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.
Sun experiments with the ribbon user interface with the popular OpenOffice.org office software suite.
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A "highly critical" security update addresses vulnerabilities in a default database engine module shipped with version 2.3 and earlier versions.
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.
ZDNet's Patrick Houston looks at the free open-source version of Sun's StarOffice suite, now available for public download, which offers new file-saving Shockwave presentation options.
Programmers release an early but incomplete and crash-prone version of the open-source office suite for Mac OS X's native Aqua interface.