| Osalt.com now in Spanish |
(read this announcement in Spanish below)
The popular Open source directory Osalt.com (Open Source as Alternative) is now available in Spanish
- How do you avoid paying for a Final Cut or...
| Rate and comment on open source products at osalt.com |
As of today, you are now able to contribute with rating and comments for each of all open source products listed at osalt.com.
Every open source product page now features a star rating (one to...
| osalt.com moving to new server |
In order to provide even better service for all of our users osalt.com is moving from hosting in Denmark to a new hosting facility in the US. This should result in faster access to the site not only...
| Games on osalt.com |
Today we launch a new category - Games - here on Open Source Alternative. This has long been requested by our users - and we and now finally able to go live.
We hope that this new addition to...
| New features on osalt.com |
From now on we will be able to post any article along side with our open source product news on osalt.com's frontpage and through our popular RSS feed. We will be posting information about the...
| Zim 0.48|
Zim-Wiki is a very useful open source application that allows you to organize your notes and thoughts. Simple to use and easy to learn, it supports inline images so that you can insert images from...
| Photoshop plug-ins for Gimp - now also for Linux |
In March, a Photoshop plug-in interface (Photoshop 8bf filters loader) was developed, which made it possible for you to use all your favourite Photoshop plug-ins in Gimp on - not only Windows - but...
| BleachBit |
BleachBit is an application that frees disk space and guards your privacy. It cleans the cache, clears internet history, deletes cookies and logs, shreds temporary files and gets rid of junk that...
| Apple iMovie |
iMovie is part of Apple's iLife suite and lets you view and work with, edit and share your movies. The latest version of iMovie has made a marked improvement in working with large projects,... Alternatives: Kino Avidemux VirtualDub Cinelerra
| Photomatix Pro 3.2|
There are so many times that your photos don't come out like you want them to, especially outdoors. The brightness of all those objects is more than the camera can deal with; colors, textures and... Alternatives: Qtpfsgui
| OpenOffice Draw 3.0|
Open Office Draw, part of the Open Office package, wasn't designed to compete with high-end graphics packages but is an easy to use, effective drawing tool that makes it simple to create flowcharts,...
| StarUML 5.0|
StarUML is a great open source UML application. Supporting UML 2.0 and MDA (Model Driven Architecture) StarUML let's you work with all related diagrams. Code generation can be done for Java, C++ and...
| Adobe Illustrator CS5|
Adobe Illustrator takes sophisticated drawing to a whole new level with its latest array of drawing tools, type and color controls and timesaving features. Whether you are drawing for industrial... Alternatives: Inkscape Skencil Xara LX
| InfraRecorder 0.50|
InfraRecorder is an easy to use CD and DVD burner application. It supports virtually all different formats including rewritable disc, multi-session disc and dual-layer DVDs. Also audio CDs can be...
| NeverNote |
Nevernote was created in response to popular demand of Linux users. A clone of Evernote, it was originally intended for Linux but can also run on Windows. Nevernote is a note-saving program that...
| RedNotebook |
RedNotebook is an electronic journal that allows you to do much more than old-fashioned analog journals used to. As well as keeping track of your thoughts, important events and all the daily notes...
| zNotes |
zNotes is a note management application. It has a user friendly, attractive interface and has vertical tabs that can be placed on any side of your text area. Use it to organize your daily tasks as...
| Jokosher |
Jokosher is a multi-track music editor. The interface uses familiar concepts to musicians rather than relying on their knowledge of multi-track recorders. Guitarists and other players who don't...
| MindTouch Core 9|
MindTouch is the Web's most popular commercially supported
wiki platform for creating content and mashups using a wiki interface.
The free, open source application is an easy to use program...
| FreeMind 0.8.0|
FreeMind is a great open source for all steps of project management. From simple note taking at project meetings - over brainstorming for new projects and keeping track of projects and time...
| Evernote |
Evernote provides a means to capture just about anything you would want to save whether it is notes to yourself, something you saw or heard or even just things that you like. It works with nearly... Alternatives: RedNotebook NeverNote
| WinSCP 4.2|
WinSCP originally started as a SCP (secure copy) client, but later gained SFTP capabilities - and as of April 2007 it also support legacy FTP. Once installed WinSCP integrates fully with Windows -...
| SmartDraw |
SmartDraw VP is the world's first visual processor. In the same way that a word processor automatically formats documents, SmartDraw VP automatically formats your visuals as you create them, making... Alternatives: Dia OpenOffice Draw Kivio StarUML ArgoUML
| Greenshot |
Greenshot is a screenshot tool, supports several image formats as well as saving part or all of a screen into a file within one second's time.
This program takes only a small amount of memory, a...
| WaveMaker |
WaveMaker is a visual, drag and drop development platform for building web applications. WaveMaker generates standard Java applications that can run in any Java server. Applications created by...
| XMind 3|
Mind mapping is the new approach to preparing big projects or organizing functions among a group or just helping you get things done in a timely manner. XMind is an open source program that helps...
| MuseScore 0.9.5|
MuseScore is an open source cross platform music notation program that has a lot of very good features. Simple to operate, notes are entered on a virtual note sheet with your mouse, MIDI or keyboard....
| CCleaner |
CCleaner from Piriform is a small application that cleans your Windows computer, protects your privacy and keeps your personal information more secure. Most computers that have slowed to a snail's... Alternatives: BleachBit
| MonoDevelop 2.0|
MonoDevelop is an open source free Gnome integrated development environment (IDE) for C#. Eventhough MonoDevelop has a short history it has some of the same features you would find in any...
| IBM SPSS |
SPSS is a collection of data and predictive analytics tools for business and statistical programmers. It can be used to figure out potential costs savings or organize data in order to make better... Alternatives: PSPP
| Qtpfsgui 1.9|
Qtpfsgui is a tool for tone mapping HDR photography (high dynamic range imaging), which combines several photos of the same thing but taken at different exposures, resulting in a true representation...
| Ventrilo 3.0|
Ventrilo is a scalable VoIP designed to solve problems with packet loss, uptime, network latency and administration. Although Ventrilo is popular with gamers, it is good for home and personal use... Alternatives: Mumble
| TuxGuitar |
TuxGuitar is a great music writing and learning tool with no pretensions to being a real DAW, although it does contain some DAW type features. It is a multitrack guitar tablature and standard...
| Roboform Pro 6.9|
Roboform Pro an application that encrypts and stores your passwords, giving you complete security. It will generate random passwords, too. Like other similar applications, Roboform Pro fills out... Alternatives: KeePass
| LimeWire 5.3|
LimeWire stepped in to replace Napster after it was shut down and has become the most popular client for the Gnutella network. Its clean interface works on any operating system as long as you have... Alternatives: FrostWire
| Open Source Alternative added to Technorati |
I am please to announce that the Open Source Alternative is now available on Technorati. More blogging features will be added to osalt.com in the very near future.
| Open source alternatives for educational and science software |
Osalt.com launches a new category for educational and science related software. This new category will list free open source software alternatives to proprietary products.
The software listed will...
| aMSN - a simple MSN clone |
Here on osalt.com we recieve many hits for people looking for alternatives to MSN Messenger. And while many of the alternatives we present are valid and great products - only one of them strives to...
| GnuCash for Windows |
After a long periode of time GnuCash is finally available as a binary for Windows. However, this is still a very preliminary version - so don't expect everything to work just yet. But this is still a...
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