• Do you want to download good and free software?

    Open source software is your best option. Software without no restrictions and a great quality.

    3,454,054 downloads of open source software

    606 open source software

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What features does the open source software?

  • You can use the program for any purpose (freedom 0)

    There aren't restrictions about use of the app. E. g. educational purposes, commercial ones... all are allowed.

  • You can study how it works and create modified (freedom 1)

    Developers must offer software font code. Thanks to it, people with programming knowledge can add features or modify them.

  • You can freely redistribute it (freedom 2)

    Sharing it is not a crime. You can copy open source software and give it anyone you want. Even you can earn money for this.

  • You can distribute the copies of the modified versiones (freedom 3)

    In addition to modify the program (freedom 1) you can redistribute these modifications; even earn money selling them.

FAQ about open source software

  • ¿Is it safe to use open source software?

    Is a safe software if you download it from a reliable sorce. Contrary to what it may seem, the fact that everyone has access to the source code helps erros be found and solved fast. Is very common to have a developers community behind that maintain the project.

  • Is is free Open Source software?

    Not necessarily. Above we've seen 4 open source software features, and none of them are related with price. But it usually tends to be free to home users.

  • Who develops open source software?

    Most small projects are developed by amateur developers communities, people who are passionate about this kind of altruistic philosophy and wants to contribute with their knowledge and work. In bigger projects, there are large companies with budgets destined to develop apps. E.g. Firefox or OpenOffice.

  • How open source software is earning monery?

    It's possible to earn money with open source software. But it's usually focused on a enterprise level. Not earning money by licenses (open source software tends to be free) but with extra services: customized options for the software, learning courses, technical support... This topic is very extensive, so we have a post that can bring you more information: How can make money open source developers?.

Where can I find more information?

Top Open Source Software in Windows

  1. bugzillaBugzilla
    in Bug tracking

  2. Minetest
    in Minecraft

  3. Firefox Nightly
    in Firefox

  4. Firefox Portable (en-US)
    in Firefox

  5. Firefox Beta
    in Firefox

  6. Thunderbird
    in Email clients

  7. PeaZip
    in File compression

Top Open Source Software in Mac

  1. vlc media playerVLC media player - 64 bits
    in Video players

  2. LibreOffice
    in Office suites

  3. Praat
    in Frequency

  4. Firefox
    in Firefox

  5. GIMP
    in Graphic editors

  6. Wineskin
    in Mac operating systems

  7. Firefox Aurora
    in Firefox

Top Open Source Software in iPhone

  1. vlc for iosVLC for iOS
    in Media players

  2. WordPress
    in CMS

  3. Wikipedia Mobile
    in Other educational software

  4. Prey Anti-THeft
    in Remote access

  5. Telegram Messenger
    in Messenger

Top Open Source Software in Android

  1. firefoxFirefox
    in Firefox

  2. Wifi Fixer
    in WiFi

  3. Firefox Nightly
    in Firefox

  4. Google Chrome to Phone
    in File sync

  5. FrostWire
    in BitTorrent

  6. Adblock Plus
    in Pop-Up blockers

  7. AndNav2
    in GPS