One web page for every book ever published. It’s a lofty but achievable goal. Open Library is an open project: the software is open, the data are open, the documentation is open, and we welcome your contribution. Whether you fix a typo, add a book, or write a widget–it’s all welcome. We have a small team of fantastic programmers who have accomplished a lot, but we can’t do it alone!
RedNotebook is a personal journaling tool that feels like a hybrid between a wiki and a blog—complete with tagging, spell check, text formatting, embeddable media, and more.
If you’ve forgone installing a Wiki because configuring and running your own web server seemed like a pain, DokuWiki on a Stick packs DokuWiki into a tiny and portable package perfect for USB drives and Dropbox folders.
VLC media player (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG, DivX/Xvid, Ogg, and many more) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. However in recent years it has also become a extremely powerful server to stream live and on demand video in several formats to our network and the Internet. It started as a student project at the French École Centrale, Paris but is now a worldwide project with developers from 20 countries. (more). VLC is built in a modular way. This means that you can choose from a range of different modules to decide how to control VLC and how to display the video output.