Newsboat

Newsboat

Web site: newsboat.org
Category: Network
Subcategory: RSS Readers
Platform: BSD, Linux, OS X
License: MIT
Interface: CLI
Programing language: C++
First release: 2007
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Newsboat – an RSS/Atom feed reader for text terminals. RSS and Atom are a number of widely-used XML formats to transmit, publish and syndicate articles, for example news or blog articles. Newsboat is designed to be used on text terminals on Unix or Unix-like systems such as GNU/Linux, BSD or macOS.

Its interface draws inspiration from mutt and slrn.

Newsboat is a fork of abandoned Newsbeuter.

Mobbit

Mobbit

Web site: mibbit.com
Category: Network
Subcategory: IRC clients, IM
Platform: Cross-platform
License: Proprietary
Interface: Web interface
Programing language: JavaScript, Java
First release: November 2007
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Mobbit – an online chat client that supports a variety of Platforms including all popular web browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera. It does this without any special browser plugins; a Javascript-enabled browser/device is all that is required. The Mibbit Widget Manager is used by many webmasters to provide a real time chat window embedded onto their websites.

Main features:
– Both a main client, and a widget client. Premium widget available.
– Fast & lightweight.
– Connect to multiple servers (main only) and channels through use of tabs.
– SSL Support.
– Default UTF-8 character set; many other character sets possible.
– Typing notification in Userlist (By default, users names’ turns red while they are typing).
– Recent Chat (disabled by default per channel).
– Extended Whois information.
– Device identification – Wii users show up as a joystick, iPod touch show up as an ipod, iPhone as a phone… You get the idea. This makes it easy to tell why someone is typing slowly for instance.
– Parsing of links, channels, Smilies, mIRC color, and IRC URLs.
– Ability to save and edit Preferences.
– Tab-Nickname Completion.
– View thumbnails of images and YouTube videos
– Input history for each channel.
– Integrated Pastebin, language translation, and Minify URL Service.
– Aliases.
– Filters to replace text you send and/or receive.
– User menu commands.

The project founder is Jimmy Moore.

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Instantbird

Instantbird

Web site: instantbird.com
Category: Network
Subcategory: IM, IRC clients
Platform: Linux, OS X, Windows
License: GPL
Interface: GUI
Programing language: C, JavaScript
First release: October 18, 2007
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Instantbird – an instant messaging client with support for AOL, Yahoo, MSN, Google Talk, Twitter, Facebook, XMPP, IRC and ICQ. It supports for customization using themes and extensions built-in. Instantbird is built on the same technical platform as Firefox.

As of October 2017 development of Instantbird as a standalone product has been stopped.

StealthNet

StealthNet

Web site: sourceforge.net/projects/stealthnet/
Category: Network
Subcategory: Peer2Peer Clients
Platform: Windows, Linux (via Wine)
License: GPL
Interface: GUI
Programing language: C#
First release: 2007
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StealthNet – an anonymous P2P file sharing software based on the original RShare client, and has been enhanced. It is based on the former RShare Chamäleon client and offers a lot of new features like optimized bandwidth control and so on.

The freely distributable StealthNet application is a clear and easy-to-use client that enables file sharing within P2P networks. This client is based on the original RShare client and provides a number of useful features. StealthNet enables anonymous file sharing, improved file downloads (follow-up to interrupted downloads) and more. The program provides tools for searching for files with the possibility of filtering them by type.

Main features:
– Client for file sharing within P2P networks
– Anonymous file sharing
– Clear user interface
– And more

The screenshot source: it.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:SNscreen.png; License: GNU GPL.

ooVoo

ooVoo

Web site: oovoo.com/oovoo/
Category: Network
Subcategory: Instant Messengers, VoIP Clients
Platform: Android, iOS, OS X, Windows
License: Proprietary
Interface: GUI
Programing language:
First release: 2007
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ooVoo – a free video chatting and messaging app that was launched back in 2007. It was one of the first apps that introduced the feature of video calling to the internet. ooVoo first launched its application for Microsoft Windows and then gradually released its applications for Android, iOS, Mac OS X, Windows Phone, and Facebook.

ooVoo’s Chains is a community driven platform that allows you to create unique contents and share with a large group of unified creators. The app with it’s cutting-edge technology supports uninterrupted HD video calling with upto 8 people simultaneously from anywhere around the world even with LTE network.

The project is developed by ooVoo LLC and owned by Krush Technologies, LLC.

ForkLift

ForkLift

Web site: binarynights.com
Category: Network, Tools
Subcategory: File Transfer, File Managers
Platform: OS X
License: Proprietary
Interface: GUI
Programing language: Swift
First release: June 1, 2007

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ForkLift – a dual pane file manager and file transfer client for macOS.

