Top 23 List Open-Source Projects

  • free-programming-books

    :books: Freely available programming books

    Project mention: Free-Programming-Books on GitHub – Free Programming Books | | 2023-07-24

    Here is the main page:

  • public-apis

    A collective list of free APIs

    Project mention: Creating my own distribution channel helped me validate a new idea | | 2023-11-21

    I remember the forking of and the long git issue discussions. The company owning the repository stopped maintaining it but didn't give up control either. Over the years you've put in a lot of work in and that is much appreciated.

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The open-source backend cloud platform. Add Auth, Databases, Functions, and Storage to your product and build any application at any scale while using your preferred coding languages and tools.

  • awesome-mac

     Now we have become very big, Different from the original idea. Collect premium software in various categories.

    Project mention: The awesome-mac repo | /r/MacOS | 2023-09-23
  • awesome-interview-questions

    :octocat: A curated awesome list of lists of interview questions. Feel free to contribute! :mortar_board:

    Project mention: 🧠Junior : PREGUNTAS TIPICAS EN UNA ENTREVISTA DE TRABAJO 🧠 | /r/programacion | 2023-01-07
  • awesome-for-beginners

    A list of awesome beginners-friendly projects.

    Project mention: My first PR to Hacktoberfest | | 2023-10-10

    Searching in Awesome for beginners

  • awesome-nodejs

    :zap: Delightful Node.js packages and resources

    Project mention: Node.js – Delightful Node.js packages and resources | | 2023-07-17
  • awesome-cpp

    A curated list of awesome C++ (or C) frameworks, libraries, resources, and shiny things. Inspired by awesome-... stuff.

    Project mention: Interactive GCC (igcc) is a read-eval-print loop (REPL) for C/C++ | | 2023-09-27
  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • github-cheat-sheet

    A list of cool features of Git and GitHub.

  • trackerslist

    Updated list of public BitTorrent trackers

    Project mention: Over 900 RARBG Magnet Link Repos Anonymously Nuked From GitHub | /r/Piracy | 2023-07-02
  • frontend-dev-bookmarks

    Manually curated collection of resources for frontend web developers.

    Project mention: Criei uma plataforma open source para partilha de conhecimento tecnico acerca de vários tópicos de IT | /r/devpt | 2023-01-03
  • open-source-ios-apps

    :iphone: Collaborative List of Open-Source iOS Apps

    Project mention: File Manager like WinRar, WinZip, 7zip, etc., on iOS thats open source? | /r/opensource | 2023-07-12

    Then it's easier. There is a community list that took 5s to find and there seems to be nothing in there that fits your description.

  • pure-bash-bible

    📖 A collection of pure bash alternatives to external processes.

    Project mention: The bash book to rule them all | | 2023-11-07

    I believe it's been posted here before, but I also use this for reference whenever I forget the syntax to something, or know there must be a better way than what I am doing.

  • awesome-shell

    A curated list of awesome command-line frameworks, toolkits, guides and gizmos. Inspired by awesome-php.

    Project mention: Shell | | 2023-10-07
  • awesome-remote-job

    A curated list of awesome remote jobs and resources. Inspired by

    Project mention: Ask HN: Where are you looking for remote jobs? | | 2023-10-03
  • awesome-docker

    :whale: A curated list of Docker resources and projects

    Project mention: The best way to learn Docker | /r/docker | 2023-01-18

    When encountering a new technology, search for "awesome" lists on github. There are usually multiple (especially for popular topics), but the best ones usually bubble to the surface.

  • react-virtualized

    React components for efficiently rendering large lists and tabular data

    Project mention: React Virtualisation from scratch | | 2023-10-06

    If you have been using React for awhile, you may have heard of the infamous virtualisation library react-window or it's predecessor react-virtualized

  • awesome-electron

    Useful resources for creating apps with Electron

    Project mention: Ask HN: Any Good Electron.js Resources? | | 2023-01-31

    Looking for great boilerplate, OAuth, live-audio streaming with backend, live updating components, checking if a meeting had opened on Teams/Zoom, and beyond the awesome list examples ( of apps people have built! New to the ecosystem and Google is already a close friend of mine. Thought HN may have some specific examples.

  • awesome-swift

    A collaborative list of awesome Swift libraries and resources. Feel free to contribute!

    Project mention: Underrated Swift Libraries and Resources | | 2022-12-28
  • awesome-vscode

    🎨 A curated list of delightful VS Code packages and resources.

    Project mention: A curated list of delightful Visual Studio Code packages and resources | | 2023-04-16
  • Redisson

    Redisson - Easy Redis Java client with features of In-Memory Data Grid. Sync/Async/RxJava/Reactive API. Over 50 Redis based Java objects and services: Set, Multimap, SortedSet, Map, List, Queue, Deque, Semaphore, Lock, AtomicLong, Map Reduce, Bloom filter, Spring Cache, Tomcat, Scheduler, JCache API, Hibernate, RPC, local cache ...

  • awesome-sysadmin

    A curated list of amazingly awesome open-source sysadmin resources. (by awesome-foss)

    Project mention: Practical and Real Life applicable home lab ideas for sysad (specifically Linux platform)? | /r/sysadmin | 2023-06-14
  • awesome-dotnet-core

    :honeybee: A collection of awesome .NET core libraries, tools, frameworks and software

    Project mention: Some open source repo to explore | /r/csharp | 2023-03-19
  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

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 2023-11-21.

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Project Stars
1 free-programming-books 303,723
2 public-apis 270,031
3 awesome-mac 65,242
4 awesome-interview-questions 59,357
5 awesome-for-beginners 58,685
6 awesome-nodejs 53,660
7 awesome-cpp 51,203
8 github-cheat-sheet 43,432
9 trackerslist 42,250
10 frontend-dev-bookmarks 39,718
11 open-source-ios-apps 37,251
12 pure-bash-bible 35,114
13 HEAD 29,771
14 awesome-shell 29,245
15 awesome-remote-job 26,995
16 awesome-docker 26,895
17 react-virtualized 25,520
18 awesome-electron 24,856
19 awesome-swift 23,832
20 awesome-vscode 23,475
21 Redisson 22,051
22 awesome-sysadmin 20,609
23 awesome-dotnet-core 18,660
Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time
Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.