vscode by Microsoft

Visual Studio Code

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

TypeScript

3,144 -1

119,367 +261

19,553 +47

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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++

2,975 +8

94,960 +417

12,534 +14

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atom by atom

:atom: The hackable text editor

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

JavaScript

2,589 -2

55,813 +48

16,295 +31

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httpie by httpie

As easy as /aitch-tee-tee-pie/ 🥧 Modern, user-friendly command-line HTTP client for the API era. JSON support, colors, sessions, downloads, plugins & more. https://twitter.com/httpie

created at Feb. 25, 2012, 12:39 p.m.

Python

1,056 +0

51,524 +50

3,346 -1

GitHub
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

1,728 -1

44,973 +39

13,417 +0

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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

1,399 +1

41,173 +47

8,451 +15

GitHub
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

1,676 +1

38,277 +13

3,933 -4

GitHub
hyper by zeit

A terminal built on web technologies

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

TypeScript

476 +1

36,371 +109

3,002 +6

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alacritty by alacritty

A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

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

Rust

476 +0

33,858 +114

1,808 +7

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shadowsocks by shadowsocks

None

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

Python

2,113 +0

33,027 -8

19,545 -4

GitHub
ShadowsocksX-NG by shadowsocks

Next Generation of ShadowsocksX

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

Swift

982 +0

29,639 +27

7,860 +5

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bat by sharkdp

A cat(1) clone with wings.

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

Rust

190 +0

28,563 +111

731 +6

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iina by iina

The modern video player for macOS.

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

Swift

536 -2

27,622 +50

2,054 +5

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Motrix by agalwood

A full-featured download manager.

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

JavaScript

440 +1

27,044 +104

3,273 +10

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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 +0

24,614 +1

1,445 +0

GitHub
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.

TypeScript

431 -2

24,415 +94

2,652 +18

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vim by vim

The official Vim repository

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

Vim script

684 -1

24,373 +52

3,650 +8

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cli by cli

GitHub’s official command line tool

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

Go

595 +4

24,208 +88

2,581 +30

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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

744 +2

22,350 +48

4,121 +2

GitHub
the_silver_searcher by ggreer

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

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

C

428 +0

22,315 +24

1,285 +2

GitHub