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  • AltSnap

    Maintained continuation of Stefan Sundin's AltDrag

    This is one of my favorites features! Try AltSnap for Windows.

  • winapps

    Run Windows apps such as Microsoft Office/Adobe in Linux (Ubuntu/Fedora) and GNOME/KDE as if they were a part of the native OS, including Nautilus integration.

    Just going to throw Winapps as a possible option to your MS Office woes.

  • Cloudways

    Managed Cloud Hosting Platform. Cloudways leverages advanced technology and powerful servers. Cloudways is a one-click managed cloud hosting platform that provides cloud application and server management solutions.

  • tldr

    📚 Collaborative cheatsheets for console commands

    Install tldr, a commandline tool that gives examples of howto use commands. For example:

  • XBackBone

    A lightweight file manager with full ShareX, Screencloud support and more

    I then pair it with XBackBone which runs on one of my servers. As an added bonus, XBackBone has a plugin directly for ScreenCloud!

  • TTS

    🐸💬 - a deep learning toolkit for Text-to-Speech, battle-tested in research and production (by coqui-ai)

    github | audio samples

  • map2

    A scripting language that allows complex key remapping on Linux.

    Maybe map2 can do some things you need.

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