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First hands-on with the Creator CI20 microcomputer
When we introduced Creator CI20 two weeks ago in London, we had several demonstrations on display showing the full capabilities of the board in terms of performance and power consumption.

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MySQL Workbench
MySQL Workbench is a cross-platform, graphical database modeling tool for MySQL. It allows you to create database models from scratch as well as by importing existing databases from SQL or DBDesigner4 models. Read more


  • CompuPic
    (commercial) An interactive multimedia file manager and manipulation program. CompuPic allows you to efficiently view, manage, catalog, and convert over 30 graphics formats. hot
  • Cornice
    A cross-platform image viewer written in Python + wxPython + PIL. Features thumbnails, image preview, bookmarks, zooming, and a slideshow. Read more hot
  • GQview
    GQview is an image viewer, that makes navigation of images easy. Images can be viewed full screen, and a slide show function allows automatic changing of the displayed image. GQview is an image manager, with complete copy, move, rename, and delete functions available at the press of a button. Find the right image with the search feature. Image collectors can free up space with a function that finds duplicate images. hot
  • gThumb
    gThumb is an image viewer, browser, organizer and editor. Features include: Vieing single images (including GIF animations). Supported image types are: BMP, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, ICO, XPM. Read more hot
  • Gwenview
    Gwenview is an image viewer for KDE. Gwenview can load and save all image formats supported by KDE, but Gwenview can also browse GIMP files (*.xcf) thanks to the included QXCFI component developed by Lignum Computing. It correctly displays images with alpha channel, using the traditionnal checker board as a background to reveal transparency. Read more hot
  • ImageMagick
    ImageMagick is a free software suite to create, edit, and compose bitmap images. It can read, convert and write images in a large variety of formats. Images can be cropped, colors can be changed, various effects can be applied, images can be rotated and combined, and text, lines, polygons, ellipses and Bézier curves can be added to images and stretched and rotated. Read more hot
  • imgv
    imgv includes many standard and unique features such as a file/directory browser, slideshows, zooming, rotating, detailed image information, on-the-fly Exif viewing, gamma correction, histograms, fullscreen support, wallpaper setting, the ability to view 4 images on the screen at once (and slideshow them), adjustable thumbnail sizes, image playlists, view/download images from websites, mpeg movie playing, file searching/filtering, multiple-directory and sub-directory loading, a customizable interface, transitional effects, image hiding with password protection, the ability to launch images into an external editor, command line options, keyboard shortcuts and much more. Read more hot
  • a3b
    a3b is a viewer for ASCII art and ANSI art files. It features printing, exporting to png, zooming, autoscrolling, configurable foreground and background colors, a file browser, and the ability to use 80x50, 80x25, and amiga fonts.
  • ATV
    Use ATV (Another Targa Viewer) for a quick way to display 8, 24 and 32 bit TGA files in X-window. Written in C and Xlib.
  • aview
    aview is an high quality ascii-art image(pnm) browser and animation(fli/flc) player usefull especially with lynx browser.
  • Axv
    An image (pre)viewer for X distributed under the GPL.
  • Bagel View
    Bagel View is a lightweight image viewer for looking at PPM, PBM, and PGM images in both RAW and ASCII format.
  • bView
    bView is a simple image viewer written in C. It uses GtkImageViewer to display images. BView also uses libexif and GTK+.
  • cacaview
    cacaview is an ASCII image viewer for the terminal with support for all the popular image formats like JPG, PNG, GIF or BMP.
  • Carina
    Carina is a viewer for various 3D formats, specifically web based systems like VRML. It is writen for Linux systems using the QT library from Trolltech and uses OpenGL and Java.
  • CGMViewer
    CGMViewer is an interactive viewer for binary Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) files. CGM files are a vector file format. The vector file format allows for the images to be scaled without loss of quality. The CGMViewer uses the Fruity framework for 2D rendering.
  • CVLView
    CVLView is a viewer for arbitrary data that is stored in PFS files. It is based on Qt, OpenGL, and CVL.
  • Danpei
    Danpei is a Gtk+ based Image Viewer. You can look through your image files in Thumbnail form, and can rename,cut and paste them easily (like in Windows Explorer).
  • DjVuLibre
    DjVuLibre includes a standalone viewer, a browser plug-in (for Mozilla, Firefox, Konqueror, Netscape, Galeon, and Opera), and command line tools (decoders, encoders, utilities). DjVuLibre works under Unix with X11.
  • DXFscope
    DXFscope is a viewer for DXF drawings. The DXF format is the common language of CAD applications. DXFscope tries to be light and fast. It has no strange library dependencies.
  • EvilEye
    EvilEye is an image browser based on Imlib2, Evas, Ebits, Edb and Efsd libraries. It can display images with an alpha channel very fast (hardware accelerated on some graphics boards)
  • Eye of Gnome
    Eye of Gnome is an image viewing and cataloging program. It can deal with large images, and zoom and scroll while memory usage constant (for GNOME). Read more
  • fbi
    An image viewer which displays images on linux framebuffer devices. It can read PhotoCDs, jpeg, and ppm natively.
  • fbv
    fbv (FrameBuffer Viewer) is a simple program to view pictures on a linux framebuffer device. In 2000, when fbv was created, there were no other situable programs performing the same task, so the authors decided to follow the rule: 'If you need a tool - write it yourself!'.
  • feh
    feh is a fast, lightweight image viewer which uses imlib2. It is commandline-driven and supports multiple images through slideshows or multiple windows, and montages or index prints.
