gtkShots is a GUI tool to automatically save screenshots at regular or scheduled points in time. with the Options may be chosen for each screenshot to be saved, such as the size, the parent folder, and the time interval between them. Some possible applications include the creation of presentations or monitoring desktop activity. gtkShots includes pyshots, the command-line program that actually implements its functionality.
iShowU is software to capture and record video from your screen into a Quicktime movie in real-time. Create tutorials, make a demo for the Web, record your favorite game, collaborate on UI design, or show tech support what's really going on with that broken program. It allows you to capture and record anything you can see on your screen, along with audio from any compatible source.
Picasa is Google's photo organizer. It makes it easy to find, edit, and share digital photos. It automatically locates and remembers all pictures and sorts them into visual albums organized by date with recognizable folder names. You can drag and drop to arrange albums and make labels to create new groups. This Linux version mostly has the same features as the Windows version, and is based on a modified version of Wine.
homeTVstream is a collection of shell scripts and a PHP-based Web page for watching TV on your LAN computers. It is based on VLC, and encodes and streams video using port 8080 in an MMS stream. You can watch it with VLC by using the URL mmsh://yourserverip:8080/, with any other MMS-capable player by using the URL mms://yourserverip:8080/, or just by opening the TV page in your Web browser.
Optar is a software codec that generates 2D bar codes for data storage on paper using a black and white laser printer and scanner. It fits 200kB on an A4 page, uses Golay forward error correction codes to ensure reliability, and can also be used to store data on photographic film.
Record TV is a system of scripts for recording TV on your Linux desktop PC. Record TV is designed to follow the Unix philosophy by attempting to do one thing well. It makes use of the cron and at commands to do the scheduling, and is flexible enough to work with lots of different UI styles. It concerns itself simply with understanding your TV listings and deciding which programs to record.
OrbySPV (Sequential Panoramic Viewer) gives you the ability to create highly interactive virtual tours, similiar to the Google Maps Street View, using your own panaromic images. The Orby experience is not like the other virtual tours that you may have seen around the Web, where you stand in one spot and look around in a static 360 degree bubble. Orby has that ability, but instead of standing in a single position, you can actually walk around in the captured environment, stop at any position, and zoom and rotate as much as you want.