Projects of the Week, April 28, 2014

By Community Team

Here’s the projects that we’re featuring this week on the front page of


xVideoServiceThief is a tool for downloading your favourite video clips from a lot of video websites. xVideoServiceThief also provide you the ability to convert each video in most popular formats: AVI, MPEG1, MPEG2, WMV, MP4, 3GP, MP3 file formats.

[ Download xVideoServiceThief ]

TEncoder Video Converter

TEncoder is a multithreaded video and audio converter that uses MEncoder, MPlayer and FFMpeg. It can convert almost every video and audio type to each other. Subtitles with same name as video can be hard-coded into video. Up to 8 simultaneous encoders can be run so encoding time decreases. You can select between multiple audio and subtitle tracks. Extracting video or audio content is possible. Edit subtitle and audio delays and part of video that will be encoded. Effects like deinterlacing or cropping can be applied to videos.

[ Download TEncoder Video Converter ]

Doomsday Engine

A portable game engine for classic first person shooters such as DOOM, Heretic and Hexen. Lets you enjoy the original games using modern technology, including high-resolution OpenGL graphics, 3D models, and dynamic lighting effects.

[ Download Doomsday Engine ]

JasperReports Server

JasperReports Server is a powerful, yet flexible and lightweight reporting server. Generate, organize, secure, and deliver interactive reports and dashboards to users with a web based BI Platform. Available as an open source community edition download as well as a commercially licensed, enterprise-grade business intelligence solution.

[ Download JasperReports Server ]


An independent small, rolling distribution, fully focused on KDE/Qt. Using pacman as package-manager.

[ Download KaOSx ]

Moka Project

Moka is a modern open-source design project with a goal of bringing a high quality visual experience to many platforms. Moka started as a single Linux desktop icon theme, but over time it has gradually evolved into an entire project & brand identity that provides quality designs to users. Moka is about personalization and its goal is to provide an assortment of design options to allow users to customize their experiences.

[ Download Moka Project ]

ExTiX – The Ultimate Linux System

Version 14.1 (build 140423) of ExTiX 64bit is based on Debian/Ubuntu 14.04. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity (Ubuntu). In ExTiX 14.1 I have removed Unity and installed Gnome 3.10 instead. Also the “Classic” version of Gnome. System language: English. PROGRAM content etc Among many other programs LibreOffice, Thunderbird, GParted, Firefox, Brasero, Vlc, Gimp, Flash and win32 codecs. In addition Java and all necessary additions in order to install programs from source. All programs have been updated to the latest available stable version as of April 23, 2014. Used kernel: My special Ubuntu kernel 3.13.0-24-exton. (’s 3.13.9). PASSWORDS The password for root is root. There is no password for extix. You can use Sudo to become root. (Command: sudo su). You can also login to Gnome 3.10 as root (if you want or need to do so). COMPATIBILITY Differences: Ubuntu 14.04 and ExTiX is different only in principle to the terms of software content.

[ Download ExTiX – The Ultimate Linux System ]


PokerTH is a poker game written in C++/Qt. You can play the popular Texas Hold’em poker variant against up to nine computer-opponents or play internet games with people all over the world. This poker engine is available for Linux, Windows and Mac

[ Download PokerTH ]


Windows hooker – intercepts system calls to make fullscreen programs running in a window, to support a better compatibility, to enhance video modes and to stretch timing. It is tipically very useful to run old windows games.

[ Download DxWnd ]

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