  • FFView
    FFView is a fast OpenGL-powered picture viewer a la ACDsee (2.x). It is aimed at letting you read manga or other comics onscreen (windowed & fullscreen mode). Features include fast prefetching, smooth panning, voice commands, 2-page mode, the ability to browse pictures inside archives (.rar/.cbr, .zip/.cbz) and sticky per-picture options. It reads EXIF tags and is scriptable.
  • FIM
    FIM aims to be a highly customizable and scriptable image viewer targeted at users who are confortable with software like the Vim text editor or the Mutt mail user agent.
  • fotofix
    FotoFix is a very simple image viewer mostly for managing freshly downloaded photos from your camera.
  • FSLView
    FSLView provides a viewer for 3d and 4d MRI data as well as DTI images. FSLView is able to display ANALYZE and NIFTI files. The viewer supports multiple 2d viewing modes (orthogonal, lightbox or single slices), but also 3d volume rendering.
  • g3dav
    GNU 3D Anaglyphic Viewer: G3dav is a Linux GTK+ application which will allow you to view and rotate 3 Dimensional objects using cheap anaglyphic (red-cyan) glasses. This application is currently in a usable alpha-state
  • G3DViewer
    G3DViewer is a program to display and inspect 3D models. It supports a variety of file types, including 3DMF, 3DS, B3D, COB, DXF, IOB, MD2, NFF, LWO, OBJ, PRJ, and Q3O.
  • Galapix
    Galapix is an image viewer that allows you to directly zoom into large collections of tens of thousand of images from tiny thumbnails down to the images' original size fluently with short load times and no loss of interactivity. It accomplishes this by keeping a tile cache which stores not only thumbnails for one size, but thumbnails of many different sizes.
  • Geeqie Image Viewer
    Geeqie is a lightweight image viewer. It was forked from GQview. The development is focused on features for photo collection maintenance: raw format, EXIF/IPTC/XMP metadata, and integration with programs like UFraw, ImageMagick, Gimp, gPhoto, or ExifTool.
  • Geh
    Geh is a simple commandline image viewer written in C/Gtk+ with various nice features.
  • Geometria
    Geometria is interactive software for creating and solving problems in 3D gemoetry. It provides an attractive graphical interface. Read more
  • Geomview
    Geomview is an interactive 3D viewing program for Unix. It lets you view and manipulate 3D objects: you use the mouse to rotate, translate, zoom in and out, etc. It can be used as a standalone viewer for static objects or as a display engine for other programs which produce dynamically changing geometry. It can display objects described in a variety of file formats. It comes with a wide selection of example objects, and you can create your own objects too. Read more
  • GImageView
    GImageView is a GTK+ based image viewer which supports tabbed browsing, thumbnail table views, directory tree views and drag and drop. It also support movies using the Xine library and MPlayer, and supports images in compressed archive formats.
  • gimmage
    gimmage is written in C++ using gtkmm and borrows some fuctionality from gnomevfs. It is perfect for command line usage as it accepts directories and image filenames as arguments. It has an in-application file browser which enables the user to select and drag images and directories into the image viewing area in order to have them displayed.
  • giv
    giv is a cross platform image and hierarchical vector viewer based. It was designed especially for scientific vision and computational geometry and has support for drawing vector graphics on top of the image.
  • GLiv
    GLiv is an OpenGL image viewer, image loading is done via Gdk-pixbuf bundled with GTK+-2.4, rendering with OpenGL and the graphical user interface uses GTK+ with GtkGLExt.
  • GLsee
    GLsee is a fast image viewer for new NVidia cards. It's tested under Linux with an FX5600 card. The NVidia driver version should be at least 61.06.
  • GnOpenGL3ds
    Gnome OpenGL 3DS is a 3DS file viewer with a Gnome Interface. Needs OpenGL (Mesa) and gtkgl.
  • GpicScan
    GpicScan is a GTK/Gnome program, a crc scanner (primary for JPG's) & a tool for complete your collections of pictures.
  • GPicView
    GPicView is a simple and fast image viewer with low memory usage. It's aimed at replacing the default image viewer of current desktop systems. Fast startup, low memory usage, and a simple user interface make it a good choice for a default viewer. It is extremely lightweight and fast with low memory usage, has a simple and intuitive interface, minimal library dependencies (only GTK+ is used), and doesn't require any specific desktop environment. It was inspired by the Windows XP image viewer and gimmage.
  • GraphicsMagick
    GraphicsMagick is a robust collection of tools and libraries which support reading, writing, and manipulating an image in over 88 major formats including popular formats like TIFF, JPEG, JPEG-2000,PNG, PDF, PhotoCD, SVG, and GIF. A high-quality 2D renderer is included, which provides a subset of SVG capabilities. C, C++, Perl, Java, PHP, Python, ColdFusion, and Ruby are supported. Originally based on ImageMagick, GraphicsMagick focuses on performance, minimizing bugs, and providing stable APIs and ABIs. It runs on all modern variants of Unix, Windows, VMS, and MacOS 9.
  • GRAV
    A graphic-viewer for the Linux console. It supports many popular Graphic-Formats: GIF, PCX, LBM, IFF, PPM, PBM, BMP, PCD, JPG, PNG and others.
  • GTKRawGallery
    GTKRawGallery is an image viewer with support for camera raw files.
  • GTKSee
    GTKSee is a simple image viewer based on GTK+ and running on X Window System. The appearance and interface are similar to popular image viewer ACDSee. It supports SUN Raster, TGA, XWD and OS/2 BMP (2.x.x) images format.
  • ida
    This is a X11 application (Motif based) for viewing images. Some basic editing functions are available too.
  • IIViewer
    IIViewer is an application for X, and optionally for the Linux framebuffer device. It allows you to display pictures in a directory as thumbnails. Selected images can then be displayed at full size. It reads BMP, GIF, and JPEG (even without libraries).

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