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Open Source Libraries And Examples For Zip, Rar, and 7-Zip Compression

Lately I have seen zip,  rar, and 7-zip compression related topics being searched for on this site.  Since those searches are coming up empty thought it would be a good idea to post about some of the available libraries, and examples related to these common desktop compression methods. Here are some open source alternatives for…

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Open Source: Cocos2D Tile Map Based Game, iPad Text Editor, And Music Synthesizer Apps

If you’ve been visiting this site for awhile then you’re likely aware that I keep a listing of Open Source iOS Apps – and have been adding  in every app that I come across to the list.  If you come across an open source app not on the list then please post about it in…

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Example: Tesseract Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Demo With Source

I received some feedback from a visitor who checked out the recently posted source code for Sudoku solving using computer vision, and was trying to implement the OCR within an app they are developing – asking how to make it more accurate, and without having to pay for a commercial framework. OpenCV is a great…

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Open Source: Beautiful Comic Book Reading App

In the last couple of years of updating this web site, especially after the iPad was released, I have received feedback from authors asking about creating comic book apps. Last week I mentioned the extensive Cooliris-Toolkit, and one of the projects that makes extensive use of that toolkit is a beautiful open source comic book…

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Open Source: Sudoku Solving App Using Computer Vision

Last week I mentioned some resources on how to compile and use OpenCV in iOS apps. I’ve come across an excellent example from the app store known as SudokuResolv by Hao Deng which has been open sourced.  The app utilizes the OpenCV library, and is a great example if you want to use OpenCV within your…