Desktop News and Articles

Setting Type in LibreOffice

Typography of LibreOffice Writer


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

Building LibreOffice Online

LOOL brings online document editing and viewing


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

Laidout Book Creator

Bookbinding on the Screen


The Laidout graphic application simplifies the design of books and booklets.

Calligra Suite

Calligra Redefines the Office Suite


Calligra Suite goes beyond the standard four or five office suite programs by offering a range of applications for desktop and mobile computers.

Enhancing Your Work Habits with KDE

KDE Productivity Options


KDE extends the concept of the desktop with innovations that can significantly enhance your productivity.

The League of Moveable Type

Open Source Fonts


The Free Font Movement is transforming free software, one character at a time.

LibreOffice and OpenOffice: comparing the community health

Off the Beat: Bruce Byfield's Blog


Free equivalents for standard proprietary fonts

Off the Beat: Bruce Byfield's Blog


LibreOffice, OpenOffice, and rumors of unification

Off the Beat: Bruce Byfield's Blog


GNOME and KDE: Financials and culture

Off the Beat: Bruce Byfield's Blog


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