Trending Java Projects

This page lists the top trending projects based on the growth of GitHub stars.
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Top 50 Trending Java Projects

  • GitHub repo Iris

    (WIP) A new shaders mod for Minecraft intended to be compatible with existing ShadersMod/Optifine shaders (by IrisShaders)

  • GitHub repo FarPlaneTwo

    Level-of-Detail renderer in Minecraft. Allows for render distances of millions of blocks. (Cubic Chunks-compatible) (WIP)

  • GitHub repo sodium-fabric

    A Fabric mod designed to improve frame rates and reduce micro-stutter

  • GitHub repo Starlight

    Rewrites the light engine to fix lighting performance and lighting errors

  • GitHub repo PojavLauncher

    A Minecraft: Java Edition Launcher for Android and iOS based on Boardwalk. This repository contains source code for Android platform.

  • GitHub repo OpenSearch

    Open source distributed and RESTful search engine.

  • GitHub repo NekoX

    The third-party Telegram android app.

  • GitHub repo Paper

    High performance Spigot fork that aims to fix gameplay and mechanics inconsistencies

  • GitHub repo airbyte

    Airbyte is an open-source EL(T) platform that helps you replicate your data in your warehouses, lakes and databases.

  • GitHub repo QuestDB

    An open source SQL database designed to process time series data, faster

  • GitHub repo Minestom

    1.17 Lightweight and multi-threaded Minecraft server

  • GitHub repo phosphor-fabric

    A Fabric mod designed to dramatically improve the performance of Minecraft's lighting engine while fixing many bugs

  • GitHub repo logisim-evolution

    Digital logic designer and simulator

  • GitHub repo lithium-fabric

    A Fabric mod designed to improve the general performance of Minecraft without breaking things

  • GitHub repo Tabula

    Extract tables from PDF files

  • GitHub repo semgrep

    Lightweight static analysis for many languages. Find bug variants with patterns that look like source code.

  • GitHub repo BlueMap

    A Minecraft mapping tool that creates 3D models of your Minecraft worlds and displays them in a web viewer.

  • GitHub repo LSPosed

    LSPosed Framework.

  • GitHub repo GraphScope

    GraphScope: A One-Stop Large-Scale Graph Computing System from Alibaba

  • GitHub repo MiDaS

    Code for robust monocular depth estimation described in "Ranftl et. al., Towards Robust Monocular Depth Estimation: Mixing Datasets for Zero-shot Cross-dataset Transfer, TPAMI 2020"

  • GitHub repo DiscordSRV

    Discord bridging plugin for block game

  • GitHub repo jmh

  • GitHub repo Create

    [Forge Mod] Building Tools and Aesthetic Technology

  • GitHub repo fabric

    Essential hooks for modding with Fabric. (by FabricMC)

  • GitHub repo hopsworks

    Hopsworks - Data-Intensive AI platform with a Feature Store

  • GitHub repo Aegis

    A free, secure and open source app for Android to manage your 2-step verification tokens.

  • GitHub repo MSPaintIDE

    Programming in MS Paint

  • GitHub repo spring-authorization-server

    A community-driven project led by the Spring Security team and is focused on delivering Authorization Server support to the Spring community

  • GitHub repo Mohist

    Minecraft Forge Hybrid server implementing the Spigot/Bukkit /Paper API, formerly known as Thermos/Cauldron/MCPC+

  • GitHub repo spring-native

    Spring Native provides beta support for compiling Spring applications to native executables using GraalVM native-image compiler.

  • GitHub repo JDK

    JDK main-line development

  • GitHub repo connectivity-samples

    Multiple samples showing the best practices in connectivity on Android.

  • GitHub repo BlockHound

    Java agent to detect blocking calls from non-blocking threads.

  • GitHub repo SuperTokens Community

    Open source alternative to Auth0 / Firebase Auth / AWS Cognito

  • GitHub repo ViaVersion

    Allows the connection of newer clients to older server versions for Minecraft servers.

  • GitHub repo Trino

    Official repository of Trino, the distributed SQL query engine for big data, formerly known as PrestoSQL (

  • GitHub repo aws-lambda-developer-guide

    The AWS Lambda Developer Guide

  • GitHub repo termux-app

    Android terminal and Linux environment - app repository.

  • GitHub repo Apache Pulsar

    Apache Pulsar - distributed pub-sub messaging system

  • GitHub repo Traccar

    Traccar GPS Tracking System

  • GitHub repo shenyu

    ShenYu is High-Performance Java API Gateway.

  • GitHub repo kafdrop

    Kafka Web UI

  • GitHub repo Geyser

    A bridge/proxy allowing you to connect to Minecraft: Java Edition servers with Minecraft: Bedrock edition.

  • GitHub repo baritone

    google maps for block game

  • GitHub repo loom

  • GitHub repo bookkeeper

    Apache Bookkeeper (by apache)

  • GitHub repo Mixin

    Mixin is a trait/mixin and bytecode weaving framework for Java using ASM

  • GitHub repo geogebra

    GeoGebra apps (mirror)

  • GitHub repo react-native-callkeep

    iOS CallKit framework and Android ConnectionService for React Native

  • GitHub repo minio-java

    MinIO Client SDK for Java

ABOUT: The growth percentage is calculated as the increase in the number of stars compared to the previous month. We list only projects that have at least 500 stars and a GitHub organization logo set.


What are some of the trending open-source Java projects? This list will help you:

Project Growth
1 Iris 52.8%
2 FarPlaneTwo 38.7%
3 sodium-fabric 35.8%
4 Starlight 29.4%
5 PojavLauncher 27.4%
6 OpenSearch 25.3%
7 NekoX 25.0%
8 Paper 22.0%
9 airbyte 20.7%
10 QuestDB 19.4%
11 Minestom 19.0%
12 phosphor-fabric 18.9%
13 logisim-evolution 17.1%
14 lithium-fabric 16.9%
15 Tabula 16.8%
16 semgrep 16.6%
17 BlueMap 15.4%
18 LSPosed 14.8%
19 GraphScope 13.6%
20 MiDaS 11.8%
21 DiscordSRV 11.5%
22 jmh 11.2%
23 Create 10.7%
24 fabric 10.2%
25 hopsworks 9.9%
26 Aegis 9.7%
27 MSPaintIDE 9.1%
28 spring-authorization-server 8.5%
29 Mohist 8.5%
30 spring-native 8.4%
31 JDK 8.4%
32 connectivity-samples 8.3%
33 BlockHound 8.2%
34 SuperTokens Community 8.0%
35 ViaVersion 7.8%
36 Trino 7.5%
37 aws-lambda-developer-guide 7.4%
38 termux-app 7.2%
39 Apache Pulsar 7.2%
40 Traccar 7.2%
41 shenyu 6.8%
42 kafdrop 6.7%
43 Geyser 6.4%
44 baritone 6.3%
45 loom 6.3%
46 bookkeeper 6.2%
47 Mixin 6.1%
48 geogebra 6.1%
49 react-native-callkeep 6.0%
50 minio-java 6.0%