elephant — a HTTP key/value store with full-text search and fast queries. Still a work in progress.
geary (IndieGoGo) — a beautiful modern open-source email client. Found this roughly the same time as elasticinboxopen source, reliable, distributed, scalable email store. Open source email action starting?
The growing role of software architects: “Architecture has become much more interesting now because it’s become more encompassing," says Neal Ford, software architect and meme wrangler at ThoughtWorks.