Inspired by Max Berry's book, Jennifer Government, NationStates is one of the most popular online simulation games. The forum boasts over 5 million posts and 200,000 users.
Gentoo Linux is an open source operating system built on top of the Linux kernel and based on the Portage package management system.
Zend Technologies is one of the largest and most popular companies producing a wide variety of tools and frameworks for PHP. Their community forums rely on phpBB.
OpenOffice.org offers a free and fully-featured office suite which meets the needs of the common consumer all the way up to large enterprises.
Avant Browser is a fast and user friendly browser which uses Microsoft's Trident rendering engine. The browser has been downloaded over 22 million times.
The Raspberry Pi is a cheap, credit-card sized computer. The official website uses phpBB for their discussion forums.