Faker Alternatives

    Faker is described as 'PHP library that generates fake data for you. Whether you need to bootstrap your database, create good-looking XML documents, fill-in your persistence to stress test it, or anonymize data taken from a production service, Faker is for you'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Faker for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Windows, iPhone and HP webOS. The best alternative is RANDOM.ORG, which is free. Other great apps like Faker are RandomPicker.com (Free Personal), Random Number Generator (Freemium), Random-Required (Free, Open Source) and Randomlyst (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 27, 2018

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      RANDOM.ORG offers true random numbers to anyone on the Internet. The randomness comes from atmospheric noise, which for many purposes is better than the pseudo-random number algorithms typically used in computer programs. People use RANDOM.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      RandomPicker is a random winner generator for your giveaways, raffles, contests or sweepstakes. It generates a public record for each project so you can prove the unbiased drawing. Used by more than 300,000 organizers worldwide.
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    1. Randomly generate millions of integers or floating point numbers in the desired radix (base), format, and numeric range. Generated random numbers may match any one of the 17 built-in discrete or continuous statistical probability distributions.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      A random string generator that can take numbers, letters, symbols, Chinese characters and arbitrary input as source to generate random string or text based on custom settings.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      This free app helps you generate, share and save lists of random integer numbers.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      TRENT (Trusted Random ENTropy), the trusted random number generator for contests and drawings. Can act as a free replacement for Random.org's Third-Party Draw Service.
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    2. Several random generators for creating songs, poems, band names, and comic strips
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    3. Randomly pick items and remove duplicates from large lists. Different probabilities can be assigned to each item and items can be picked in groups or individually. There is ability to pick same items multiple times, sort and shuffle lists, and more!.
      • Online
      The subscription API to generate fake sample data for convincing mockups. Use FakeJSON's data to test your ideas, populate your wireframes or showcase your designs Why use FakeJSON?
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      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Need to select between a bunch of people? Selector will decide for you! Have everyone hold a finger on the device and the spinner will spin until it selects one person.
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