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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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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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Web Based Story Organization Software for Fiction Writing and Worldbuilding

I'm working on a writing project and I want to know if there is a tool that I can use to organize the work. I need the following features: manage story text and link it with character sheets, ...
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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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Tool to calculate how many “real” frames per second there is in a video

Is there any tool (free if possible, but commercial software is also OK), that allow to calculate how many frames per second there is in a video ? By calculating "how many real frames per second" I ...
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Online photo SHARING APP to show my album pictures on map based on EXIF GPS data

I went on a hike, took a bunch of geotagged pictures, and I want to upload them and have them displayed on a map. What photo sharing services support displaying imagines from a specific user's album ...
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Ontology validator

I'm currently doing a research on developing a web-based ontology editor. I need to validate that the ontology edited by my tool is consistent and infer knowledge properly. Also, I would like to get ...
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Software/App to explain why police are blaring their sirens

Is there a site or app that will explain why police sirens are running and if there is any specific crime on my local area or zip code? This is specifically for the USA. I tried a site with police ...
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Music history learning software/website

Has anyone heard/used a website or a desktop program to learn the history of music? With timelines, articles, pieces (extracts) like symphonies, concertos, etc. I am interested in times where our ...
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Online meeting preparation tool

I'm looking for an online tool (preferably a web-app, which doesn't require any set up for all the participants) to prepare and sumup meetings. The idea is we use Google Calendar to set up our ...
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Self-hosted crowdsourced translation software

I'm looking for a self-hosted collaborative translation software, preferably written in PHP. I liked Crowdin but it's not free for private projects and my budget is zero. Please help me, I've ...
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Show toll fee for travel itinerary

I am looking for a program or a web service that can take as input 2 locations in the US and return the fastest itinerary by car along with the total toll fee. If possible, free and works with Windows ...
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Translation exchange webapp (reward system, translating unrelated strings makes strangers translate your strings)

I have a thousand strings and want them translated to Hindi. I don´t want to pay money and I don't speak Hindi. I am looking for a "translation exchange" platform: I translate unrelated strings into ...
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Web App for architectural plan upload and measure

I've got a planimetry of my house and a warehouse on paper. I would like to scan them in JPEG, import them on my pc and measure them. I'm looking for a website (web-app) where I can upload those tiff,...
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Collaborative online photo gallery

I am looking for a collaborative online photo gallery platform. I need the following features: Create one main event/page/topic Users can upload multiple photos to this event/page/topic. They can add ...
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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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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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What are some open source alternatives to Firebase?

...the task you want to accomplish I want to build web and mobile applications. I don't want to maintain my own servers. ...your requirements for that task They must use reusable components. So I'...
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Divide the world in longitude/latitude rectangles of similar population

I am looking for a tool that can split the Earth's surface into rectangles of similar population. That means oceans would get a few huge rectangles, as almost nobody live there, and cities would get ...
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Is there a Java “Pet Store” reference app for cloud/microservices?

Back in the early days of Enterprise Java and .NET, we often had reference apps to demonstrate how to build a complete multi-tier system (web app, app tier, database, etc), and to compare the ...
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TODO app with dependencies

I'm looking for a TODO app with dependency support. My requirements: Android and web version subtasks support cloud sync dependency - one task could depend on another automatic due dates - if task 1 ...
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Software for syncing my Wattpad reading progress on Goodreads?

Are there any software which can sync my Wattpad reading progress on Goodreads? As Wattpad calculates the estimated time left for completing the book; as a measure of reading progress, I can't update ...
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Online validator for W3C’s HTML5

I’m looking for a hosted Web app that validates HTML5 documents. The tool must be able to check the document for conformance to the HTML5 W3C Recommendation from 2014-10-28. That means, for example, ...
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Web app: points-based task pledging and tracking

I am a member of a social organization and run its website. We will be starting a campaign in a couple of weeks to challenge members to pledge to accomplish certain points-based tasks, and want to ...
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Online KML validator

I wrote a KML file (geographic annotation XML) and want to validate it. Is there a webapp for this? Requirements: Free Able to validate big files like this one (50,000 points) The webapps below ...
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Online note taking / journal application

I'm looking for a tool in which I can write my documentation. It should protect my entries from prying eyes, but I want to be able to write an entry from where ever I currently am. Plus a fulltext ...
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Self-hosted meme generator

I’m looking for a Web app (FLOSS and for self-hosting on a Linux server) that lets me add text to images. Fast and without hassle. I don’t want a full-featured image editor. Examples: imgur.com ...
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I'm looking for a personal/small-team knowledge manager, alternatives to wikis

I'm looking for a personal knowledge manager, that can be used by multiple people with different accounts. It should be web-based and free and preferably open-source. Situation is as follows, I do ...
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Are there tools I can use to get an automated javascript profile of an automated test?

