Aspose.Words is a word processing component that makes it possible for .NET applications to read, write, and modify Word documents without using Microsoft Word. Other useful features include document creation, content and formatting manipulation, mail merge abilities, reporting features, and support for DOCX, DOC, WordprocessingML, HTML, XHTML, TXT, and PDF formats (requires Aspose.Pdf). It supports both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems.
Apitron PDF Rasterizer is a .NET component that performs high-quality conversion from PDF files to images. It supports complex PDF content including text (with embedded, externally linked, standard, simple, and composite fonts), images, including masked ones, complex paths and fills, PDF Forms, annotation objects of various types, all blending modes, tiling patterns, shading patterns (function-based, axial, radial), transparency groups, masked content (stencil masks, colorkey masks, soft masks), all colorspaces specified by the PDF standard, Adobe Illustrator created files, PDF bookmarks and page navigation support, and text search and highlighting (including non-Latin alphabets).
Zyan Communication Framework simplifies development of distributed applications. It works on Windows, Linux, Mac OS, and Android platforms via .NET or Mono runtimes. It features LINQ support for three-tier applications, full duplex TCP support, traffic, compression, and encryption, transparent support for events and EBC (event-based components), and Windows and LDAP authentication support.
Zyan Drench is a simple yet very entertaining game developed using the Zyan Communication Framework. The Game board is a random picture of size 15x15. Start from the top-left corner of the board. Select a new color for the top-left pixel, and all adjacent pixels of the same color will be painted over with the new color. The goal is to drench the whole board with your own color. Zyan Drench has several modes: play against Android phone (with adjustable skill level), play solo (classic single-player mode), and network game. It is completely ad-free and open source.
Nearforums is a lightweight powerful discussion forum that can be installed within minutes on Linux or Windows servers with MySQL or MS SQL database servers. It includes great features like sign-in with Facebook/Twitter, navigation with tags, full Web administration, built-in search engine, RSS feeds, and accessible HTML. It is SEO friendly.