Open source Cross-Platform Mobile Development – MoSync

MoSync is an open source SDK, with many tightly integrated components, for creating cross-platform mobile applications.

It includes compilers, runtimes, libraries, a device profile database, an emulator and more.

The kit is has an Eclipse-based IDE for C/C++ application development and comes with a detailed documentation.


Some of the built-in libraries are: graphics, audio, multimedia and TCP/HTTP/Bluetooth/SMS which enables you to interact with almost every features of mobile platforms including:

  • Android Cupcake 1.5
  • Java ME MIDP 2 (J2ME)
  • Moblin 2.x
  • Pocket PC 2003
  • Smartphone 2003
  • Symbian S60 2nd, 3rd, and 5th ed
  • Windows Mobile 5.0-6.5

and others like iPhone, Blackberry, MeeGo are to be included. Continue reading

Open Source Lifestreaming & micro blogging Application – Storytlr

Storytlr is an open source lifestreaming and micro blogging application where a single installation can be used by one or many websites.

It simply enables you to create a micro-blog which can aggregate content from popular services like:

  • Delicious, Digg, StumbleUpon
  • Flickr, Picasa
  • Facebook, Twitter
  • Last.fm
  • & more


You can create mash-ups to create stories from these data or just use the application for building a website that reflects your online social life. Continue reading

Open Source Media Framework for building feature-rich Flash video players and applications, by Adobe

Open Source Media Framework (OSMF), that is developed by Adobe, is a software framework for building feature-rich Flash video players and applications.

It can be integrated into custom applications using the simple API, or you can deploy the ready-to-run dynamic SWF player without compiling or writing custom scripts.


OSMF comes with standard player features such as playback controls, video navigation, buffering, and dynamic streaming. Continue reading

Free, Open source Instant Messaging , chat scripts, applications, video conferencing and shout boxes scripts and applications.

Today i am going to share, my favorite collection o f Instant Messaging , chat scripts, applications, video conferencing and shout boxes  for your website. if you love this post then please remember to subscribe our RSS feeds

BigBlueButton: Open Source Video Conferencing

BigBlueButton is an open source video conferencing application which is specifically built for remote learning but can be used for standard meetings as well.

The application enables multiple users to login & share their webcam or communicate via VOIP at the same time.

It is a very ideal application for presentations as users can upload PDF or office documents & keep everyone in sync with their current page, zoom, pan, mouse pointer etc.

Also, users can share their desktop with others easily.


There are 3 user types:

  • Presenter: can upload presentations & sharing their desktop
  • Viewer: have no authority within the conference, can only view & chat with other users
  • Moderator:can upload presentations, share the desktop & change user types of other users.

Users can raise hands to get the attention of the presenter, mute any other participants they want & chat between themselves in public or privately.

BigBlueButton completely relies on open source technologies & it can be improved further with the API provided.

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Great collection of Free and Open source Newsletter Management tools.

1- Simple Mailing List Script With PHP/MySQL

Simple Mailing List is a simple-yet-powerful and free mailing list manager script that is built with PHP/MySQL.

It helps you to control a mailing list by adding/removing members (one-by-one or in bulk), seeing the active/passive ones and sending mailings.

Every message sent can have an “unsubscribe link” and, optionally, the administrator can be notified about such updates via e-mail.


E-mails to be sent can be both plain or HTML and they can be scheduled for a future date (works with cron jobs).

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