Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.
|Celestia is a real-time 3D visualization of space that can be scripted with Lua.||Snort, a popular network intrusion prevention and detection system, is scriptable with Lua.||The widely popular game Angry Birds is mostly written in Lua. See a talk by Jaakko Lisalo at the Game Design Expo 2011.||GitHub uses Lua scripts in the infrastructure of GitHub Pages, its static site hosting service.|
|Nmap, a popular tool for network discovery and security auditing, is scriptable with Lua.||Wireshark, a popular network protocol analyzer, is scriptable with Lua.||LuaTeX, the engine behind most modern installations of TeX, uses Lua as its embedded scripting language.||Volvo cars like the V40 Cross Country embed Lua in their combined instrument panel.|