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Questions tagged [web-apps]

software that has an interface appearing in a web browser. These applications may run on third party servers or be self-hosted.

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Recommendation for implementing a simple REST backend with a simple web GUI in Java

I'm creating an Android app that tracks user's positions (the positions are uploaded through a REST web service). Now I need to create the backend for this server. So what the backend should do is ...
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MOOC deadline aggregator

I am listening to several MOOCs. I am looking for a deadline aggregator that would: list all upcoming deadlines (quiz, assignments, programming exercises, exams, etc.) for the courses I have ...
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An application for credit monitoring

I am looking for an credit monitoring application that can tell me regularly the changes on my credit. Here is what I am looking for: Could be paid Must be web-based Must monitor the three main ...
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What tools do I use to build a beautiful website/webapp like this? [closed]

I'm a college student that has only used swing with Java and tkinter with Python and built really plain looking desktop apps (i.e. a calculator). I have some free time this semester and I want to ...
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Remote Progress Bar

The work I do often involves deploying a batch of jobs onto a machine, and then walking away. In order to minimize turn around, I'm a huge fan of Pushover for notifications on completion. Pushover is ...
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Video sharing app written in rails

I'm looking for a video sharing app like: http://clip-bucket.com/ http://www.phpmotion.com/ But I want an open source app written in ruby on rails, I don't care about the default features, I ...
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Open source feed sharing app: RSS to Twitter/Facebook

Is there any open source web app that I could download and use, that is similar to: http://twitterfeed.com https://dlvr.it It doesn't have to have all the feature, it's okay if it has the basic ...
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Translation collaboration software for writing articles

We are interested in translating articles (meaning long paragraphed text) from our language to a few of the more widely used languages in Europe. To that end, I was looking for a way to do the ...
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Easy-to-use web portal software for sharing a collection of existing files

Here's the problem. A researcher has an existing large collection of files on a read-only file system that she wants to selectively share with a group of colleagues. She needs a system with a web-...
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How can I send one-off faxes to a USA recipient online?

I'm very concerned about one of my co-workers. I haven't seen her in months, and this morning she rage-quit Twitter. I need to get in touch, to make sure she's ok... I need to send a fax! ...
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Web Based Project Management software with Scrum and Kanban

So as a background of what is going on: I am starting up a company in which will be dealing with game development, the problem comes where as many things a start-up is exactly that. Starting up, ...
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Get reminders on specific dates (via e-mail or XMPP) from a free/libre tool running on my own server

I want to get reminders on specific dates. The web app must be FLOSS and I want to self-host it on my own server (GNU/Linux). Features: Adding a reminder should be hassle-free and quick. Ideally ...
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Simple online text editor with a vertical split window

I am looking for a free, usable without registration, online web text editor that... supports a vertical split pane. I want be able to write different text on both vertical panes and thus being able ...
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Web-based OLAP CUBE browser?

I have cube on MS SQL Server and I want to install a web based visual client tool for exploring and analyzing OLAP databases. A cube is an array of data understood in terms of its 0 or more dimensions....
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Presentations sharing webapp that works without Flash

I want to upload a presentation to share it with the public, but I don't want to install Flash. On Slideshare, upload does not complete correctly if Flash is not installed. Requirements: Can upload ...
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Is there an simple webapp that enables LDAP users to manage their own accounts?

I have an OpenLDAP server¹ keeping track of user accounts for a small but growing collection of users. I'm about tired of resetting people's passwords by hand myself and would like to open up some ...
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Help Desk Software?

I've been hunting for a help desk software that fulfills my requirements (in order of importance): Self-hosted Web-based Multiple queues/topics/categories Custom form per queue/topic/category ...
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Is there a cloud product out there to handle authentication and authorization, password resets etc for websites?

I am going to be making several websites for a clients. I look for components that I can use to cut down on the development time and deliver higher quality. As part of that I am looking for a ...
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Tool to check if a website is available

As we're a web software development company, we've got many applications running on different servers. Sometimes, we get notified about some of them being down by different issues. Is there any ...
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Image uploader/ordering client

I'm looking for a storage, whether it can be installed on our own server/website, or an external solution, that can accomplish the following: Allows customers to upload images and allows us to ...
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Website for file sharing and easy command line access [closed]

i have to transfer some files to a remote linux system which has no gui What I am planning to do is to upload files to a website and do a wget of it from command line. Is there a file sharing web ...
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Revision based plain text collaboration apps

I'm looking for a web app for small collaboration with close to plain text documents. My requirements: I don't want real-time collaboration; that messes with my workflow (the textareas are heavily ...
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HR performance management system

I am looking for software similar to workday or successfactors for HR performance management system. But the examples I mentioned are a bit expensive. The main purpose of the software is to monitor ...
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Free incident management tool for more than 50 users

In our DevOps team (~10) we get a few bug reports, change requests or incident reports per week. These modest volumes don't merit an application like TopDesk, so I wondered if someone knows of a good (...
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TLS browser capability checker

Is there a web application that checks the TLS capabilities of the browser? At least supported protocols and versions certificates It should create a detailed report of the results. There're good ...
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Embed LaTeX equations in website

I need a HTML LaTeX equation editor that creates graphical equations in the form of image (.png, .jpg, etc.) and produces code for directly embedding equations into HTML websites. Codecogs used to ...
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App to easily manage and structure project-related information (mainly emails)?

