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This project is a fork of the original Nestopia source code, plus the Linux port. The purpose of the project is to enhance the original, and ensure it continues to work on modern operating systems.
Exports Rocksmith 2014 songs to Guitar Pro tabs
Exports Rocksmith 2014 arrangements to Guitar Pro tabs (.gp5, .gpx). It parses Rocksmith's .psarc archives and converts any songs found within to tablature. All the Rocksmith techniques are supported and translated, and you get all of the chord diagrams and fingering hints that Rocksmith shows you. It's a great way to figure out specific parts of a song, and Guitar Pro's speed trainer is a very good alternative to the riff repeater. All arrangement types (bass, lead, rhythm) can be exported, either together in a single tab or into separate tabs.
Build your personal cross stitches!
This tool allows you to make your own unique cross stitch design from custom image. You can resize and rotate image, reduce the number of colors, change image palette, make cross stitch design, preview it, save and print. Cross stitch design edition available: colors and icons changing, new color addition, color fill, pixel draw, lines and half-stitches.
Retro-Gaming Multi-Emulator Frontend. Frontend-of-Frontends
Welcome to the QuickPlay homepage. QuickPlay - MAME Edition is a powerful Windows universal emulator frontend, which has support for countless emulators, systems, game sets and other emulation frontend projects. Its main focus is on being user friendly, simple to set up, yet thorough: its a combined searchable library for all of your retro-gaming...It has a novel Emulator Finder system that takes the hassle out of initial setup and ongoing maintainance
Tools for the recipe collector RecipeFox: An addon to Firefox to grab recipes from the net (like the MasterCook add-on in Internet Explorer) A recipe converter: It converts recipes from one format to another, and supports the following formats: - AccuC.
GEDKeeper - program for work with personal genealogical database.
GEDKeeper program is developed for work with personal genealogical database. The program is designed for extremely simple and intuitive interface. The program is very easy to install on the computer, fully supports the GEDCOM format, has no restrictions on the number of persons and generations, allows you to generate pedigrees, building several tree species, as well as print and save their images, provides fast navigation, filtering, searching and adding multimedia materials. In addition there is an output of geographic data on Google maps (© Google). The aim of the program is as quick and effective means of conducting personal genealogical database.
Scheme Maker is an application designed to enable you to create cross-stitch and knitting schemes from images and photos. You can determine width and height of your scheme, the number of colors and stranded thread firm for scheme key.
Programming a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 with Python - The Easy Way
The PS-Drone-API is a full featured SDK, written in and for Python, for Parrot's AR.Drone 2.0. It was designed to be easy to learn, but it offers the full set of the possibilities of the AR.Drone 2.0, including Sensor-Data (aka NavData), Configuration, and full Video-support. The video function is not restricted to mere viewing, it is also possible to analyze video images data using OpenCV2. Obviously, the PS-Drone is perfect for teaching purposes; however, even the requirements for professional purposes can be satisfied. PS-Drone comes with a tutorial, explaining its most important commands and the drone's most important sensor values. The examples are easy to understand for people with little programming experience. A full list of commands and a description of all sensor data are available. It took several months to create PS-Drone, so it would be nice to get some donations for further development (e.g. Parrot's Bebop) and as an appreciation.
With Plume Creator, organize your writing projects! Scenes, notes, characters. Rich Text editing, full-screen editing, and multiple projects supported. Languages: English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese.
Simple snake game with classic design
Glut snake is a pc game for windows platform. It is very simple and compact game. It is developed in C++ using openGL glut library. For best play, Windows 7 is recommended.
A simple app that enables multi-shooting with just a press of a button in the PC version of Doodle Jump
Dialog box to edit Exif comment into images
Display a simple graphical dialog box to add or edit Exif UserComment contained into images. Supports Unicode UTF-8 characters. Originally developed as a plugin for Geeqie image viwer. It requires Python GTK+ and exiv2 tool.
Playback IGC to NMEA
IGC2NMEA is a tool to playback an IGC flight log to an NMEA stream (either serial port or file). The tool can also export the IGC to a CSV file and show the flight barogram and track plot.
Practice your English (or any other language) with your favorite songs
Introduce any song from your computer and the lyrics and practice your English (or any other language), filling in the suggested gaps. An embedded dictionary will help you understand every word.
A simple application that allows users to customize characteristics it uses to improvise jazz solos. A user can create new solos, save those solos, and reopen them for playback.
Lyreword is a flexible word generator for writers, role players, conlangers and everybody who seeks some inspiration for inventing words and names.
The Model Operations Processing System (MOPS) has been designed to assist operations on model railroads. It has the look and feel of mainframe systems that would have been in used in the late 20th century.
