Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 15:13
Piwik is a free and open source web analytics application written by a team of international developers that runs on a PHP/MySQL webserver. Piwik is an open analytics platform currently used by individuals, companies and governments all over the world. With Piwik, your data will always be yours.
The website has a counter of the number of downloads: 1.790.699 at May 2014.
It also declares that Piwik is now a leading Open Source Web Analytics Platform, used by more than 1.000.000 websites* in 150 countries.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 15:10
phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations on MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle. Frequently used operations (managing databases, tables, columns, relations, indexes, users, permissions, etc) can be performed via the user interface, while you still have the ability to directly execute any SQL statement.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 14:47
GIMP is a part of the GNU Project. GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.
It has many capabilities. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc.
GIMP is expandable and extensible. It is designed to be augmented with plug-ins and extensions to do just about anything.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 12:33
antiX is a fast, lightweight and easy to install linux live CD distribution based on Debian Testing for Intel-AMD x86 compatible systems. antiX offers users the "antiX Magic" in an environment suitable for old computers.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 12:25
The Freecycle Network is a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It's all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills. Each local group is moderated by local volunteers.
Submitted by David Rozas on Mon, 24/02/2014 - 11:22
The Debian Project is an association of individuals who have made common cause to create a free operating system. This operating system that we have created is called Debian.
An operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run. At the core of an operating system is the kernel. The kernel is the most fundamental program on the computer and does all the basic housekeeping and lets you start other programs. Debian GNU/Linux is one of the most popular Linux distributions for personal computers and network servers.
Submitted by mberlinguer on Fri, 21/02/2014 - 21:33
Wikiversity is a Wikimedia Foundation project that supports learning communities and the creation of and use of free learning materials, and the provision of learning activities.
Wikiversity is one of many wikis used in educational contexts and initiatives that are creating free and open educational resources. Compared with other Wikimedia Foundation projects, Wikiversity never really took off.
Submitted by mberlinguer on Thu, 20/02/2014 - 19:47
Wikivoyage is a free web-based travel guide for travel destinations and travel topics written by volunteer authors.
The project originated initially from a fork from Wikitravel in 2006. Later, after further tensions, forks and re-merging within the community, in Dicember 2012 the German association Wikivoyage e.V. and the English Wikitravel community moved all the projects operations in order to be hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization hosting several of the world's largest wiki-based communities such as Wikipedia.
Submitted by RubenMartinez on Thu, 20/02/2014 - 19:43
Evergreen is an open-source, scalable integrated library system. Like many ILSes Evergreen features an online public access catalog and staff client. Features include circulation, cataloging, billing, reporting, acquisitions, serials and much more. As open source software Evergreen's features and support are driven by it's users.