Questions tagged [cross-platform]

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Cross-client aggregating calendar application

I need a cross-client (Android, Win/Web) calendar application that can subscribe to online iCalendar files and where I can create new events with an efficient UI. I've tried Google Calendar and ...
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Low latency remote control within a local network (for games)

I'm looking for a remote control solution that would allow for the best gaming experience within a home. The logic is simple: There is a powerful desktop computer in the house connected to a WiFi ...
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Session Snapshots like the Virtualbox's but native to the OS

Is there a software that provides support for Session Snapshots which is commonly found in virtualization software like virtualbox? It would let you save a "state" of all your opened applications and ...
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One-time pad app for the masses

I am looking for a dead-easy one-time pad suite of applications for at least Linux/Mac/Windows. Requirements: Feature to easily create a random pad DVD (or at least ISO image) Decryption of text or ...
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Process virtual machine that hosts bytecode compiler, C/C++ transcompiler, includes standard graphical functionality

I have found that with many virtual machines, native programs are needed for development. What I am looking for is a VM that both cooperates with its host OS well enough to manage its own windows, ...
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Which Continuous Integration tooling is best for for Windows Azure backend + native apps on multiple platforms?

We will soon start Developing a solution where the backend is Windows Azure Cloud running sql database and C# Rest Web services, and an ASP.Net public Website. Plus native apps for multiple Mobile ...
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I'm looking for a project management / to-do / GTD program

I am looking for a project management / to-do / GTD whatever you want to call it software. I have looked/tried a large number but so far none fit Requirements work across Windows Chrome OS/Browser ...
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Samba (smb) alternative which allows outside LAN connections

I am looking for a good Samba alternative which allows outside LAN connections. Why do I want this: I have 1 Macbook and 1 iMac and a central server. I want to share files between them like photos ...
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Encrypt my external hard disk (Linux + OS X + Windows)

I have some external hard disks. I have encrypted them with the default encryption utility that comes with OS X, so I get encrypted HFS+ disks. Now I need to encrypt the same disks, but I need to be ...
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A mail client like Windows 10 Mail for all operating systems

I like the layout of Windows 10 Mail - the built-in mail app. I'm looking for a client organised in the same way - The accounts on the left, the mail in the middle and the reading pane on the right. ...
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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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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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Cross-platform technical log-keeping / journalling

I like to keep daily logs such as: Monday 01-JAN-2000: Met with person X; discussed organizing some social event. This is an interesting post on making Pitch Decks <link> Finished chapter 3 of ...
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Cross platform create reports from text files

I use GraphViz for a lot of things, but it won't work for what I have in mind. I am looking for something similar for report generation. I want a tool which takes text files - I don't care which ...
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Are there any cross platform mobile application Advertising APIs

Are there any cross platform mobile application advertising APIs? There are many that profess to be, but are often IOS, Android and Mobile Web. Since I am using Visual Studio Cordova Universal Apps ...
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Software with which to develop a cloud platform

I need to create a cloud platform which is supposed to expose services that other people will develop. The services are totally independent of one another and are supposed to be created using ...
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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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Android + iOS Apps

I want to write the same app for Android and iOS. I bet you are thinking "that's a great idea! I would have never thought of having the same app on both platforms!" Is there a development ...
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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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Cross-platform arbitrary code execution tool for research

I'm working on an academic research topic that requires quite a lot of computation. I'm building the software in C++. When I'm at the university, I will have access to a beefy server, but for my time ...
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Resource scheduling platform supporting exact cover? (e.g. HOWTO maximize room usage)

Is there a platform similar to Doodle or Google Calendar that supports scheduling resources to different parties? Let's say I have two rooms available for meetings of 1 hours. I can use these rooms ...
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LAN chat software between Linux and Windows

I am the only one in our office using Linux, while everything is working great except the team-communication. I just need to send/receive text message, images, files with my teammates. I have set up ...
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Open-source cross-platform XMPP client with native OTR support

I'm looking for an open-source XMPP client that works on Linux, but also other systems, has native OTR support (doesn't require plugins) and of course, has a nice UI. I have used Tor Messenger ...
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Cross-platform virtual disk or volume

