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  • qBittorrent

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com ... Haiku Website

    The qBittorrent project aims to provide a Free Software alternative to Small µTorrent iconµTorrent. Additionally, qBittorrent runs and provides the same features on all major platforms (Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD).

    qBittorrent is based on the Qt toolkit and libtorrent-rasterbar library.

    Features

    Polished µTorrent-like User Interface

    Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine
    Simultaneous search in most famous BitTorrent search sites
    Per-category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Movies)

    All Bittorrent extensions
    DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, Magnet/BitComet URIs, ...

    Remote control through a Web user interface
    Nearly identical to the regular UI, all in Ajax

    Advanced control over trackers, peers and torrents
    Torrents queueing and prioritizing
    Torrent content selection and prioritizing

    Natively integrated: When Downloads Completes Options (no need for additional script or plug-in)
    Exit, Suspend, Hibernate, Shutdown

    UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support

    Available in ~41 languages (Unicode support)

    Torrent creation tool

    Advanced RSS support with download filters (inc. regex)

    Bandwidth scheduler

    IP Filtering (eMule and PeerGuardian compatible)

    IPv6 compliant

    Sequential downloading (aka "Download in order")

    Available on most platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD

     

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  • Dash

    Commercial Mac Website

    Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for almost any API you might use. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.

    Documentation Browser Features:
    • 150+ offline documentation sets
    • Download docsets from CocoaDocs.org, RubyGems.org, Maven.org (Java and Scala), Packagist.org (PHP) and GoDoc.org.
    • Supports docsets generated using popular tools like Appledoc and Doxygen.
    • Methods are conveniently shown in a special Table of Contents.
    • Highlighted in-page search.
    • Save bookmarks of your most used documentation pages.
    • Create search profiles to easily switch between docsets.
    • Easily search specific docsets by defining keyword filters (e.g. start your query with "python:" to search only the Python documentation).
    • Integration plugins for: Xcode, Alfred, Quicksilver, LaunchBar, Coda, Espresso, PopClip, Sublime Text, Atom, Chocolat, Emacs, Vim, BBEdit, TextWrangler, TextMate, Eclipse, AppCode, Android Studio, IntelliJ Idea, RubyMine, WebStorm, PhpStorm, PyCharm, Terminal, AppleScript.
    • Easily integrate with any other application using the "dash://" URL scheme or the "Look up in Dash" system service.
    • Fuzzy search. Don't let misspells get in your way.
    • Built for speed. Searching is almost instant.

    Snippet Manager Features:
    • Collect snippets of code that you reuse often.
    • Sync by saving your library in Dropbox.
    • Over 80 syntaxes for code highlighting.
    • Variable Placeholders can be edited before pasting.
    • Abbreviations are expanded wherever you type them.

    Special Snippet Placeholders:
    • @clipboard expands into the contents of the clipboard.
    • @cursor repositions the cursor after expansion.
    • @date expands into the current date.
    • @time expands into the current time.

     

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  • BetterZip Quick Look Generator

    Free Mac Website

    Wouldn't it be great if Mac OS X's Quick Look would let you inspect the contents of compressed archives? With the help of the BetterZip Quick Look Generator, it can.
    The currently supported archive formats are: ZIP, TAR, GZip, BZip2, ARJ, LZH, ISO, CHM, CAB, CPIO, RAR, 7-Zip, DEB, RPM, StuffIt's SIT, DiskDoubler, BinHex, and MacBinary.

     

  • DBeaver

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Eclipse Java Website

    DBeaver - Universal Database Manager and SQL Client. DBeaver is free and open source (GPL) universal database tool for developers and database administrators.

    Usability is the main goal of this project, program UI is carefully designed and implemented.
    It is based on open source framework and allows writing of various extensions (plugins).
    It supports any database having a JDBC driver.
    It may handle any external data source which may or may not have a JDBC driver.
    There is a set of plugins for certain databases (MySQL, DB2, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MongoDB, Cassandra and Redis in version 3.x) and different database management utilities (ER diagrams, data migration, metadata editors, etc).

