is an app that lets you easily browse wiki and stackexchange sites offline.

It's extremely useful for people who cannot access a reliable internet connection for whatever reason. (For example, some sailors will download a copy of wikipedia onto Kiwix in port to browse it while at sea.)

Kiwix is available for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS:

kiwix.org/downloads

You can also make a local Kiwix server on a Raspberry Pi:

kiwix.org/kiwix-hotspot

Follow

Just to add, Kiwix also generates a local index so you can search the content offline. This is really crucial on large reference works like Wikipedia

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Mastodon

mastodon.at is a microblogging site that federates with most instances on the Fediverse.