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Tools and libraries to glue C/C++ APIs to high-level languages. [MIT]
Featured Library // Category Scripting


Snappy vs zstd

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  • Snappy - A fast compressor/decompressor. [BSD]
  • zstd - Zstandard - Fast real-time compression algorithm

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Fun with Concepts: Do You Even Lift, Bool?

Article Popular Story // vector-of-bool.github.io

MongoDB C Driver

MongoDB client library for C. [Apache2]
Featured Library // Category Database

Elements C++ GUI library

Elements C++ GUI library
Library Added by RadRussianRus into category GUI


A run-time C++ library for working with units of measurement and conversions between them and with string representations of units and measurements
Library Added by nightlark into category Scientific Computing

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libuv vs Boost.Asio

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  • libuv - Cross-platform asychronous I/O. [BSD]
  • Boost.Asio - A cross-platform C++ library for network and low-level I/O programming. [Boost]


The official C++ interface for the popular GUI library GTK+. [LGPL]
Featured Library // Category GUI

MessagePack vs FlatBuffers

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  • MessagePack - Efficient binary serialization format "like JSON" for C/C++. [Apache2] website
  • FlatBuffers - A Memory efficient serialization library. [Apache2]

Highway to hell: C++ enums and bitfields

Article Popular Story // walac.github.io

range_ref<T> - a fast, non-owning view on a range

Article Popular Story // artificial-mind.net


A small, open source, C++ toolkit for image processing. [Own LGPL or GPL]
Featured Library // Category Image Processing

libevent vs libuv

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  • libevent - An event notification library. [BSD]
  • libuv - Cross-platform asychronous I/O. [BSD]


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Featured Library // Category CLI

Jansson vs json-c

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  • Jansson - C library for encoding, decoding and manipulating JSON data. [MIT]
  • json-c - A JSON implementation in C. [MIT]

Version 0.6.0 of the simdjson C++ library is released

Update Popular Story // github.com


A fast image processing library with low memory needs. [LGPL] website
Featured Library // Category Image Processing

CppUTest vs Google Test

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  • CppUTest - Unit testing and mocking framework for C/C++. [BSD-3-clause]
  • Google Test - Google C++ Testing Framework. [BSD]

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A free C++ class library of cryptographic schemes. [Boost]
Featured Library // Category Cryptography

Armadillo vs Eigen

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  • Armadillo - A high quality C++ linear algebra library, aiming towards a good balance between speed and ease of use. The syntax (API) is deliberately similar to Matlab. [MPL2]
  • Eigen - A high-level C++ library of template headers for linear algebra, matrix and vector operations, numerical solvers and related algorithms. [MPL2]

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Fast, typo tolerant instant search engine written in C++

Library Popular Story // github.com


An open-source, cross-platform system for image analysis. [Apache2 from ITK 4.0]
Featured Library // Category Image Processing

spdlog vs glog

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  • spdlog - Super fast, header only, C++ logging library.
  • glog - C++ implementation of the Google logging module.

Ridiculously fast unicode (UTF-8) validation

Article Popular Story // lemire.me

Warrior1: A Performance Sanitizer for C++

Article Popular Story // arxiv.org