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Oracle 'donates' OpenOffice to Apache foundation

Oracle cedes control of the OpenOffice.org code base to the Apache Software Foundation Incubator project.

By June 1, 2011


Oracle bypassed: Programmers fork OpenOffice

OpenOffice.org fans strike out on their own with the Document Foundation and LibreOffice--without Oracle's backing.

By September 28, 2010


Prototype OpenOffice.org gets ribboned

Sun experiments with the ribbon user interface with the popular OpenOffice.org office software suite.

By August 6, 2009


Q&A: Sun open-source officer Simon Phipps

Phipps speaks to ZDNet Australia about the MySQL acquisition and community engagement on OpenOffice.org and OpenSolaris.

By February 4, 2009


Vietnam: 100 percent open source by 2010?

Country's government sets an ambitious goal for its software operations, mandating that products such as OpenOffice.org, Thunderbird, and Firefox be installed before July.

By January 8, 2009


Report fuels OpenOffice vs. OOXML debate

Speculation mars Burton Group report that suggests Microsoft's OOXML document format is preferable to ODF, says OpenOffice.org.

By January 17, 2008


Glide welcomes spreadsheets, OpenOffice.org

Glide, the suite of Web 2.0 apps for the desktop and mobile device, adds a spreadsheet tool Wednesday and support for OpenOffice.org on Thursday.

By November 6, 2007


Chinese software company to tailor OpenOffice

RedFlag Chinese 2000 Software will employ about 50 new employees to work on Chinese-specific improvements to the open-source OpenOffice.org software, and Sun will help train them.

By May 24, 2007


Report: Microsoft says open source violates 235 patents

Top Microsoft lawyer alleges in a magazine interview that the Linux kernel and OpenOffice.org violate hundreds of the company's patents.

By May 13, 2007


X11 1.1.3 resolves issues with OpenOffice.org

X11 1.1.3 resolves issues with OpenOffice.org

By November 20, 2006