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.
IKNetworkActivityManager is a Cocoa class that simplifies work with UIApplication network activity indicator. It turns your networkActivityIndicatorVisible = YES/NO code to add/removeNetworkUser:, so you don't need to remember objects that can use network anymore. A demonstration App is available.
Shortcuts is a tool to make your own keyboard shortcuts for frequently used items and actions. It can set shortcuts for the most popular applications like iCal, iTunes, and Mail. It can set shortcuts for actions that control the system, volume, screen, and playback of music and video. Shortcuts can be used to open frequently used files and documents, scripts that you run regularly, and your favorite Web sites.
Launcher for Mac OS X is a fast and light utility that speeds up the way you work on your Mac. It features an application launcher that can use application names, abbreviations, and short commands to launch any app. It can also quickly and easily perform Web Searches with Google, Yahoo, Bing, eBay, Youtube, Wikipedia, and other search engines. It can simplify the execution of commands like activating the screen saver, muting the sound, and shutting down the computer. It includes a calculator and dictionary to perform simple and complex calculations and look up brief word definitions. It can make it easier to open frequently used files and Web sites, and can execute shell commands without Terminal app.
BackPlay a program that plays music files from a folder in the background. At login, it scans a directory called "BackPlay" under the user's Music directory, and begins playing any music files it finds there in random order. BackPlay is independent from iTunes. It can be paused from an icon in the status area.
OpenMEAP provides HTML5 mobile application software which removes the need for developing mobile apps natively across multiple platforms. It enables organizations of all sizes to efficiently develop, deliver, and manage mobile applications while using their existing Web development and designer resources.
Fairmount mounts the contents of a video DVD on a Mac OS X machine as though it were normal filesystem. It is so named because it enables fair use of the content. It does not itself supply DVD reading code, but instead requires that a DVD library from videolan.org be installed separately. Fairmount was originally developed by Metakine and released under the GPL, but they have ceased to develop or distribute it. This version is a fork of their original code.