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Little Bits: Issue #6

  • Adam Douglas

Well it looks like the time has passed by again on me, no one’s fault but my own. I’ve had a lot of activity since my last post, so this will be a large one. So let’s correct this by catching up on what interesting and wonderful discoveries I’ve found on the Internet in the past month. Enjoy.


  • InkBlot

    A community by artists for artists that is similar to DeviantArt.





  • Blobbee

    Blobbee is an emoji pack based on Neofox by Volpeon.

    License: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

  • Free Faces

    Collection of typefaces that are available under a variety of free licenses.

  • Repair Symbol

    An open source repair symbol, inspired by the recycle symbol.

    License: CC-BY 4.0

  • Missing.css

    The classless-ish CSS library you’ve been missing.

    Language: CSS, License: BSD 2-Clause


  • Playdate

    A tiny handheld game system with a bunch of brand-new games.




  • RadioBrowser

    A community driven effort with the aim of collecting as many internet radio and TV stations as possible.


Open Source Software

  • lsix

    List images by thumbnails in terminal using sixel graphics.

    Language: Shell, GNU GPLv3

  • duf

    Disk usage/free space utility alternative to df.

    Language: Go, License: MIT

  • Dig Pretty

    Make dig’s output prettier.

    Language: Python, License: MIT

  • Readup

    A free and open source reading platform without the algorithms via a web browser, or on the go with an iPhone and iPad.

    License: GNU AGPLv3

  • pv

    Pipe Viewer (pv) is a terminal-based tool for monitoring the progress of data through a pipeline.

    Language: C, License: Artistic v2.0

  • Ruffle

    A Flash Player emulator available for both the desktop and the web using WebAssembly.

    Language: Rust, License: Apache v2.0 or MIT

  • Dockly

    Immersive terminal interface for managing docker containers and services.

    Language: JavaScript, License: MIT

  • Crawlee

    A web scraping and browser automation library.

    Language: TypeScript, License: Apache v2.0

  • Our Paint

    A featureless but programmable painting program.

    Language: C, License: GNU GPLv3

  • Mail-in-a-Box

    Take back control of your email with this easy-to-deploy mail server in a box without having to be a technology expert to set it up.

  • switching.software

    A directory of ethical, easy-to-use and privacy-conscious alternatives to well-known software.

  • Plyr

    A simple HTML5, YouTube and Vimeo player.

    Language: JavaScript, License: MIT

  • iPlan

    Your plan for improving personal life and workflow.

    Language: Rust, License: GNU GPLv3

  • Laminar CI

    Fast and lightweight Continuous Integration.

    Language: C++, License: GNU GPLv3

  • Misskey

    An interplanetary microblogging platform.

    Language: TypeScript, License: GNU AGPLv3

  • FoundKey

    FoundKey is a free and open source microblogging server compatible with ActivityPub.

    Language: TypeScript, License: GNU AGPLv3

  • Gita

    Manage many git repositories with sanity.

    Language: Python, License: MIT

  • Mitra

    A Federated microblogging self-hosted, lightweight platform built on ActivityPub protocol.

    Language: Rust, License: GNU AGPLv3

  • SmolOS

    A lightweight operating system for microcontrollers with a POSIX-like environment.

    Language: MicroPython, License: MIT

  • readexe

    A command-line tool for inspecting various Microsoft PC EXE formats.

    Language: C

  • Roc Toolkit

    Real-time audio streaming over the network.

    Language: C++, License: MPL v2.0

  • trurl

    Command line tool for URL parsing and manipulation.

    Language: C

  • Veilid

    An open-source, peer-to-peer, mobile first, networked application framework.

  • webcamize

    Use any camera as a webcam—DSLR, mirrorless, camcorder, point-and-shoot, and even some smartphones/tablets.

    Language: Shell, License: BSD 2-Clause


  • CrossLinked

    LinkedIn enumeration tool to extract valid employee names from an organization through search engine scraping.

    Language: Python, License: GNU GPLv3

  • Harpoon

    Command line tool for open source and threat intelligence.

    Language: Python, License: GNU GPLv3

  • octosuite

    A framework for gathering open-source intelligence on GitHub users, repositories and organizations.

    Language: Python, License: GNU GPLv3