     

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  • Telegram

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Linux Mobile Android Wear PortableApps.com FreeBSD Website

    Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple, and free. It is like SMS, but more powerful.

     

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  • LuLu by Objective-See

    Free Mac Website

    LuLu is the free, shared-source macOS firewall that aims to block unknown outgoing connections unless explicitly approved by the user.

     

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  • BetterZip

    Commercial Mac Website

    Extract Only Files You Really Need.
    Create Archives.
    Update Archives.
    Protect Your Data.
    Open Archives Without Extracting (ZIP, SIT, TAR, GZip, BZip2, RAR, 7-Zip, CPIO, ARJ, LZH/LHA, JAR, WAR, CAB, ISO, CHM).

     

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  • balenaEtcher

    Free Mac Windows Linux Website

    balenaEtcher is a free and open-source image burner with support for Windows, macOS and GNU/Linux. It makes USB and SD card image burning as simple and fast as possible.

    FEATURES

    • Validated Burning - No more writing images on corrupted cards and wondering why your device isn't booting.
    • Hard Drive Friendly - Makes drive selection obvious to avoid wiping your entire hard-drive
    • Beautiful Interface - Who said burning SD cards has to be an eyesore.
    • Open Source - Made with JS, HTML, node.js and Electron. Dive in and contribute!
    • Cross Platform - Works for everyone, no more complicated install instructions.

     

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  • iStat Menus

    Commercial Mac iPhone Website

    iStat is a series of system monitor apps. It's available in different versions: iStat Menus, iStat for iOS and iStat Server as a companion application to the iStat for iOS app that lets you remotely monitor your computers (free for Windows and Mac).

    CPU
    Realtime CPU graphs and a list of the top 5 CPU resource hogs. CPU usage can be tracked by individual cores or with all cores combined, to save menubar space.
    Network
    A realtime graph to keep on top of what’s being sent and received for all network connections.
    Date & Time
    A highly configurable date, time and calendar for your menubar, including fuzzy clock and moon phase. A world clock with sunrise, sunset, moonrise and moonset times for over 20,000 cities. It’s one of the most powerful replacements for Apple’s date and time menu available.
    Disk Usage
    See used or free space for multiple disks in your menubar. More detail for all your disks is only a click away.
    Disk Activity
    Detailed disk I/O in your menubar, displayed as a graph, a variety of different read and write indicators, or both.
    Sensors
    Realtime listings of the sensors in your Mac, including temperatures, hard drive temperatures (where supported), fans, voltages, current and power. Fan speeds can be controlled, with different rules when on battery power, if you’d like.
    Battery
    Detailed info on your battery’s current state and a highly configurable menu item that can change if you’re draining, charging, or completely charged.
    Memory
    Memory stats for your menubar, shown as a pie chart, graph, percentage, bar or any combination of those things. The memory dropdown menu shows a list of the top 5 memory hogs, as well as other useful info.
    Complete control
    Each menu extra comes with many different display modes, customizable colours, font sizes and widths.

     

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  • Wireshark

    Free Mac Windows Linux BSD Website

    Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer. It lets you capture and interactively browse the traffic running on a computer network. It is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational institutions.

    Wireshark has a rich feature set which includes the following:

