Awesome Open Source

Open Source

Awesome open source desktop applications is a collection of links to open source desktop softwares.

This collection was inspired by Awesome Linux.

The collection is released under the CC BY-SA 3.0 License.



  • Lubuntu - Lightweight Linux Distribution.
  • Porteus Kiosk - Lightweight Linux operating system which has been restricted to allow only use of the web browser.
  • Debian - Linux operating system.
  • Firefox - Browser.


  • VirtualBox - Virtual Machine Host.
  • Jupyter notebook - Platform to create and share documents that contain live code, equations, visualizations and explanatory text.
  • ATOM - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century.
  • Visual studio code - text editor.
  • Electron - Framework to write desktop applications.