XaoS is a fast, portable, real-time, and interactive fractal zoomer. It displays the Mandelbrot set (among other escape time fractals) and allows you zoom smoothly into the fractal. Various coloring modes are provided for both the points inside and outside the selected set. In addition, switching between Julia and Mandelbrot fractal types and on-the-fly plane switching is provided.
The Noble Ape Simulation is a collection of a number of autonomous simulation components including a landscape simulation, biological simulation, weather simulation, sentient creature (Noble Ape) simulation, and a simple intelligent-agent scripting language (ApeScript). Noble Ape also contains a social simulation where the Noble Apes can be tracked in terms of social groups and also over many generations to explain social phenomenon to users looking to study this kind of interaction. It has been in development for more than a fifteen years.
Web2 Delight allows you to locate, view, and transfer your favorite videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Veoh, and blip.tv, and photos from Flickr, Picasa, Webshots, and Photobucket to your iPods and iPhones. It also allows you to organize the videos and photos into custom collections, export videos to different formats, create slideshows, and burn the collections to CD/DVD. Web2 Delight can locate your favorite videos and photos with its search feature and then preview them. The videos are automatically converted to the iTunes compatible format.
Downloadermac is a Cocoa application for downloading items from the Internet. It frees up your browser for other tasks by reducing the load on your Web browser's process by creating a thread just for downloading items.(e.g. firefox-bin, safari). It is tested on both Panther (10.3.9) and Leopard (10.5).
Voila is a comprehensive screen capturing tool. It is built to grab, edit, organize, and share interesting contents from the user's desktop screens or the contents of web pages. Voila can be used to create presentations, tutorials, or documents quickly from various types of contents present locally on the user's computer or from the Internet. Voila captures contents either in full or in selected areas of the desktop screen. Web contents can be captured along with the associated metadata such as URL and tags. Live actions can also be captured into a movie in many standard formats. Voila offers a host of tools to edit and annotate. These tools help users to make their captures more informative and also increase their visual appeal. Users can create smart collections (i.e. rule-based folders) to organize content based on tags and description. It also facilitates instant sharing of work via FTP, SFTP, YouTube, Flickr, or email.
Instavue extracts the Instaviz diagrams from the user's iPhone or iPod Touch backups. The user can then choose to print the diagrams or export them to any of these vector and bitmap formats: BMP, EPS, GIF, Graphviz, JPEG, PNG, PostScript, SVG, TIFF, Visio VDX, or VML. Mac users can also export to these additional formats: JPEG2000, OpenEXR, Photoshop, PDF, Quickdraw, Silicon Graphics or TGA. Windows users can also export to the EMF (Enhanced Metafile) format.
PDFSlide is an application for displaying PDF-based presentations, such as those created by Beamer. It includes a presenter mode with current and next views. The timer view shows the current time and the elapsed presentation time. Apple Remote support is also included, which allows the presentation to be remotely controlled.
Notational Velocity is a Mac OS X desktop application that stores and retrieves notes. The same area is used both for creating notes and searching. I.e., in the process of entering the title for a new note, related notes appear below, letting users file information there if they choose. Likewise, if a search reveals nothing, one need simply press return to create a note with the appropriate title.