Swift Mac

Open-source Swift projects categorized as Mac

Top 23 Swift Mac Projects

  • open-source-mac-os-apps

    🚀 Awesome list of open source applications for macOS. https://t.me/s/opensourcemacosapps

    Project mention: Best apps for a newbie to not miss ? I am going to use my first ever MBP I need recommendations please to make most of the machine | reddit.com/r/macapps | 2023-01-24
  • Amethyst

    Automatic tiling window manager for macOS à la xmonad.

    Project mention: New MacOS app | reddit.com/r/MacOS | 2023-01-31

    Not the latest, but definitely can’t live without it: Amethyst. No need no fancy Stage Manager, or Rectangle, or whatnot — i3-style keyboard-driven window placement FTW!

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support. Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • secretive

    Store SSH keys in the Secure Enclave

    Project mention: Russhian Roulette: 1/6 chance of posting your SSH private key on pastebin | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-01-28

    You can store them in the Secure Enclave on OSX and require TouchID to use the key for signing.

    See: https://github.com/maxgoedjen/secretive

  • timer-app

    A simple Timer app for Mac

  • iGlance

    Free system monitor for OSX and macOS. See all system information at a glance in the menu bar.

  • YapAnimator

    Your fast and friendly physics-based animation system.

  • linearmouse

    The mouse and trackpad utility for Mac.

    Project mention: KensingtonWorks and latest macOS | reddit.com/r/Trackballs | 2023-01-30

    I now use LinearMouse, which allows per-mouse settings (smooth scrolling, reverse scrolling, acceleration), and it's free. For custom mappings I use Karabiner.

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

  • Hot

    Hot is macOS menu bar application that displays the CPU speed limit due to thermal issues.

    Project mention: What temperatures are ok for MacBook Pro 14” playing World of Warcraft? | reddit.com/r/macgaming | 2023-01-08
  • LinkLiar

    :link: Link-Layer MAC spoofing GUI for macOS

    Project mention: Hyundai car software update private keys came from easily Googleable sample code | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-08-13
  • Thor

    Switch the right application ASAP. (by gbammc)

  • SwiftCSV

    CSV parser for Swift

    Project mention: Plain Files vs Json for Document Based Apps? | reddit.com/r/iOSProgramming | 2022-05-27

    Take a look at Swift libraries for CSV parsing and encoding like SwiftCSV which cover all of the possible exceptions and formats of a valid CSV file. They are not huge but not insignificant libraries either.

  • SwCrypt

    RSA public/private key generation, RSA, AES encryption/decryption, RSA sign/verify in Swift with CommonCrypto in iOS and OS X

  • Marshal

    Marshaling the typeless wild west of [String: Any]

  • TINU

    TINU: The open tool to create bootable macOS installers.

    Project mention: Does anyone have a Mavericks installer? | reddit.com/r/MacOS | 2022-03-12
  • appdecrypt

    appdecrypt is a tool to make decrypt application encrypted binaries on macOS when SIP-enabled

    Project mention: Does/did AppDecrypt ever work on a M1 Mac? | reddit.com/r/sideloaded | 2022-07-15
  • vitals

    📊 A tiny macOS process monitor (by hmarr)

    Project mention: Vitals: A tiny macOS process monitor | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-06-16
  • AirPods Battery Monitor For MacOS

    Mac OS Status Bar App that puts at eyesight your AirPods battery levels. Universal Intel / M1 Compatible

  • nocturnal

    A Dimness and Night Shift menu bar app for macOS 🌙

    Project mention: Why is this happening? | reddit.com/r/mac | 2022-07-18
  • SwiftyVK

    Easy and powerful way to interact with VK API for iOS and macOS

  • TempBox

    Instant disposable emails for Mac powered by Mail.tm

    Project mention: Superb FREE Mac Apps You Aren't Using! | reddit.com/r/macapps | 2022-10-09

    Quiet Reader - https://quietreader.app/ HoKey - https://apps.apple.com/us/app/hotkey.... Pure Paste - https://apps.apple.com/app/id1611378436 MenubarX-https://menubarx.app Pippo-https://goodsnooze.gumroad.com/l/pippo TempBox-https://tempbox.waseem.works Notes SE - https://apps.apple.com/us/app/notes-s... Hovrly-https://hovrly.com/?ref=producthunt Latest - https://max.codes/latest/ DiffusionBee-https://diffusionbee.com

  • Plug

    macOS app for Hype Machine (by wulkano)

  • Reactor

    🔄 Unidirectional data flow in Swift. (by ReactorSwift)

  • CapsLockNoDelay

    Eliminates delay when activating caps lock on macOS OSX

    Project mention: Key CAPS: delay or default? | reddit.com/r/macbookair | 2022-02-11

    It was driving me nuts. I installed another redditor’s open source app to disable it: https://github.com/gkpln3/CapsLockNoDelay

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-01-31.

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What are some of the best open-source Mac projects in Swift? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 open-source-mac-os-apps 33,878
2 Amethyst 12,307
3 secretive 5,004
4 timer-app 2,336
5 iGlance 2,255
6 YapAnimator 1,932
7 linearmouse 1,707
8 Hot 1,314
9 LinkLiar 1,089
10 Thor 931
11 SwiftCSV 715
12 SwCrypt 696
13 Marshal 694
14 TINU 419
15 appdecrypt 402
16 vitals 395
17 AirPods Battery Monitor For MacOS 342
18 nocturnal 292
19 SwiftyVK 259
20 TempBox 230
21 Plug 175
22 Reactor 175
23 CapsLockNoDelay 153
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