Features:
– Connect to SFTP, FTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3, Backblaze B2, Google Drive, Rackspace CloudFiles, SMB, AFP, and NFS remote volumes
– Loads to a menu bar and lets you mount a saved remote connection as disk, upload files to a remote server from Finder by drag and drop, or run a saved Synclet even if ForkLift is not running
– Compare local or remote source and target folders identifying matching, modified, new and deleted files
– Synchronize files one or two-way with a single mouseclick, or save it as a favorite
– The preview panel shows you useful information about the selected file; it lets you playback audio and video files, inspect images, PDFs, and other popular document types
– You can do quick edits on a text file in place, both on local drives and remote servers
– Easily access your favorites, devices, menu commands, open a selected file with a desired application
– Multi Rename option lets you rename a large number of files on your local drives or remote servers
– Dropbox Support
– Organize your documents and files with tags
– Archive Management
– Make hidden files and folders visible easily by using a shortcut or pressing a button in the toolbar
– and much more…

Fling

Fling

Web site: nchsoftware.com/fling/index.html
Category: Network
Subcategory: File Backup and Sync
Platform: Windows
License: Proprietary, Freeware
Interface: GUI
Programing language:
First release: 2007

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Fling FTP Sync and Upload Software – an easy-to-use file transfer protocol (FTP) software to automate uploading and transferring files and folders. Fling sets itself apart by seamlessly integrating with your local Windows Explorer so you can upload from the right-click menu for incredibly fast uploading.

Features:
– Upload directly from within Windows Explorer
– Detect file changes and upload automatically
– Schedule automatic scans and uploads
– Manage file transfers to multiple destinations
– Automatically detect and upload changes (incremental FTP/back up)
– Maintain documents stored on a network folder
– Supports secure FTP via SSL (FTPS)

Fling is typically used to maintain a website. However, additional automation and scheduling features are also ideal for backing up folders and more.

ClassicFTP

Classic FTP

Web site: nchsoftware.com/classic/index.html
Category: Network
Subcategory: File Transfer
Platform: OS X, Windows
License: Proprietary, Freeware
Interface: GUI
Programing language:
First release: 2007

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Classic FTP – a free, small and easy-to-use FTP client that allows you to manage files on servers or any computers working in local networks. Classic FTP has a synchronization function, which lets you automatically send or download your files.

Features:
– The intuitive user interface makes uploading files to the internet easy
– The Synchronize tool checks local and remote folders for the most up-to-date copies of everything
– Easily drag and drop files in and out of Classic FTP
– Supports the secure FTP protocol (SSL)
– Compatible with all popular FTP servers
– Runs on both Windows and Apple Mac OS X
– Easy setup wizard to help you establish FTP site connections

A free version of Classic FTP is available for non-commercial use only.

Egnyte

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Web site: egnyte.com
Category: Network
Subcategory: File Backup and Sync
Platform: Android, iOS, Linux, OS X, Windows
License: Proprietary, Trialware
Interface: Web interface
Programing language:
First release: 2007

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Egnyte – a proprietary application of data syncing and sharing, created by the Egnyte company located in California, USA. The content services platform allows teams to work however they want, wherever they are, with a seamless, collaborative workflow. Experience powerful, compliant, collaboration that’s built for business and designed for people.

Main goals:
– Work efficiently with internal and remote users
– Reduce bandwidth usage with intelligent file access
– A complete collaboration platform for the entire organization
– Complete data visibility and rich audit capability
– Meets all industrial and global data regulations
– Enforce security policies to protect intellectual property
– Compatible with popular industrial applications
– Simple SaaS side-steps the need for VPN/FTP
– Modernize existing infrastructure without rip and replace

Free trial available to test it out.

Synkron

Synkron

Web site: synkron.sourceforge.net
Category: Network
Subcategory: File Backup and Sync
Platform: Linux, OS X, Windows
License: GPL
Interface: GUI
Programing language: C++
First release: June 3, 2007

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Synkron – a simple Qt application that allows you to sync folders, for example a flash disk with a folder on your hard disk. Apart from doing synchronizations, it provides many other additional features. The user interface of Synkron is divided into several sections: Synchronize, Multisync, SyncView, Scheduler, Restore, Blacklist and Filters. To switch between these sections, use the toolbar.

Features:
– sync multiple folders at once
– analyze folders to see what is going to be done in sync
– exclude files from sync
– restore files that were overwritten or deleted in previous syncs
– lets you configure your synchronizations in detail
– a cross-platform application that runs on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux

The latest version of Synkorn 1.6.2 was released in 2011.

The project developer is Matúš Tomlein.