I work as a freelance developer for several clients. One of the problems I encounter is that information about ongoing projects is often in different locations. Most project related communication ...
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Firefox: Alternative to Googlebar for other search engines?

I'm using the Googlebar Lite addon for years now. One feature I especially like is its displaying the search terms on the bar itself (in that crazy screenshot taken from the Mozilla site: the "firefox"...
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Free service for scheduled cross-posting to major social networks

I'm looking for a free and simple web-service for posting to multiple social networks (at least it should support Facebook, Google+ and Twitter) with ability to schedule messages for a specific time.
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Manage email subscriptions within a company

The company I work at is matrix-managed, meaning there is both a product management structure and a functional management structure. You end up with a lot of people interested in similar things but ...
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Guitar chords application with a catalogue of fingering charts and alternate chord symbols

The title pretty much says it all. I am looking for a web application to display fingering charts for chords on the guitar that has all the chords (including advanced jazz chords) with alternative ...
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Intranet crawler and search engine

I am looking for any really free alternatives for implementing an intranet web-search engine. I know that Google Search Appliance (GSA) would be probably the best but it's extremely expensive and I ...
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Collaborative pricing tool

I'm looking for a web-based collaborative solution for managing the pricing (sales and purchases) of many product references. I couldn't find any existing solution matching my company's needs as they ...
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Self-hosted replacement for Github

I need a self-hosted replacement for Github. It is crucial it works on firewalled intranet, with no access to the Internet (for example, styles, license checks, etc.). Relatively good web UI: source ...
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Tool to generate CSV lists from Wikidata

Wikidata is an online database which contains many details about many countries, politicians, paintings, etc. For instance, for each country you have name, flag, map, which are all strings or URLs to ...
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Search competition webapp to improve my searching skills?

The best way to become a chess champion is to play chess against champions. Similarly, I want to improve my search skills, so I need champions to compete against. Is there a webapp that would allow ...
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Client-side JavaScript library for an offline-capable single page application?

I'm looking for a JavaScript or CoffeeScript library or framework that: Will generate the pages for a single-page application (SPA) - that is to say, it's not just a set of ornate markup for server-...
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Application which can generate online treasure hunts (or, progressive Q&A)

I am looking for an application that can generate treasure hunts (basically which include just Q&A levels) which can be easily deployed online. Here are the some of the important features: The ...
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Time management / personal planning service

Please recommend a good time management (personal planning, todo list, GTD) service. It should be accessible from different platforms (at least Linux and Android), nevermind as responsive webapp like ...
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PostgreSQL-based shopping cart with easy database-level integration

I am looking for a shopping cart which is easy to integrate using triggers and other database-level procedures into other applications. The other applications are PostgreSQL-only. Absolutely ...
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Fast online OCR tool

One of my co-workers just posted a draft of something he's writing... As an image! This is annoying. I can't do my usual "keep track of what I'm reading by selecting bits of text" thing. How can I ...
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Movie recommendation engine that can import existing scores

I'm looking for a movie recommendation engine (most likely it will be a webapp) with the ability to automatically import my preferences, which consists of hundreds of existing scores of movies, too ...
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Linux network monitor with web interface

I am looking for a free web-based network monitor for CentOS. It should contain at least: Bandwidth monitor Server health Load average Disk usage Which one do you recommend? Note: "Web-based" ...
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Software to put pages of a PDF file in book-order

Is there a Linux or web-based tool to sort pages of a PDF document so I can print a book from it? In this case, I have an A5-format PDF that I want to print on A4 pages, like this: ___________ ...
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Brain trainer — exercise perception, cognition and memory

There are several apps for perception, cognition and memory training. Can you recommend one that: is based on some scientific background has a recognizable / measurable benefit doesn't get boring to ...
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A hybrid recommendation engine

I need a recommendation engine that suggests the best products to the users based on: Their past purchases Their preferences What their friends/similar people viewed/purchased So basically I need ...
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A simple student examination open-source web software?

I need a (possibly simple and web-oriented) open-source software to ask a class of students some "open" questions (i.e., with open answers, not a "quiz"...), to be able to evaluate the level of their ...
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Web application that creates RSS feeds for any website [closed]

I'm looking for a web application that tracks changes on websites and provide them as RSS feeds. The detection of site / site-part structure can be semi-automatic, but should not be too time-consuming....
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Self-hosted collaborative real-time editor

I'm looking for a quick text outline tool that I can host on my own server supporting real-time editing for multiple users and change-history.