Trending Objective-C Projects

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

  • gitx

    The best fork of the best lightweight, visual git client for macOS.

  • WebDriverAgent

    A WebDriver server for iOS and tvOS

  • react-native-cameraroll

    CameraRoll is a react-native native module that provides access to the local camera roll or photo library.

  • syncthing-macos

    Official frugal and native macOS Syncthing application bundle

  • Firebase

    Firebase SDK for Apple App Development

  • Scroll-Reverser

    Per-device scrolling prefs on macOS.

  • keycastr

    KeyCastr, an open-source keystroke visualizer

  • sentry-cocoa

    The official Sentry SDK for iOS, tvOS, macOS, watchOS.

  • Strongbox

    A KeePass/Password Safe Client for iOS and OS X

  • Sequel-Ace

    MySQL/MariaDB database management for macOS

  • SOGo

    SOGo is a very fast and scalable modern collaboration suite (groupware). It offers calendaring, address book management, and a full-featured Webmail client along with resource sharing and permission handling. It also makes use of documented standards (IMAP, CalDAV, CardDAV, etc.) and thereby provides native connectivity (without plugins) to many clients such as Microsoft Outlook, Apple iCal, the iPhone, Mozilla Lightning, and a plethora of mobile devices.

  • macOS-enterprise-privileges

    For Mac users in an Enterprise environment, this app gives the User control over administration of their machine by elevating their level of access to Administrator privileges on macOS. Users can set the time frame using Preferences to perform specific tasks such as install or remove an application.

  • react-native-camera-kit

    A high performance, easy to use, rock solid camera library for React Native apps.

  • MetalPetal

    A GPU accelerated image and video processing framework built on Metal.

  • vlc-ios

    VLC for iOS/iPadOS and tvOS official mirror

  • AppPolice

    MacOS app for quickly limiting CPU usage by running applications

  • MacForge

    📦 Plugin, App, and Theme store which includes plugin injection for macOS

  • AppAuth-iOS

    iOS and macOS SDK for communicating with OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect providers.

  • plcrashreporter

    Reliable, open-source crash reporting for iOS, macOS and tvOS

  • hammerspoon

    Staggeringly powerful macOS desktop automation with Lua

  • Spotify

    Spotify SDK for iOS

  • ios

    React Native Push Notification API for iOS. (by react-native-push-notification)

  • squirrel

    【鼠鬚管】Rime for macOS (by rime)

  • FBSimulatorControl

    idb is a flexible command line interface for automating iOS simulators and devices (by facebook)

  • Tunnelblick

    The official Tunnelblick website is at; the official Tunnelblick GitHub repository is at

  • AppGrid

    macOS window manager with Vim–like hotkeys

  • vienna-rss

    Vienna is a free and open-source RSS/Atom newsreader for macOS.

  • react-native-background-geolocation

    Sophisticated, battery-conscious background-geolocation with motion-detection

  • MaciASL

    ACPI editing IDE for macOS

  • react-native-sensors

    A developer friendly approach for sensors in React Native

  • MTHawkeye

    Profiling / Debugging assist tools for iOS. (Memory Leak, OOM, ANR, Hard Stalling, Network, OpenGL, Time Profile ...)

  • google-api-objectivec-client-for-rest

    Google APIs Client Library for Objective-C for REST

  • HexFiend

    A fast and clever hex editor for macOS

  • react-native-keyboard-input

    Use your own custom input component instead of the system keyboard

  • apple-ios-samples

  • youtube-ios-player-helper

    Lightweight helper library that allows iOS developers to add inline playback of YouTube videos through a WebView

  • ios-deploy

    Install and debug iPhone apps from the command line, without using Xcode

  • platform_bionic

  • SubEthaEdit

    General purpose plain text editor for macOS. Widely known for its live collaboration feature.

  • react-native-maps

    React Native Mapview component for iOS + Android

  • santa

    A binary authorization system for macOS

  • Sparkle

    A software update framework for macOS

  • MacGesture

    Global mouse gestures for macOS

  • iOS Snapshot Test Case

    Snapshot view unit tests for iOS (by uber)

  • Realm

    Realm is a mobile database: a replacement for Core Data & SQLite

  • GitUp

    The Git interface you've been missing all your life has finally arrived.

  • react-native-audio-toolkit

    Cross-platform audio library for React Native

  • MacPass

    A native macOS KeePass client

  • selfcontrol

    :skull: Mac app to block your own access to distracting websites etc for a predetermined period of time. It can not be undone by the app or by a restart – you must wait for the timer to run out.

  • XVim2

    Vim key-bindings for Xcode 9

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 Objective-C projects? This list will help you:

Project Growth
1 gitx 5.8%
2 WebDriverAgent 5.2%
3 react-native-cameraroll 4.6%
4 syncthing-macos 3.8%
5 Firebase 3.6%
6 Scroll-Reverser 3.5%
7 keycastr 3.3%
8 sentry-cocoa 2.9%
9 Strongbox 2.7%
10 Sequel-Ace 2.7%
11 SOGo 2.7%
12 macOS-enterprise-privileges 2.6%
13 react-native-camera-kit 2.5%
14 MetalPetal 2.5%
15 vlc-ios 2.4%
16 AppPolice 2.4%
17 MacForge 2.4%
18 AppAuth-iOS 2.4%
19 plcrashreporter 2.0%
20 hammerspoon 1.8%
21 Spotify 1.8%
22 ios 1.7%
23 squirrel 1.6%
24 FBSimulatorControl 1.6%
25 Tunnelblick 1.5%
26 AppGrid 1.5%
27 vienna-rss 1.5%
28 react-native-background-geolocation 1.5%
29 MaciASL 1.4%
30 react-native-sensors 1.4%
31 MTHawkeye 1.4%
32 google-api-objectivec-client-for-rest 1.2%
33 HexFiend 1.2%
34 react-native-keyboard-input 1.1%
35 apple-ios-samples 1.1%
36 youtube-ios-player-helper 1.1%
37 ios-deploy 1.1%
38 platform_bionic 1.1%
39 SubEthaEdit 1.0%
40 react-native-maps 1.0%
41 santa 1.0%
42 Sparkle 1.0%
43 MacGesture 0.8%
44 iOS Snapshot Test Case 0.8%
45 Realm 0.7%
46 GitUp 0.7%
47 react-native-audio-toolkit 0.7%
48 MacPass 0.7%
49 selfcontrol 0.7%
50 XVim2 0.7%