vscode by Microsoft

Visual Studio Code

created at Sept. 3, 2015, 8:23 p.m.

TypeScript

3,134 +5

115,584 +283

18,832 +103

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electron by electron

:electron: Build cross-platform desktop apps with JavaScript, HTML, and CSS

created at April 12, 2013, 1:47 a.m.

C++

2,935 -1

91,657 +125

12,304 +14

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atom by atom

:atom: The hackable text editor

created at Jan. 20, 2012, 6:18 p.m.

JavaScript

2,588 -3

55,009 +47

16,069 +10

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ionic-framework by ionic-team

A powerful cross-platform UI toolkit for building native-quality iOS, Android, and Progressive Web Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

created at Aug. 20, 2013, 11:06 p.m.

TypeScript

1,747 +8

44,079 +572

13,385 +7

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you-get by soimort

arrow double down Dumb downloader that scrapes the web

created at Aug. 20, 2012, 3:53 p.m.

Python

1,400 +2

40,275 +93

8,316 +12

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nw.js by nwjs

Call all Node.js modules directly from DOM/WebWorker and enable a new way of writing applications with all Web technologies.

created at Jan. 4, 2012, 6:21 a.m.

JavaScript

1,684 -1

38,091 +22

3,932 -3

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hyper by zeit

A terminal built on web technologies

created at July 1, 2016, 6:01 a.m.

TypeScript

482 -1

35,802 +45

2,966 +5

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shadowsocks by shadowsocks

None

created at April 20, 2012, 1:10 p.m.

Python

2,119 -2

33,007 +4

19,610 -3

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alacritty by alacritty

A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

created at Feb. 18, 2016, 5:02 a.m.

Rust

465 +2

31,593 +476

1,662 +21

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ShadowsocksX-NG by shadowsocks

Next Generation of ShadowsocksX

created at June 10, 2016, 11:49 a.m.

Swift

989 +0

29,397 +29

7,820 +1

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iina by iina

The modern video player for macOS.

created at Dec. 19, 2016, 7:18 a.m.

Swift

540 +0

26,890 +52

2,016 +2

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bat by sharkdp

A cat(1) clone with wings.

created at April 21, 2018, 10:52 a.m.

Rust

183 -1

26,881 +154

685 +1

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Motrix by agalwood

A full-featured download manager.

created at Dec. 18, 2018, 11:45 a.m.

JavaScript

432 +2

25,866 +80

3,188 +7

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nylas-mail by nylas

love letter An extensible desktop mail app built on the modern web. Forks welcome!

created at Oct. 16, 2014, 6:29 p.m.

JavaScript

467 -1

24,610 +2

1,440 +0

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vim by vim

The official Vim repository

created at Aug. 18, 2015, 9:03 p.m.

Vim script

693 -2

23,638 +63

3,517 +12

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cli by cli

GitHub’s official command line tool

created at Oct. 3, 2019, 3:24 p.m.

Go

568 +3

23,302 +91

2,302 +26

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joplin by laurent22

Joplin - an open source note taking and to-do application with synchronization capabilities for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS. Forum: https://discourse.joplinapp.org/

created at Jan. 16, 2017, 9:49 p.m.

JavaScript

436 +2

23,032 +155

2,500 +17

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the_silver_searcher by ggreer

A code-searching tool similar to ack, but faster.

created at Nov. 19, 2011, 7:50 p.m.

C

434 +0

21,929 +23

1,265 +1

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vagrant by hashicorp

Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.

created at Jan. 21, 2010, 8:34 a.m.

Ruby

749 +2

21,913 +41

4,072 +3

GitHub
tmux by tmux

tmux source code

created at June 3, 2015, 11:32 p.m.

C

424 +5

21,239 +99

1,467 +11

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