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Free software to create non-linear presentations with a free camera?

before anything else, I'm aware of this question: Alternative to Prezi, and that this one partially overlaps with it. I hope it's not seen as a duplicate. If it is, my apologies in advance. I'm ...
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Timer / Chronometer / Stopwatch that counts time up and down, for Android or Linux (ideally both plus Windows)

I would like to have a timer that counts time up, stores that time amount when paused and can then begin to count time down from that time. So a chronometer that can count time up, pause, reverse ...
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Faster development with Ionic or React Native?

I have to develop a cross platform app (Android + iOS) with very basic features. It has a login/signup form, a webview to external website, a user account page with the current state of a procedure ...
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Cross-platform online mind mapping tool?

Specifically, the one that works on both Linux and Android. But I might need to install it on other devices later on, so the more platforms - the better. Also, I need it to synchronize between ...
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Cross Platform App Development Xamarin or React Native

I have to develop an app for Aphasia patients. I have hands-on experience of web development in PHP, Python and C# but never developed a mobile app. Can some experts recommend which platform is better ...
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Remember a persons name

I'm in search of software to remember several things of a person: Name Affiliation (Lover / Familiy / Work / ...) Any notes I want to keep (Went on vacation to Bahamas, ...) Example: Namerick (...
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Recommended GUI + SQL Libraries for Python + SQL Web Application

I am currently looking into creating a web application using Python and SQL language that will allow users to access/alter database contents. The users will not be tech savvy, so I would like their to ...
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Selecting a platform for developing desktop applications

This question has been asked many times and I have gone through most of them. Most of these questions are old and don't include any new platforms for developing desktop applications. I need to ...
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Software to verify the integrity of a flash/SD card?

I'm looking for software/tool for testing the integrity/capacity of a flash/SD card to check if it's a fake or not. Preferably cross-platform, but can be OSX/*unix based also. Arti­cles on flash ...
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Build Android/iOS App for Sensor Data Collection

We're planning to develop a mobile app for Android and iOS. Regarding our requirements below, what development framework do you suggest? Flutter, React Native, Xamarin, two native apps? Others? ...
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cross platform application testing

I recently created an app (executable) for all of Windows and iOS devices. However I didn't had the chance to actually test it on all of them. So my question is if there is any software that will ...
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Cross-Platform English Desktop App

I intent to build a cross-platform desktop application with integrating speech recognition which can be runnable with offline mode. I dont know which technologies is suitable for this. Please give me ...
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Library/framework to share the same codebase for J2ME and Android versions of an app?

I recall I had seen such a thing on GitHub, but lost the link, and can't find it again. AFAIR, it provided an abstraction layer for APIs of both platforms.
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Which library/API can I use with Flutter for mesh networking on iOS and Android?

I need a mesh networking library or API to work on iOS and Android so that messages can be sent through wifi or/and BLE or/and sounds even if no internet connection is available within an area of 100 ...
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hybrid app development in 2019 with local/remote IOS device debugging

LS, I am not sure whether it is still possible in 2019 to have a mature IDE on windows that enables hybrid app development, like cordova / capacitator or what have you, with the possibility to debug ...
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Same framework for website, Android and iOS apps

Is there a framework in which I could develop an app for all three of these platform with the same code? My goal is to deploy the website with AWS and the apps to both Google Play and App Store. The ...
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How to display 3d model from a file in a cross-platform mobile app

Me and some colleagues from the university are trying to create an app to display 3D model from a local file that can be rotated with user input. We have currently started working with Xamarin, but we ...
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Linux-based log analyzer for Windows system logs

I want to turn my Raspberry Pi B+ into a log parsing and analysis server for my home network (currently 6 computers). For the Linux machines, this should not be too difficult with rsyslog and Logwatch ...
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Cross platform disk encryption solution without admin privileges

I am looking for a cross platform (OS X 10.10 + Windows 7) encryption solution which can fully encrypt, decrypt and modify a USB disk (full disk encryption). Truecrypt does this, but you need admin ...
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Need recommendations for front-end framework and cross-platform development

We have a product (Webforms | ASP.Net | SQL Server) in production. We're looking forward to rebuild it and thus using the newer JS Frameworks seems obvious. As we're also planning to have a mobile ...
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offline mobile app after django web app

I have just finished my first django web app for exam problem-solution practice, I learned a lot! Now comes the need to develop offline mobile app because internet is still a big deal in my village. I ...
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Cross-platform, free/open/libre VPN system with Layer 2 support

I am faced with two different user groups that need to offer VPN access to remote facilities' internal networks. In both cases, the remote networks contain devices (think lab equipment with network ...
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Selecting a reliable cross platform framework

Currently I am using C++/Qt for cross platform desktop development (mainly Linux, Windows, Mac). Qt is powerful but I recently experienced some critical problems: Widget components and some other ...
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Cross platform offline app using existing project architecture

I'm currently working on project which has front end developed in Angular and backend services developed in .Net Core. We use micro service architecture and our API's are broadly divided into 4 main ...
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Video editor that works from plain-text files

I have used iMovie and Final Cut Pro for video projects. I find them easy to work with and intuitive to some degree. After I finish the project, I may want to change one word that appears multiple ...
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General purpose database application alternatives for iOS and Mac

I am looking for a way to manage inventory in the field. I want to use an ipad/iphone for taking inventory, and use a mac to generate reports. This can be a single app or a pair of apps. I can do ...
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Recommendation for utilities to create a portable click-and-run Python app for Windows, on Linux?

