ToutDoux is a project manager for GNOME. The approach of data manipulation is abstract (database free). It's extensible with plugins. Most tasks are and will be subcontracted with commandline frontends. The file format is XML (including a schema, plugins parameters, and datatables).
YaaCs (Yet Another Advanced Cati system) is written in Tcl/Tk to manage and realize computer assisted telephone interviewing (CATI) and telemarketing. It make easy monitoring survey progress (giving several information), and it allows the management of the the survey with several administration tools. It simplifies the interviewer's work reading all contact's data from an easy and functional GUI. It can send faxes via hylaFAX and save all contact's data in a PostgreSQL database.
Copper is a Web-based project management software tool designed to help creative teams manage clients, projects, tasks, files, budgets, and events. It has an HTML/AJAX front end. It is available with full source for a licence fee or as a SAAS hosted service (compatible with iPhone, but available via PC/Mac/Linux and a Web browser).
IceWM Control Panel is a full-featured, GTK-based control panel for IceWM. It features an IceWM theme designer, Ice Sound Manager (for sound events), IcePref2, and tools to manage desktop wallpaper, cursors, keys, window options, and more. IceWM Control Panel has a familiar, Windows-like Control Panel user interface.
Haystack is a powerful tool designed to enable each and every individual manage all of her information in the way that makes the most sense. By removing the arbitrary barriers created by applications that only handle certain information "types", and recording only a fixed set of relationships defined by the developer, users can define whichever arrangements of, connections between, and views of information they find most effective. Such personalization of information management will dramatically improve your ability to find what you need when you need it.