Open-source PHP/XUL application for Desktop Applications development With PHP – SiteFusion

SiteFusion is an open source and server-based development platform where a XUL client runs code written with PHP.

The application runs on a server generating JavaScript commands but looks and behaves like native desktop applications.

The output is platform-independent and can access the client filesystem, run programs, play sounds ,etc.

Features

  • Platform-independent applications
  • OS-native look and feel
  • Writing applications in pure object-oriented PHP
  • No traditional browser security restrictions: access the client filesystem and run programs
  • It’s Fast! Continue reading

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

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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