I wish to create a (portable) Python (GUI) app for a friend who's not the slightest tech-savvy. My goal is: To create a (customized and slim, preferably) click-to-run portable Python environment and ...
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Is there a P2P, privacy-focused replacement for commercial photo sharing clouds?

In order to keep a large amount of private family pictures, well, private, I am searching for a replacement for photo storage and sharing cloud services like Google Fotos or Apple Fotos. On the ...
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Android+iOS cross-platform framework to make app with simple home screen and 2.5D isometric grid

I'm currently trying to create an app by myself, and I'm not entirely sure which platform would be the best to use to make it. The idea for the app resembles something along the lines of the app "...
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Cross-Platform mobile app development tool to connect to remote mysql database

I am working on a native PHP website with a very bad architecture and with no web services to use. The owner needs a mobile app to communicate with his website and fetch some data from the database. ...
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Task management software for linux / multi-platform

For a long time now, I've been looking for a program to manage my own tasks and projects. A little while ago, I started programming a program with these features: Add tasks Add subtasks Set priority ...
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Automated UI Testing for Xamarin App

We are writing a Xamarin app that currently targets only iPad, but should eventually target Android as well. We would like to do a lot of automated UI testing, and are currently using Appium which is ...
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Best solution for a cross-platform (open-source) shared calendar

Today, almost nobody is only using one device actively. I for example, use a CentOS workstation, Ubuntu Notebook, Win 7 Gaming PC, Win 10 remote desktop and an iOS Phone. Therefore, I am looking for ...
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Program that monitors directory for incoming JSON data (like Filebeat) that inserts into Postgres database?

I have a Python script that appends data to a text file multiple times/second. The data is housed in JSON structure. Currently, I use a program called Filebeat to insert data into an ELK stack. I ...
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Software/Tool for Form Designing to be user on cross platform

We need recommendation on any software/tool/online tool for designing forms. Below are the conditions which should be matched: Form designed can be user cross platform Web/Windows/Andriod/iOS Form ...
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Which cross-platform tech (Xamarin, Flutter) and VoIP library (Twilio, Sinch, WebRTC) are most compatible?

I am building a cross-platform mobile app whose main feature is VoIP calling. Could you please recommend which cross-platform tech (Xamarin, Flutter) and VoIP library (Twilio, Sinch, WebRTC) are most ...
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Better cross platform development tool for iOS compatibility than Xamarin?

I need to create an app which will be published on Google Play and the App Store. Having already made cross platform apps a few years ago with Xamarin, with most of the code shared in both platforms, ...
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Useful personal assistant

So before I get anyone being patronizing, I understand that this is a big project and realize that it will take years of learning and hard work. My plan is to create an assistant that runs through ...
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Looking for a well-regarding JSON library benchmark, preferably cross-platform and language neutral

I'm trying to find a well-regarded JSON library benchmark, preferably cross-platform, preferably language independent. I'm most concerned about C++ performance on Linux, but would like to make ...
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PDF Reader with keyboard selection tool - cross-platform

Often when I'm reading something with a text editor I use the keyboard cursor to mark what exactly I am reading right now - often selecting some text to highlight the part where I am before reviewing ...
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Cross-platform messaging for Android and iPhone

I have a mixed family. While my wife and I are both (currently) using Android phones, as is one of my children; my other child uses an iPhone. It's important for us to stay in contact, and phone ...
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Pseudorandom coherent noise generation library

I'm looking for a library that can generate coherent noise, useful for terrain generation, and ideally also offers facilities for combining and transforming the generated noise. In my research, I ...
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“Send tab to other device” across iOS, Android, Windows, ideally browser independent

Is there some software that allows to open an URL on a remote device, including both mobile and desktop as both target and source device? I am looking specifically for these criterions: The URL must ...
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Open Source API Platform

Which Open source API might suitable or suggest to use with the data management as below: Data Inbound management (for internal use only) Data Outbound management (for external provide information) ...
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Processing Motion and Location Data in the Background on iOS and Android Devices

I would like to develop a small app for android and ios devices that is able to access and process motion as well as location data. One requirement is that the app must be able to continue the ...
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FOSS VoIP software client suite - easy to use

I'm looking for a FOSS VoIP software client suite that i can use to talk with my family, they are not always tech-savvy so ease-of-use is important ("software client suite": please see list of ...
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Portable, free, cross-platform, GUI-based prose-friendly plain-text diff and merge tool?

I have a Macbook at home and a GNU/linux desktop workstation at work. But, I sometimes also have to work on my university's library machines (running Windows 7) without admin rights. Is there a (...
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App to draw bit/byte based messages from plain text description

I think I saw a similar question here a few years back, just just can't find it. I would like to draw descriptions of messages like this: From a plain-text input file which describes them. Maybe ...
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I Need a general-purpose note-taking software with organizational functionality

I would like to take notes more efficiently and fluidly for general-purpose purposes that span to include notes about software, lists on PC parts, student notes etc. I find that writing plain text ...
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Bookmark sync tool between Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera browsers?

Is there an app, tool or at least script which will keep my saved bookmarks in sync between IE, FF, Chrome and Opera? Online bookmark storage is an advantage, but it is not a requirement. It can be ...