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An embeddable Javascript engine with compact footprint. [MIT] website
Featured Library // Category Scripting

libcurl vs C++ REST SDK

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  • libcurl - Multiprotocol file transfer library. [MIT/X derivate license]
  • C++ REST SDK - C++ REST SDK (previously named Casablanca). [Apache2]

Clang ♥ bash -- better auto completion is coming to bash

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GPU Accelerated C++ User Interface, with WYSIWYG developing tools, XML supports, built-in data binding and MVVM features. [Ms-PL]
Featured Library // Category GUI

Wt 4 (C++ web toolkit) has been released!

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Return Value Optimization

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A fairly comprehensive, modular and portable cryptographic toolkit. [WTFPL]
Featured Library // Category Cryptography

Restbed vs C++ REST SDK

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  • Restbed - C++11 Asynchronous RESTful framework. [AGPL]
  • C++ REST SDK - C++ REST SDK (previously named Casablanca). [Apache2]

libevent vs Boost.Asio

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  • libevent - An event notification library. [BSD]
  • Boost.Asio - A cross-platform C++ library for network and low-level I/O programming. [Boost]


Seamless operability between C++11 and Python
Featured Library // Category Containers


An embeddedable library (and command line tool) aiming to transfer data between 2 systems as fast as possible over multiple TCP paths. [BSD-3-Clause]
Synced from the Github list // Category Networking


An object oriented C++ wrapper for CURL(libcurl). [MIT]
Synced from the Github list // Category Networking


A simple one header/one source solution to parsing JSON in C and C++. [Unlicense]
Synced from the Github list // Category JSON


Single header utf8 string functions for C and C++. [Unlicense]
Synced from the Github list // Category Internationalization


Single header unit testing framework for C and C++. [Unlicense]
Synced from the Github list // Category Debug


A C++ library that lets developers create applications for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and other platforms with a single code base. [Own LGPL]
Featured Library // Category GUI

LMDB vs SQLite

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  • LMDB - Very fast embedded key/value store with full ACID semantics. [OpenLDAP]
  • SQLite - A completely embedded, full-featured relational database in a few 100k that you can include right into your project. [PublicDomain]

Useful GCC warning options not enabled by -Wall -Wextra

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blaze vs Eigen

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  • blaze - high-performance C++ math library for dense and sparse arithmetic. [BSD]
  • Eigen - A high-level C++ library of template headers for linear algebra, matrix and vector operations, numerical solvers and related algorithms. [MPL2]


Header-only C++ math library that matches and inter-operates with OpenGL's GLSL math. [MIT]
Featured Library // Category Math

JUCE vs Qt

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  • JUCE - An all-encompassing C++ class library for developing cross-platform software. [Core-Module: ISC, Rest: GPL2/GPL3/Commercial] website
  • Qt - A cross-platform application and UI framework. [LGPL]

C++ is one of the most energy efficient languages

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What's new in clang-format 5

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  • MSVC now has (partial) two-phase name lookup!
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  • Monoids: what they are, why they are useful, and what they teach us about software
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A scalable c++ machine learning library. [LGPLv3]
Featured Library // Category Machine Learning

std::visit is everything wrong with modern C++

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Wt vs CppCMS

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  • Wt - A C++ library for developing web applications.
  • CppCMS - CppCMS is a Free High Performance Web Development Framework (not a CMS) aimed at Rapid Web Application Development.

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A free/open-source library for quantitative finance. [Modified BSD] website
Featured Library // Category Math


A large collection of generic C++ libraries. [Boost] website
Featured Library // Category Frameworks