End of OpenOffice?

Sep 07, 2016

The Apache Software Foundation considers retiring OpenOffice

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Subverting LibreOffice Impress for Better Slide Shows Resisting the Lure of Bullet Point Presentations

Aug 24, 2016

Every hour of the work day, hundreds of presenters begin a slide show – and, as the presenters begin to drone, thousands of listeners lean back and do their best to stay awake and not look bored. Just as many users of word processors fail to learn how to use them properly, very few presenters ever learn a way to create a slide that holds an audience’s interest or conveys information successfully.

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How Free Software Got Its Fonts A History of Open Source Fonts

Jun 14, 2016

With the advent of free software for non-programmers, users ran into a licensing dilemma in a world of proprietary fonts.

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Krita: Coming Attractions Krita 3.0

May 17, 2016

Krita, a free sketching and painting program, has new features and improvements in version 3.0.

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Conditional Formatting in LibreOffice Spreadsheets Conditional Formatting

Nov 03, 2015

Integrate graphical information beside the data it represents with conditional formatting and sparklines.

 

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One Document for Multiple Uses Single Sourcing in LibreOffice Writer

Aug 11, 2015

With a little planning and a few LibreOffice tricks, you can create one document that contains text customized for various end users.

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Setting Type in LibreOffice Typography of LibreOffice Writer

May 19, 2015

LibreOffice Writer is a serviceable desktop publisher with more typography features than most users imagine.

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Building LibreOffice Online LOOL brings online document editing and viewing

Apr 08, 2015

Collabora and Ice Warp team up to create LibreOffice Online (LOOL) for online and collaborative document creation and viewing.

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