OpenTeacher is a vocabulary training application that helps you learn a foreign language. It uses a list of words in both a known and a foreign language and tests you. It supports smart question asking and interval training with Think answers, shuffle answer, and repeat answer input modes. It has easy symbol, Greek, and Cyrillic input, and reads and writes T2K (Teach2000) and WRTS files, and reads ABBYY Lingvo Tutor files. It is available in Arabic, Australian English, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish.
StressItOut is a hardware stressing and testing program for GNU/Linux. Its main purpose is to strain the computer to ensure the hardware is in good state. There are several test modules: CPU load, memory test, 2D OpenGL painting, 3D OpenGL rendering, hard drives, optical drives, serial ports transmission, and parallel ports. Support for lm-sensors is in the works. This software, when ready for release, will mainly be aimed at the QA departments of hardware manufacturing companies, who need to ensure their newly produced machines perform correctly under heavy workloads, and that all their components work as expected.
Pyramid is a small, powerful, and flexible set of Web development components that supersedes both Pylons 1. 0 and repoze.bfg. It can be used to write clean and fast applications, and supports plugging in a variety of components like storage, templating engines, and authentication mechanisms.
pySimpleQuiz lets you define a simple online quiz just by writing a very simple plain text file. The file consist of questions, answer choices, and some strings you can translate for the quiz to speak your language. A quiz consists of multiple questions each having multiple selections, from which the user has to pick the right one. After the answers are given, a score and correct answers are provided for the user. The score and the person who did the quiz are logged and one user can take the quiz only once. It does not require installation, XML, a database, a Web server, or any HTML skills.