    -Deep inspection of hundreds of protocols, with more being added all the time
    -Live capture and offline analysis
    -Standard three-pane packet browser
    -Multi-platform: Runs on Windows, Linux, OS X, Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and many others
    -Captured network data can be browsed via a GUI, or via the TTY-mode TShark utility
    -The most powerful display filters in the industry
    -Rich VoIP analysis
    -Read/write many different capture file formats: tcpdump (libpcap), Pcap NG, Catapult DCT2000, Cisco Secure IDS iplog, Microsoft Network Monitor, Network General Sniffer® (compressed and uncompressed), Sniffer® Pro, and NetXray®, Network Instruments Observer, NetScreen snoop, Novell LANalyzer, RADCOM WAN/LAN Analyzer, Shomiti/Finisar Surveyor, Tektronix K12xx, Visual Networks Visual UpTime, WildPackets EtherPeek/TokenPeek/AiroPeek, and many others
    -Capture files compressed with gzip can be decompressed on the fly
    -Live data can be read from Ethernet, IEEE 802.11, PPP/HDLC, ATM, Bluetooth, USB, Token Ring, Frame Relay, FDDI, and others (depending on your platform)
    -Decryption support for many protocols, including IPsec, ISAKMP, Kerberos, SNMPv3, SSL/TLS, WEP, and WPA/WPA2
    -Coloring rules can be applied to the packet list for quick, intuitive analysis
    -Output can be exported to XML, PostScript®, CSV, or plain text

     

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  • iShowU Instant

    Commercial Mac Website

    Quickly and easily creating a video directly from your screen (in realtime). QuickTime or M4V.

     

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  • Discord

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Chrome OS BSD iPad Electron / Atom Shell FreeBSD Website

    Discord is about giving people the power to create belonging in their lives. We want to make it easier for you to talk regularly with the people you care about. We want you to build genuine relationships with your friends and communities close to home or around the world. Original, reliable, playful, and relatable. These are the values that connect our users and our employees at Discord.

     

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  • Parallels Desktop

    Commercial Mac Website

    Parallels Desktop gives Mac users the ability to run Windows, Linux or any other operating system and their critical applications at the same time as Mac OS X on any Intel-powered Mac Pro, iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook or MacBook Pro.

    The subscription includes Small Parallels Toolbox iconParallels Toolbox with over 30 one-touch tools.

    Moreover with Parallels Desktop Lite, available on the Mac App Store, you can
    • Download and run Linux virtual machines – Free
    • Install and run macOS® virtual machines – Free
    • Install and run Windows virtual machines – Requires in-app purchase of an auto-renewable subscription (1 year)
    There is a fully functional 14-day trial, so you can test Parallels Desktop Lite (including installation and use of Windows) before you commit.
    Note: Windows is purchased separately.
    Note: Windows is purchased separately.

     

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  • Parallels Toolbox

    Commercial Mac Windows Website

    Parallels Toolbox is a collection of essential tools with zero complicated settings.
    Take a screenshot with a simple click, secure private files with a password, download a favorite video from YouTube or Facebook with no fuss, easily record a screencast, or keep your computer from sleeping with the push of a button.

    Tools include:

    • Do Not Sleep
    • Convert a Video
    • Lock Screen
    • Mute Your Microphone
    • Take Video
    • Eject Volumes
    • Hide Desktop
    • Archive Your Files
    • Record Audio
    • Block Camera
    • App Launcher
    • Time Management
    • Download a Video
    • Do Not Disturb
    • Record Your Screen
    • Take Screenshots
    • Take Photo
    • Clean Drive
    • Make GIF
    • Find Duplicates
    • Download Audio
    • Switch Resolution
    • Airplane Mode
    • Presentation Mode

    New tools are regularly added—which subscribers get automatically, for no added cost.

     

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  • VLC Media Player

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Chrome OS Windows S Android Tablet BSD Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10 Apple Watch Apple TV Kindle Fire Haiku Website

    VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework. Owned by the non-profit organization VideoLAN.

     

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  • Hyper

    Free Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell Website

    Hyper™ is a beautiful and extensible, cross-platform terminal built on open web standards. It provides an elegant command-line experience that is consistent across all supported platforms which includes macOS, Windows and various Linux distributions like Fedora and Debian.

    For developers, extensions are universal Node.js modules loaded by both Electron and the renderer process.

     

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  • Visual Studio Code

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Website

    VS Code is more than just a code editor, it provides the tools and extensions to compile, debug, compare, refactor, and even manage code repositories all within a highly-customised development environment.

     

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