for our site. It's an honest appraisal of our motivations, goals, and experiences - and a candid discussion of what we've learned after a year. It's addressed primarily to authors who would prefer to keep their software freely available, whether for ethical or practical reasons, but need to find some way to make enough money to justify the time spent coding. App's Apps. Obby - Trac. Dasht. Post New Requests Here.