Lua Showcase

Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.

Cisco GitHub Volvo Celestia
Cisco IP Cameras can be controlled using Lua. GitHub uses Lua scripts in the infrastructure of GitHub Pages, its static site hosting service. Volvo cars like the V40 Cross Country embed Lua in their combined instrument panel. Celestia is a real-time 3D visualization of space that can be scripted with Lua.
LuaTeX LÍVE Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Nmap
LuaTeX, the engine behind most modern installations of TeX, uses Lua as its embedded scripting language. LÍVE is a free framework for making 2D games in Lua. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is mostly written in Lua. Lightroom also supports Lua plug-ins. Nmap, a popular tool for network discovery and security auditing, is scriptable with Lua.