• TrafficMonitor — Breaking the Language Barrier


    Deanna McElveen

    By Deanna McElveen

    Sipping coffee and browsing the latest GitHub projects with Google Translate.

    That’s my idea of fun on any given morning or evening. If I did my searching with my American blinders on, I would miss 80% of the great, open-source software the world’s developers have to offer.

    I happened to stumble across a talented Chinese developer, who goes by the GitHub handle of “zhongyang219,” and the open source project TrafficMonitor. It’s a small applet that runs in the System Tray and displays your current network transfer speed plus CPU and memory usage.

    Read the full story in the AskWoody Plus Newsletter 19.07.0 (2022-02-14).