Nightsky is a very basic rendering of the stars in the sky for devices that aren't powerful enough to run Stellarium
OCM is an easy to use program for managing your geocaches, with the goal of being the Linux equivalent to GSAK. OCM integrates with GPSBabel to support most GPS devices (requires GPSBabel to be installed).
Open R-Community Tools is a software to build armies and missions for table top miniature games such as AT-43, Confrontation or any other. The software is only the core engine, games can be created as library plug-ins which are downloaded separately.
An OpenSource (C# .NET) TeamPlay Environment.
An Open Source (C# .NET) TeamPlay Environment. - Permits the easy downloading of games that may not be available via Steam, and their Source Port derivatives. - Preconfigured for easy play. - Enables the easier download of enhanced user made content for such titles. - Enables easier Multi-Player. - May incorporate a chat client in later versions. - Encryption: May incorporate up to 9.99% U.S.-origin parts or components. Officially Supported Operating Systems: - Windows 7 Ultimate x86, N, x64 - Windows 7 Enterprise x86, N, x64 - Windows 7 Professional x86, N, x64 - Windows 7 Home Premium x86, N, x64 - Windows7 Home Basic x86, N, x64 - Windows 7 Starter N - Windows Vista Ultimate x86, x64 Ed. + More...
Oracle of Maiya is a Persona database and fusion helper application designed for use with Persona 3, Persona 3 FES, Persona 3 Portable (coming soon), Persona 4 and other games that have near-identical mechanics.
All-in-one speedcubing app for Java-supported mobile phones
PJTimer is an open-source, all-in-one mobile speedcubing app, based on desktop speedcubing apps like the CalCubeTimer(CCT) and Prisma Puzzle Timer, and the web-based ones.
PYI is an Android application to sketch stories and manage your plots and chapters. It is a good companion to take notes of interesting thoughts which pass through your mind. It let you share your plots easily with the import/export feature.
RobotSee is a language as easy as Basic, with the power of C. The RobotSee Interpreter runs on both Windows and Linux. Use with a simple netbook or embedded Linux machine to build intelligent robots.
Beta plugin for 3dsmax 9, 3dsmax 2010, import a full level of the game SOF2. (only work for levels compiled with sof2map.exe, others bsp compilers causes bad face order)
alternate firmware for the SparkFun graphical LCD backpack. Includes many speed improvements and new graphical functions over the stock firmware.
Kindle collection manager. Runs on Mac OS X, Linux and Windows. Creates collections from your folders on Kindle. Copy your books into your Kindle, run this program, restart your Kindle and enjoy collections!
A highly configurable recipe manager, designed to make organizing your personal recipes collection fast and easy. Features include: shopping lists, nutrient analysis, advanced search, recipe ratings, import/export various formats, and more.
2D Editor to manage garden or flat plan
GdnPlanner is a tool to create the 2D plans of your garden or flat.
Jbookshelf is a portable manager!
Jbookshelf is a Bookcase and a book/video/collection or even warehouse manager; it can track any changes and shows the aspect of your libraries. It is portable, try to install it on a usb stick! It need only the Java runtime environment(JRE).
An awesome movie collection manager
Movie Central is a personal movie collection manager. It is a free desktop application for creating and searching personal movie collection. Manage your movies in your PC in the most easy way possible. It has a has very simple UI and is a very lightweight program. Includes scraper tool, that automatically add movie metadata to your collection, looking through your movie folders in PC. An extremely accurate and fast scraper tool. You don't need to wait hours to complete.
This is an open-hardware one-button time-lapse camera timer initially developed for a Canon 400D Digital SLR camera. It can be used to take photographs at intervals from 1 second to 65535 seconds (approximately 18 hours). Uses a PIC microcontroller.
A Timer for Weed Smoking competitions.
The timer will time how long you hold in your hits, and every time you beat the best time it records your time as the best time for that game. Compare scores with your friends to find out who is the "Iron Lung!" Only available for 64-bit windows.
Wine cellar management software.
The wine cellar is software to manage your wine cellars easily with drag and drop. You can organize your cellar by producer, country, region, type of grape, and wine type. It is available in the following languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French, and Italian.
An application for network-based Music-Quizz, a game in which participants must guess the name/artist of a song being played.
Selctively combine video collections on hard disks
Movie File Merger (MFM) helps you with the selective combination of video collections, like home videos, movies, series, or documentaries. It can be used also for other types of collections, like music, or basically any files, but MFM is optimized for videos. MFM is not a movie database program like Personal Video Database! MFM is designed so that the lists can be easily updated once out of date. MFM runs in Dropbox, which makes it easier to share lists with other people. MFM is portable, so that you can run it from anywhere, on any hard disk or memory stick. MFM works together with multiple other programs, like GOM, VLC, MediaInfo, or TeraCopy. All of them can be downloaded and used for free.
