Chandler is a standards-based "Note-to-Self Organizer" designed for personal and small-group task management and calendaring. It consists of a desktop application and Chandler Hub, a free sharing service and Web application. You can also download and run your own Chandler Server.
Midao is a framework that was created to simplify development with JDBC. It shields developers from the nuances of vendor JDBC implementations and provides standard JDBC boilerplate code. It is flexible, customizable, and simple and intuitive to use, and provides a lot of functionality: transactions, metadata, type handling, profiling, input/output processing/converting, pooled datasource library support, named parameters, multiple vendor support out of the box, custom exception handling, and overrides. With a single Jar, it supports both JDBC 3.0 (Java 5) and JDBC 4.0 (Java 6). It is well tested, with over 500 unit and functional tests, and is also tested with the latest drivers for Derby, MySQL (MariaDB), PostgreSQL, Oracle, and Microsoft SQL.
SCAN is a personal information retrieval framework, combining search, text analysis, tagging, and metadata functions for document collections management. SCAN is a component-based software using a number of plugins for specific features. The basic SCAN platform can be easily extended with plugins for different document formats and document location types.
Puggle is a desktop search engine that provides full text search over files, folders, music, photos, Web pages, and other data that are stored locally on your computer. Puggle is able to create many different indices, each with a different configuration. For example, you may have a different index for your music collection as well as your documents. Each of them can be used on demand, simply by loading it. Furthermore, Puggle supports indexing of portable devices, like USB flash drives or external hard disks. The index will be stored in the device, using relative paths, allowing you to search over the data very quickly on any computer.
Jim (Java Image Manager) is a program for managing your personal images (photos, etc.). While Jim is really easy to use, its tagging technology is quite powerful. A plugin system makes it easy extensible with new technologies. It runs on several operating systems (including Windows, Linux and many more); all you need is a Java Runtime Environment.