Da dove vengono i nomi dei software

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Git (Version control system) Linus Torvalds (Developer of Git) has quipped about the name git, which is British English slang for a stupid or unpleasant person. Torvalds said: “I’m an egotistical bastard, and I name all my projects after myself. First ‘Linux’, now ‘git’.The man page describes git as “the stupid content tracker”.

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B4J – Modern “VB6 like” development tool for cross platform desktop, server and IoT solutions

Non sò se quello che segue è più genio o follia. Ma qualcuno ha pensato che il basic non meritasse la fine che gli ha fatto fare Microsoft e ha ricostruito un ecosistema intero.

B4J is a 100% free development tool for desktop, server and IoT solutions. With B4J you can easily create desktop applications (UI), console programs (non-UI) and server solutions. The compiled apps can run on Windows, Mac, Linux and ARM boards (such as Raspberry Pi).

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ABMaterial is a modern framework combining a tuned Materialize CSS with the free programming tool Basic4Java (B4J).

It allows creating WebApps that not only look great thanks to Googles Material Design, but can be programmed in an Object-Oriented way with the powerful free tool from Anywhere Software without any knowledge of HTML, JavaScript or CSS!

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