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Application related Free Open Source Software is user-facing, software that does something useful under the operation of a human being. The following applications are all FOSS, in most cases the result of many years of wide user involvement and continuing improvement:

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Accessibility

  • Orca - screen reader and voice access.
  • Vinix - Ubuntu optimized for visually impaired users.

Accounting

Animation

Association / Non-Profit Management

  • CiviCRM - association management, events.

Astronomy

  • AIPS - Astronomical Image Processing System
  • INDI - Distributed control protocol for astronomical instrumentation.
  • XmTel - Telescope control software.

Audio Editing

  • Jack - audio connection.
  • Ardour - digital audio workstation

Billing

Blogging, Discussions, Forums

Business Intelligence

CD/DVD Creation

Church Management

Communications

Computer Aided Design & 3D Modeling

Crowd Sourcing

  • Ushahidi - Information collection and mapping

Customer Relationship Management

Desktop

Desktop Publishing

Development Environments

Disaster Management

Dispatching

Document Management

Ebook Readers

Ecommerce

Education

Email & Calendar

Email Marketing

Engineering

  • Code-Aster - Civil and Structural Engineering finite element analysis and numeric simulation in structural mechanics.

ERP

File Compression

Flight Simulator

Forums

Game

Geneaology

Graphics

  • Cenon - Vector graphics.
  • DIA - Templates.
  • Gimp - Bitmap editing, extraordinarily powerful.

Graphing

Groupware

Health / Medical / Dental

  • GnuMED - electronic medical records.
  • OpenEHR - electronic health records.
  • OpenTox - interoperable predictive toxicology framework.
  • OSCAR - electronic medical records.
  • VistA - electronic medical records.

Human Resources (HR)

Instant Messaging

Inventory Management

Issue Tracking

Label Printing

Library Software

Mathematics

Mind Mapping

Modeling

Multimedia

  • Hugin - Panorama photo stitcher

Notes

Office Suite

PDF Viewers & Editors

Photography

  • Hugin - Panorama photo stitcher.

Point of Sale

Printing (3D)

Project Management

Public Safety

Real Estate

Reporting / Charts / Graphs

  • D3.js - Javascript data driven documents

Resource Management

Search Engine

Social Networking

Sound Editing

Survey Software

Terminal Emulation

  • PuTTY - Telnet, SSH, xterm emulator.

Timesheet & Time Tracking

Video Capture

Video Players

Video Conferencing

Video Editing

Virtual Desktop Clients

Virtual Private Network

Virtual World / Simulator

Vision

  • OpenCV - computer vision libraries.

Voice Calling

Voice Recognition

Website Analytics

Web Browser

  • Firefox - descendent of original Netscape.

Web Conferencing

Web Development

  • Amaya - view and edit, supported by creator of web, Tim Berners-Lee.
  • Drupal - content management system.
  • Joomla - content management system.

Wiki

Workflow