Basically I need some software that can mount a virtual disk file as a disk or a volume file as a volume, that works for both Windows and Linux. For example, Windows' built-in support for VHD files ...
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Very lightweight crossplatform webview that supports javascript

I need a cross-platform command line tool that can open a website (http://127.0.0.1:8000/) in a window. Obviously Chrome and other browsers can do this. However, I need the window to be only the ...
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Cross platform podcatcher with a play history

I want to sync podcasts with a crappy underwater MP3 player, and intend to script my way there. I use Pocket Casts on android, and while it does have a "in progress" tracker it doesn't record your ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Maintain and Plan R&D Project Progress

I am looking for a project management software with the following feature- It can maintain the daily progress of the project. I can enter the plan for the coming week (like a task planner or a ...
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Build system for a user style (probably Node.js based)

So, users on SO said this is the right place to post this question. Let's hope it is. Background I want to transform my GitHub Windows Edition user style, which suddenly received a lot of attention, ...
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Cross-platform Excel library for C++ that can calculate formulas

I am looking for a C++ library to read and write excel files (xls and xlsx formats) for an application running on Windows and Mac. libXL nearly fits the bill, except I also need it to calculate ...
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Organizing household objects

I want to organize all my things. The main point here is to organize everything in a hierarchical structure, and this structure needs to be easily, quickly and visually editable via drag and drop. An ...
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Best IDE for various languages/ Alternatives to Eclipse?

Languages: C++, C#, Haskell, Java, Python, JavaScript, jQuery, Kotlin. For a Windows 7 laptop with an i3 3110m processor and 4 GB RAM. So a very lightweight IDE. I plan to use Linux (Solus) in a ...
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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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Email client for windows, Android and Linux with sync

I am looking for a free email client with the following features: Usable on Windows, Android and Ubuntu-Linux, with about the same core functionality. Able to sync it's settings (and actions) between ...
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Filesearchy alternative - Unable to reach the author or website is not working

FileSearchy is a very excellent free opensource tool where unablet to find any other alternative for this and unable to contact the author or their main web-site doesn't seems to work http://www....
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Cross-platform (Android, iOS) game engines on Linux

I'm mostly experienced in Libgdx and Corona. Having tried unity gideros, and godot. I'm currently on Linux so i can only use godot and Libgdx. Im tasked with creating a 2d game or 2.5d like catch the ...
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Web Support Platform - Video, Docs and Chat / Voice

Just a question about which platform supports the following .: I will provide technical advice and guidance to colleagues in the field. I imagine that I via their mobile camera can see what is the "...
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C++ equivalent library for this python code for screenshots

I want to capture screenshots of the whole screen and send them using tcp sockets. In python this can be done using PIL from PIL import Image im = grab() im.save(filename) It is cross-platform and ...
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Cross-platform AES LightWeight Encryption Library

I’m working on a small project and trying to find the best-suited encryption library for my purposes. Searching blindly yields too many results for me. Here’s what I’m looking for: Cross-platform. ...
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Cross-platform screenshot tool

I am having trouble finding a cross-platform tool that works on Windows, Mac & Linux, and lets you take screenshots, GIFs & screencasts of any part of your screen. Most of the tools that I ...
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Cross-platform app for all notifications

Since it's hard and annoying and addictive to always have open tabs of all my social media networks, I was thinking if I could have one app that would have it all. I'd like that app to be for Windows, ...
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Expression Language that has libraries for Java and .NET

I'm looking for an expression language that I can use in both Java and .NET projects. My project uses a java server and a C# UI, and we want to be able to create simple expressions that can be both ...
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Cross-platform WebRTC development kit

What whould be a good cross-platform development kit for WebRTC? By good I mean: it provides interoperable libraries for developing for Web, iOS and Android supports audio/video chat in rooms ...
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Cross-platform video player that allows caching for offline but protects against unauthorised retention of videos

I'm looking for a video player that would act as the client for some secure video distribution platform. The security we want is: Authorised-access only Caching videos for offline play without them ...