GCompris is an educational software suite with numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game-orientated, but nonetheless still educational. These include computer discovery (keyboard, mouse, different mouse gestures), algebra (table memory, enumeration, double entry table, mirror image), science (the canal lock, the water cycle, the submarine, electric simulation), geography (place the country on the map), games (chess, memory, connect 4, oware, sudoku), reading practice, and others (learn to tell time, puzzles of famous paintings, vector drawing, cartoon making, etc.). It currently offers in excess of 100 activities, and more are being developed.
lib_MTA is a BASH function library for dealing with email. It provides support for unencrypted and TLS-encrypted relaying of email with attachments, special mailing list filtering, and From address spoofing. The installation automatically sets up a mailing list filtering infrastructure that can be enabled with a few simple steps. Example scripts for relaying email and filtering mailing lists are included in the package with the library. Desktop users can employee a simple script to send email to remote addresses without the need for a local MTA, provided they have relay access via Gmail or their ISP.
HackIt! is a strategic game where your goal is to control as many Web sites as you can by hacking them. It is played on an infinite map (the whole Web) where hackers struggle for the control of the Internet. The game involves scanning sites to know who they belong to, hacking your friends' favorite pages, or tracking them to kick them out of the net.
Java distributed framework is a framework for distributed grid and / or volunteer computing. It's divided into a server and client library. You can create new or implement it into existing applications in no time; you don't need knowledge about network connections, sockets, etc. The Framework does almost everything automatically. It provides secure automatic client <-> server communications, unique IDs, automatic resending of jobs to new clients if needed, user stats, and much more. The client framework supports the detection of the computer's user state (idling, away, online, etc.). It also offers many other useful features and helpers for developing a distributed client application.
PHP On Pie is a PHP framework that combines the best ideas from PHP projects like Drupal, CodeIgniter, Kohana, and ZendFramework. It has very few core concepts: classes, models, events, slots, and tools. It lets you repackage completed apps into plugins that you or others can use later. Its smart database classes allow you to implement vertical and horizontal partitioning (sharding) easily to handle millions of users.