37 projects tagged "Screen Savers"

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 AlteredSaver

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AlteredSaver is an OpenGL screen saver whichruns as a stand-alone application, or as a screen saver in conjunction with xscreensaver.

Download Website Updated 21 Apr 2008 BTFishes

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The BTFishes screen saver looks for nearby Bluetooth devices (e.g. cell phones and other computers), and summons a unique, colorful fish for each device it finds. It will also display a news feed of your choice.

Download Website Updated 12 Feb 2003 BitLife

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BitLife is an implementation of life using boolean operations (AND, OR, XOR), computing each new cell from 9 bits (itself & neighbours). It's performed in parallel on the whole image by bitblit operations (with hardware accelearation where possible). This also allows many parallel life games to run in each bitplane of the screen, giving a translucent blending effect. A proof-of-concept Python (pygame/Numeric) implementation and an xscreensaver hack are included.

Download No website Updated 05 May 2004 ClockScreensaver

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ClockScreensaver is a simple digital clock screensaver with an adjustable font, a customizable display format, and a few simple motion effects.

Download Website Updated 05 Jul 2002 ColdSpot

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ColdSpot is a simple screen locker for X. When the mouse is left inside the transparent ColdSpot window, a user-specified program is kicked off to lock the screen. It is probably simplest to use with focus follows mouse or sloppy focus, although it should still work with click-to-focus.

No download Website Updated 24 Feb 2008 DeskToy

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DeskToy is a 3D screensaver for OS X. A complex set of linked pendulums is displayed in perpetual motion. The behavior of the view and the behavior of the model is highly configurable using the screensaver property sheet. The screen saver is shipped in Universal Binary format for OS X 10.4+.

No download Website Updated 10 Dec 2009 GNUSTEP live CD

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GNUSTEP Live CD contains a lot of software for GNUstep, a free implementation of the OPENSTEP framework (which is also directly used in Mac OS X as Cocoa). It includes excellent applications for RAD (GORM and ProjectCenter). The CD is available for i486, AMD64, Apple Mac PowerPC, and Sun UltraSPARC computers.

No download Website Updated 17 Jan 2002 KDE on Cygwin

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The KDE on Cygwin project enables the KDE desktop on Windows. It is based on Cygwin (the POSIX emulation layer for Windows), XFree86, and Qt.

No download Website Updated 06 Aug 2001 Kontrol-Alt-Delete

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Kontrol-Alt-Delete (KCAD) is a screensaver for KDE that is meant to fool unsuspecting observers into thinking that the computer is running Windows NT.

Download No website Updated 23 Feb 2010 LifeSaver & MandelSaver

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LifeSaver is a Mac OS X screensaver that simulates Conway's game of life on screen. The starting configurations for the cells are randomly selected from predetermined configurations and from randomly generated configurations. MandelSaver is a Mac OS X screensaver that draws colorised Mandelbrot images on the screen. The position and coloration of the subset of the fractal displayed is randomly selected.


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