Programmers gave Oracle's OpenOffice a good code-scrubbing to build the LibreOffice 3.3 offshoot. Expect more visible changes with 3.4 later this year.
Newest release of open source suite comes as LibreOffice now claims 80 million active users around the world.
It's relatively easy for the National Security Agency's spooks to break outdated Web encryption after vacuuming up data from fiber taps, cryptographers say. But Facebook is still using it.
Sun experiments with the ribbon user interface with the popular OpenOffice.org office software suite.
Developers may have to adapt to browsers that lose features, such as CSS Variables, as Google and Apple part ways in browser development.
The free open-source alternative to Microsoft Office now has a new edition with enhancements for both users and developers.
OpenOffice and other open-source projects are hobbled by their corporate masters. It's time to open up OpenOffice for its own good.
Give your Writer documents, Calc spreadsheets, and Impress presentations more impact by using the great add-ons for the productivity suite.
You can add fonts, templates, extensions, and other features to ease the adjustment to OpenOffice.org's suite of productivity applications.
Historically, opening big proprietary projects is fraught with peril, and WebOS will still struggle for relevance even if it attracts outside programmers.