The Spiffy Framework is a collection of well-tested and often used helper methods and utility classes. Such methods and classes solve existing and recurring practical problems, and remedy annoying features of the Java language or its frameworks. The value of this framework is not only the code, but also the ideas for solutions to the problems. The goals are to collect and centralize "utility abstractions", and to serve as a repository of knowledge/smart ideas for programmers to learn.
Grammar Browser provides a simple-to-use graphical interface to the grammatical structure and relations of any text, as parsed by the Stanford Parser. It contains a grammatical relation editor to modify, import, and export grammatical relation definitions (tregex patterns and features).
Torah Tools is a collection of utilities designed to assist Torah learning. Currently, Torah Tools consists of two programs: Daf test and Gemarah charts. Daf test helps you memorize on what page each Gemarah is to be found. It gives you a test to take after you learn a Perek or Masechta that requires you to choose the correct location for a displayed Amud of Gemarah. Gemarah charts helps you keep track of how many times you've Chazered over material by providing a chart with a list of all of the Perakim in the Mesechta, a list of the Dafim in each Perek, and just enough room in each box to mark off your Chazaros.
The Item Response Theory (IRT) library is a set of functions to estimate the items and abilities from the responses of subjects to a questionnaire. The IRT models supported are the logistic model, the nominal response model, the graded response model, and smoothing by penalization and kernel. The project also hosts rirt, a package for the R Project for Statistical Computing, and eirt, an add-in for Excel.
Fresh Memory is an application that helps you to learn large amounts of any material with Spaced Repetition method. The most important subject is learning foreign words, but Fresh Memory can also e used to learn anything else. Other examples are country's capitals and flags, chemical elements, mathematical formulas, and technical terms. The learning data is stored as flash cards and dictionaries: sets of cards. The flash cards may have several fields, and the user controls what combination of fields to learn. The flash cards can have formatted text and images. The look of flash cards and studying parameters are can be flexibly adjusted.
Thunderbolt is a middleware infrastructure suite that includes connectors, Java development libraries, a business process design GUI, and a system monitor GUI. It is appropriate for both telco and financial services. It provides the basis for a simple, efficient integration infrastructure which can be easily extended. While maintaining a SOA in mind, it can easily orchestrate Web services and legacy systems. It's also useful for developing proof of concept projects requiring processing in real time, batch, or both.