The friends over on DonationCoder hold an annual software development event called NANY -- New Apps for the New Year -- in which programmers pledge to release programs and apps.
The results of the NANY 2018 event have been published on the DonationCoder forum, and you may head over to the forum to download any app or program from there for free.
I write a summary each year to make this easier for you and as a thank you to DonationCoder as they have a remarkable thing going over there and deserve more attention than they get.
Without further ado the NANY 2018 apps and programs:
ytsearch for Linux is a Youtube search and stream app.
BedPlanner is a Java application designed to plan sleeping arrangements. Designed for Red Cross volunteers, it can match a list of people with locations, rooms or beds.
Cnpaperplay is a set of utilities and pre-made books that reproduce the boardgame Codenames Duet. It comes as a series of PDF files that you need to print to get started. You need two players, a pencil and the printed books to play.
Joomla plugins. A set of plugins for Joomla, e.g., a log viewer or meta info viewer and editor.
twtxtc is a command line client for the twtxt micro-blogging network.
Solarized Minimal Visual Studio Code is a theme for the Visual Studio code editor.
UnClouder, an add-on for Firefox that replaces "the cloud" with "other people's computers".
WordPress plugins. Two plugins for WordPress multisite. One less site admins access their upload folder, the other is an audit log for the plugin WP Security Audit Log.
ymarks is a self-hosted open source alternative to XMarks that lets you synchronize bookmarks
BaseImage creates inline-base64 encoding of images.
BaseQuiz challenges you to convert numbers between mathematical bases.
Chrome Wire takes Chromecast wallpapers and sets them as Windows wallpapers.
Constant Info displays a list of prioritized items in ticker-style on the screen for use within workgroups.
Database utilities to dump Oracle, Microsoft SQL or SQlite data to CSV.
DualCopy, a helper application for TeraCopy and Fastcopy. Offers options to manage favorites, recently used folders.
Ethereum Denomination Converter to convert between denominations of the cryptocurrency Ethereum.
Folder Zip adds convert to zip and convert to folder to the context menu.
Gowser. A gopher browser for Windows.
Health Reader displays exported Apple iOS health XML data.
Image Card Printer is a printing program for Windows designed to print a large number of images on card stock paper (e.g., business cards).
Lock Screen Reflection takes the Windows 10 lock screen background image and sets it as the desktop wallpaper.
Mini Clip Mon. Simple clipboard manager for Windows.
morg, an open source markup language tool.
Multi-Launcher displays recent programs, documents, folders, and webpages so that you can launch them quickly again.
Overlap Wallpaper version 3 displays a photo on the desktop wallpaper. Supports transparency in the latest version.
Simple Reminders. Set task reminders. Designed specifically for daily tasks.
Speed Dial Image Warlock. Create Speed Dials for the Vivaldi browser.
PlainTasks. A simple task manager productivity app that supports up to three tasks.
Proofy helps professional proofreaders keep track of jobs and income.
Ready Bible Study is a feature-rich program for Bible studies.
Shortcuts Creator is a launcher to launch favorite apps, documents and other things.
Stick A Note (version 3) updates the previously released program. It is a sticky note program that sticks notes to program windows.
SubAHK, a front-end client for the Subsonic media streaming server.
TagMage lets you ta images quickly.
WHAT (Windows Hotkey Activator Tool) maps hotkeys to windows to bring them to the front when you activate the hotkey.
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