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  • calibre

    Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application made by users, for users. Many languages, designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • LibreOffice - Writer

    Writer has all the features you need from a modern, full-featured word processing or desktop publishing tool. It's simple enough for a quick memo, but powerful enough to create complete books with contents, diagrams, indexes, etc.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com ReactOS

  • Nextcloud

    A safe home for all your data – Access & share your files, calendars, contacts, mail & more from any device, on your terms.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad ... Self-Hosted Cloudron

  • Tiny Tiny RSS

    Web-based news feed aggregator, designed to allow you to read news from any location, while feeling as close to a real desktop application as possible.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux Android Android Tablet Self-Hosted Cloudron

  • RSSOwl

    RSSOwl collects data from RSS-compliant sites are called RSS readers or "aggregators.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued RSSOwl is unmaintained and has several known vulnerabilities. The project is no longer recommended.
  • Miro

    Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued No updates since 2013. Youtube intergration broken because of no updates since youtube API changed. See changelog: http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/pculture.org/Miro/
  • Scrivener

    Scrivener is a word processor and project management tool created specifically for writers of long texts such as novels and research papers.

     

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    Commercial Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad Wine

  • Okular

    Okular is a universal document viewer based developed by KDE. Okular works on multiple platforms, including but not limited to Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, *BSD, etc.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • FBReader

    FBReader is an e-book reader for various platforms. Features: Supported e-book formats are: ePub, an international e-publishing standard. fb2, a Russian e-books standard de facto.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone S60 Blackberry Android Tablet ... BSD iPad

  • wallabag

    wallabag is an opensource self hostable application for saving web pages. ## Comfortable reading wallabag extracts the article's content (and only its content!) and displays it in a comfortable view.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Windows S Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad Self-Hosted Chrome Cloudron Opera Firefox

  • Raindrop.io

    Raindrop.io saves not just bookmarks but associated content depending on page type. If it's an article, it will be cut and saved with the bookmark. The same applies to video, photo and presentations.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Vivaldi Browser ... Chrome Safari Yandex.Browser Opera Firefox

  • Sonarr

    Sonarr (formerly NzbDrone) is a PVR for Usenet and BitTorrent users. It can monitor multiple RSS feeds for new episodes of your favorite shows and will grab, sorts and renames them.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Mono

  • QuiteRSS

    Features: Feed and news filters: new, unread, starred, deleted (for news until restart application) User filters Proxy configuration: automatic or manual Feed import wizard: Search feed URL if site URL was entered ...

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • Liferea

    Liferea (Linux Feed Reader) is an aggregator for online news feeds and weblogs. There are many other news readers available, but these others are not available for Linux or require many extra libraries to be installed.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

  • Readability

    Readability turns any web page into a clean view for reading now or later on your computer, smartphone, or tablet.

     

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    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad ... Chrome Safari Kindle Fire Firefox

    • Discontinued The Readability bookmarking service shut down on September 30, 2016.
  • TagSpaces

    TagSpaces is a multiplatform application, which allows you to manage and organize your local files with the help of tags.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet Self-Hosted Chrome ... Firefox

  • SABnzbd

    SABnzbd is a free/open-source cross-platform binary newsreader written in Python.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Sigil

    Sigil is a multi-platform WYSIWYG ebook editor. It is designed to edit books in ePub format.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

  • GCstar

    GCstar is a free open source application for managing your collections. Detailed information on each item can be automatically retrieved from the internet and you can store additional data, such as the location or who you've lent it to.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Claws Mail

    Claws Mail is an email client (and news reader), based on GTK+, featuring Quick response Graceful, and sophisticated interface Easy configuration, intuitive operation Abundant features Extensibility ...

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

  • FeedReader

    FeedReader Online is a FREE RSS news aggregation solution that provides robust, state-of-the-art features in an intuitive, user-friendly environment.

     

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    Free Windows Linux Web

  • Docear

    Docear is a unique solution to academic literature management, which helps you organizing, creating, and discovering academic literature. The 3 most distinct features are: 1.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

    • Discontinued Development and support of Docear have been stopped in August 2017. Last version, 1.2, released in December 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website. http://www.docear.org/2017/02/05/docears-online-services-are-down-recommendation-user-registration-backup/
  • Comix

    Comix is an image viewer specifically designed to handle comic books. It reads ZIP, RAR and tar archives (also gzip or bzip2 compressed), as well as plain image files. It has a simple and user-friendly GUI using PyGTK.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated; this is the reason the https://alternativeto.net/software/mcomix/ fork was started. Last version of Comix, 4.0.4, released in April 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Haroopad

    Haroopad is a markdown enabled document processor for creating web-friendly documents. You can author various formats of documents such as blog article, slide, presentation, report, and e-mail as if experts did.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Latest commit 4b1c0af on Jan 3, 2015. See https://github.com/rhiokim/haroopad