Assists the design and editing of 'celtic' style braids. Braid fragments are designed algorithmically, or by hand using Bezier curved ribbons of specified width and easily assembled into patterns.
JNutrition is a Nutrition Manager. Create meal plans and meals and let it calculate the total amount of calories, carbs, protein and fat of them.
The Image Compare project provides two applications. The Image Compare application (imagecomp) is a tool to aid the visual comparison of two coin images. The Image Mask command line application prepares coin images for publication.
The program features a full fledged calorie counter with over 30,000 foods with easy unit conversion. You can create meals, meal plans or even download plans from the Internet. The program has a exercise calculator, a journal and progress reports.
Diary program! Developed in .net Diary Pro 1.2 Works as the same manner as a normal diary. Instead of hard daily notes, it uses files. You can create, edit, delete those notes very easily.
A simple java based comic book reader.
A simple java based comic book reader. Reads .cbr, .cbz, .zip and .rar files. Image formats suported are jpg, png, bmp, wbmp etc. Reqirements : Requires jre 7 and javafx
LEDSpicer a LED Animator and Controller for Linux
LEDSpicer is a linear LED controller daemon that will handle single color or a RGB LEDs connected to different devices. It allows the execution of animations and profiles and handle can input to interact with the LEDs, profiles can be triggered based on different events, like programs running, network input, game name, etc. Includes some utilities to make an arcade cabinet more attractive and cool!
An open-source game launcher for people who love open-source!
OS Game-Launcher is an open-source game launcher for people who love open source
Create tags for your media files. Define Start/End time and additional information for each media tag. Later, you can play the tags using an embedded media player.
This project is intended to provide code to be used with MySQL and Python to create a database of major league baseball game events which are freely provided by the mlb.com Gameday application.
A tiny binary clock display integrated into Windows XP taskbar, replacing the standard clock in the taskbar notification area. Two display modes (six decimal digits and true binary) and customization of the color and shape of LEDs are available.
It is an application to measure the Speed of the Human Brain.
This application is made as a project to measure the speed of your brain. How fast is your brain as compared to other humans? As you all know the computer's processors speed is measured in the MHz or GHz, as there are some standards to measure their speed. But unfortunately, there is no standard to measure the speed of the human brain. So here comes the Brain Speed Test!
A home base for Lego hobbyists. BrickBase allows you to launch Lego-related applications easily. BrickBase has built-in Interfaces for mklist, L3P and LSculpt. There are many future plans for BrickBase. Stay Tuned.
To garden activity
An online database and cross-platform, game-like client where gardeners/farmers (small or large scale) can log their actions and measurements (such as weather, yield, current plant size). Any user can then play it back visually, or play with the data and see a simulation inferred from the knowledge database, or calculate an optimal design within given constraints, inferred from the knowledge available at that time. This is both a tool for playing, in order to entertain and inspire people, as well as a serious feedback and design tool. There will be a user feedback system to value the accuracy of the data. It is allowed to enter and share mock farming data, as long as it's tagged as being fantasy, to exclude it from the analyses. Things like dietary information, tiredness and bio-constructions will be included as well, to improve optimizations of a garden design with (partial) self-sufficiency in mind. The UI will resemble a garden, and can switch to simplified views.
The ultimate cataloguer
Data Crow allows you to use the standard movie & video (divx, xvid, DVD, Blu-ray, etc), book (and eBooks), images, games & software, music (mp3 and other music files) cataloging modules. Besides these modules, which you can change to fit your requirements, you can create new modules (want to catalogue your stamps, equipment, or anything else?). The GUI is skinnable. Data Crow allows you find information on your items through online searches in services such as Amazon, Imdb.com, Sourceforge.net, Softpedia, Ofdb, MusicBrainz and many others. Reporting (using JasperReports and their community edition JasperSoft Developer Studio ), loan administration, item importing & exporting, backup & restore, web service and many other optional features are waiting for you.
Everyone will face a situation that requires a choice between options. In such situation people will toss coin or do anything like that to get out of this. The aim of the Decision Maker is to help them in these situations.
In the field of Hobbies learning from a live instructor-led and hand-on training courses would make a big difference as compared with watching a video learning materials. Participants must maintain focus and interact with the trainer for questions and concerns. In Qwikcourse, trainers and participants uses DaDesktop , a cloud desktop environment designed for instructors and students who wish to carry out interactive, hands-on training from distant physical locations.
For now, there are tremendous work opportunities for various IT fields. Most of the courses in Hobbies is a great source of IT learning with hands-on training and experience which could be a great contribution to your portfolio.
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