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HP tosses WebOS out of frying pan into the open-source fire

Historically, opening big proprietary projects is fraught with peril, and WebOS will still struggle for relevance even if it attracts outside programmers.

By December 9, 2011

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StarOffice gains native Mac support

The latest version of Sun's cut-rate productivity suite can also read--but not write--to the latest Office file formats.

By November 17, 2008

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Google: Don't upgrade Office, add Docs

Google Enterprise exec talks about ways Google Docs can work alongside Office for businesses not ready to scrap Microsoft's desktop suite altogether.

By May 11, 2010

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A CNET Conversation with Steve Ballmer

In the latest installment of our new interview program, Microsoft's CEO talks about the economy, competition with Apple and Google, and, sadly, offers no new details on the rumored Courier tablet.

By October 5, 2009

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Will StarOffice sparkle for Sun?

In the first of a two-part report, correspondent Melissa Francis looks at how Sun Microsystems' StarOffice software product could be an integral part of the company's Web services plan.

November 1, 2007

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Will StarOffice undermine Microsoft Office dominance?

In the second of a two-part report, correspondent Melissa Francis looks at Sun Microsystems' uphill fight to take on Microsoft's Office suite with its StarOffice software program.

November 1, 2007

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Will StarOffice undermine Microsoft Office dominance?

In the second of a two-part report, correspondent Melissa Francis looks at Sun Microsystems' uphill fight to take on Microsoft's Office suite with its StarOffice software program.

November 1, 2007

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Can StarOffice 7 compete with Microsoft Office?

CNET's Brian Cooley looks under the hood at the latest version of Sun's StarOffice 7, touted as a leaner and less-expensive alternative to the widely adopted Microsoft Office suite.

November 1, 2007

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Sun to distribute Microsoft's toolbar

Sun, which had been partnering with Redmond's rivals in the Internet arena, will now distribute the MSN toolbar.

By November 10, 2008

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Sun restructures, lays off up to 6,000

Company will realign its software organization into new business groups with a focus on open source and new market sectors.

By November 14, 2008