I want to create tests for example using selenium to go to a website and do various tasks there. Then I want to be able to have a javascript cpu profile, or a performance report once the test ...
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Alternative to Google Calendar

I have a Google calendar account and wanted to embed the calendar onto my webpage. I have secured the webpage so that only authorized users can see it however, I discovered that Google make calendars ...
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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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Open-source clone or knock-off of popular social platform?

I'm looking for a web application software (stand-alone or Wordpress plug-in) which allows Authors to publish Postings, and provides a Facebook-like experience for both the posting Author and the ...
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Subcontractor Availability App

I am looking for an application where subcontractors can mark themselves as available or unavailable for work. Background: We currently have varying work requirements whereby some days we will need 1 ...
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Public libre collaborative calendar

I am part of a group of parents organising a rota for a "pedibus" walking ten to twenty children to school. We are currently using a Google spreadsheet that everyone can access and modify to sign up ...
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Replacing Discourse and Slack with a single platform?

(Initially posted in Community Building but it was recommended I post here too.) TL;DR: Are there tools/platforms that can replace both Discourse (forums for end users) and Slack (chat for developers)...
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Oauth provider compatible with Stack Exchange logins

Stack Exchange is planning to slowly, but surely kill off their support for third party openid. This is mostly fine, other than that I used to use a copy of simpleid for disposable alternate logins as ...
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Is there any off the shelf system for renting and charging?

We would like to have bicycle rental service, due to that we need a system for charging. We just don't want to start from scratch to develop another system. Basic requirements: Record start & ...
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Online shop that accepts credit cards and PayPal

I am an entry level web developer who is comfortable with Joomla and WordPress. I am trying to build an online shop on my own linux server. There are way too many options out there than I am able to ...
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Open Source Multimedia Gallery

I need to find an open source web-app that fits (or can be enhanced to fit) the following requirements: Multimedia gallery, that displays at least a thumbnail for audio, video, image, web docs, pdf, ...
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Software to build a site like FreeLancer.com

For my nonprofit I want to build a site similar to FreeLancer.com, that is some users post jobs and some users work for others. Is there (desirably free) ready software to do this? My site should ...
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Online tool for ranking students by comparing pairs

As a teacher, I face the recurring problem of having students identify the weakest members of their project group (consisting of 4 to 10 members). One of the students pitched the idea of having group ...
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Open-source, web-based, simple, visual, board-based task/project management

I am involved in different groups where volunteers are collaborating remotely on certain projects in their free-time. To coordinate those projects, I am looking for an open-source web-based task/...
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Simple email list manager

I'm looking for a simple email list server that I can install on my organization's web server. I'm the webmaster for a small charitable organization with about 600 regular donors and one or two major ...
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Staff timetabling software?

I have a new role which requires me, among other things, to staff some tertiary courses. The timetable is fixed, so what I have to do is to scatter staff among the various subjects so that each ...
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Web app for simple image labeling

How – or with what specific software – do they create these massive labeled image databases, such as the ImageNet? I need a very simple web application that works on top of some (mainly unlabeled) ...
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Server side app to retrieve email notifications from long-running processes, summarize the contents, and show a summary all in one webpage

I administer and monitor several processes that run in different servers - each process, whether they finish successfully, with errors, or don't even complete at all, sends an email notification with ...
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Is there any online/software tool available to select/find/narrow down a research topic?

Is there any online/software tool available to select/find/narrow down a research topic for 'Impact' research journal article/PhD thesis/Masters thesis? There are some tools available like this one. ...
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JS framework platform to develop video-heavy app for android/ios/web

There are many JavaScript framework to develop multiplatform apps. I need one which is focused on (or at least very good at) video capture and processing. Requirements: JavaScript-based framework ...
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What is a simple, Windows or web app to take notes on imported map images?

I would like to take images of maps -- videogame screenshots or exports, for example -- and put notes on them. I'd rather not use just Photoshop-style text boxes (although I might have to resort to ...
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Side-by-side online markdown editor with autoscroll supporting images correctly

I've tried so far StackEdit, Dillinger and Markable.in, but they all fail when it comes to autoscroll the preview properly when your Markdown includes tall images: Markable.in: always scrolls the ...