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Tool to comment and discuss code without modifying it

I think that possibly Review Board would fit your needs: It doesn't change the code You and your team can review: A change or diff An existing block of code An image, screenshot or part of the ...
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Looking for a collaborative whiteboard app

Not quite a collaborative whiteboard but a couple of resources that I think will be invaluable in the distance learning/teaching field. All of them are free and cross platform. Google Docs allows ...
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What is an open-source alternative to the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, JIRA, etc.)?

TRAC has wiki, bug tracker, code viewer, all with markup to interlink. Or, there is its fork Apache Bloodhound. All written in Python, plenty of plugins. Very mature. BTW Trac wiki is much closer ...
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What is an open-source alternative to the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, JIRA, etc.)?

I've played with Phabricator a little bit, but it's been over a year. It seems to have set its sights high with lots of components and functionality.
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Receipt OCR & Personal Finance Management app for Android?

Receipts Pros: OCR understanding receipts Offline OCR! low privileges requirement Export options (Dropbox, Google Docs) Cons: Can not supply photo from gallery (have to make new each time) Couldn'...
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Is there a good way to tie a stack trace to a known solutions log?

There are systems similar to what you're asking. I don't think there's a well-known generic name for them, I know them as "exception trackers", "exception loggers" or "error catchers". Examples (...
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Real-time code collaboration

Codenvy is a pure webapp IDE which might fit your requirements for real-time collaboration. It looks like a fairly complete IDE that runs entirely in Chrome. According to the publisher: The ...
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Any online collaborative drawing/diagramming/brainstorming tools that support freehand drawing as well as shapes?

You can create a Drawing type document on Google Drive: It has a Lines and a Shapes menu. Under the first you can find Scribble which corresponds to freehand drawing, and under the second you can ...
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Wiki (or similar knowledge base platform) that allows inline annotation/comment threads

Confluence, as of a recent version, supports inline comment threads. After selecting some text while viewing the page (not in edit mode), a button will pop up from the highlighted text with the ...
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What is an open-source alternative to the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, JIRA, etc.)?

That's simple - GitLab - i know you're looking at another direction, but if you think about it, GitLab has great implementation opportunities beyond building software. It has most of the features ...
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Real time interactive whiteboard for tutoring math

I would suggest taking a look at iPython Notebooks and possibly coLabatory: All your graphing requirements should be met by the plotting functions available Collaboration via Google Docs Results ...
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Real-time code collaboration

The other's responses are very good for showing why you might not want to do it but if you are set on collaborating(which I do think has some benefits): have you tried c9.io. That seems to be exactly ...
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Real-time code collaboration

I think you should reconsider the idea of several people live-editing a single code file. That may be great when teaching or pair-programming (ie, working on the same thing), but not for working on ...
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Real-time code collaboration

Codeanywhere states on their web site they are collaboration platform for developers. And they have really nice web based editor that works from any browser so firewall is not the issue. Using ...
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Receipt OCR & Personal Finance Management app for Android?

Receipts by Wave Wave HQ - January 3, 2014 Finance Prons: OCR of Receipts! Nice UI Exporting to Google Drive, Dropbox... separate private and business accounting in same app Cons: require more ...
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Looking for a scale-able full featured ECM or Collaboration Suite

I realize the question is old by now, but in case anyone is still looking... I've started using Bitrix24 (https://www.bitrix24.com/), and I've been impressed with the depth of features. It's still a ...
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Collaborative installable IDE

https://docs.c9.io/run_your_own_workspace.html This tutorial should be pretty helpful for a simple solution, you can "install" a Cloud9 workspace on your system. You can then proceed to use that ...
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Format and Software for Self-Hosted Web Based Genealogy Website

I've just gone through a similar analysis myself. I don't have my site(s) live yet to show you, but I settled on Wordpress and TNG. Wordpress because I've already loaded and customized self-hosted ...
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Webapp that helps me get feedback/collaborators for a software idea?

If you at least know what the software should do, then http://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com is a good place to submit the idea, if worded correctly it will become the top Google hit for people ...
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Manage OSM points online

You could use uMap. It is an online tool for creating maps, based on OpenStreetMap. You can draw markers, lines and areas on the map. These can be given names, descriptions, icons and colours. There ...
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Software for offline collaborative writing

Etherpad meets your requirements, as far as I understand: Collaborative text editor with a web interface. Supports Windows/Unix/Mac. Fully open source. Installation is straightforward. You didn't ...
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Any collaborative tool/website to localize an Android app?

Another simple to use and currently free solution is available here: Translations The advantage of this solution is that you can create screenshots using a desktop program. This desktop program can ...
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Real-time code collaboration

To answer the question "I'm looking for a program that will create a virtual folder," I suggest Bittorrent Sync as a good cloud-free Dropbox-style folder sync app. It comes with an installer, but I ...
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Real-time code collaboration

Have you considered Bitbucket? You mentioned in your question that you tried Github, but I wanted to bring to your attention another alternative. Bitbucket, unlike Github, gives unlimited free ...
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CMS with many out-of-the-box modules and friendly learning curve

I have used all three of those, as well as DNN and MediaWiki. Joomla and Drupal both offer what you are looking for. They both have a small learning curve, however I feel Drupal is more flexible. ...
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App for collaborative shopping list (alternative to Out of Milk)

Seems to be the perfect use case for Bring!. They support muliple shopping lists, and a realtime sharing of the lists between a group of users. If someone goes shopping, the others can add some new ...
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Real time interactive whiteboard for tutoring math

Having been a math tutor and aspiring computer programmer since about 2014, I feel I should share my experiences with trying to find/make software to solve this very problem. I recognize that this may ...
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CMS with real-time collaboration/co-authoring (like Google Docs)?

You can use Etherpad to generate the text collaboratively. Typo3 has an Etherpad integration, but I haven't used it. Etherpad is a collaborative real-time text editor that lets you export your result ...
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Web-based text annotation

You can use brat: Open source (MIT License) web-based multiple annotations (I don't know whether it is unlimited). login system to edit
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Looking for a collaborative whiteboard app

TeamViewer + GeoGebra TeamViewer is a cross-platform screen sharing software. It has a built in whiteboard, but it might be better to use another application for that such as GeoGebra or any of the ...
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