FOSS Archive

23 Sep 2012

Office Suites in Finland

Tietokone is probably the largest IT magazine in Finland, and it is regularly running online polls amongst the readers. One of the most successful polls in 2012 has covered the subject of office suites, and has been
6 Sep 2012

Marketing DevRoom @ FOSDEM 2013

I am trying to put together the proposal for a Marketing DevRoom @ FOSDEM 2013, which is going to be organized – as usual – on February 2/3, 2013, in Brussels, at the ULB Campus Solbosh. It
16 Jul 2012

Presenting LibreOffice

During the second half of 2012 I will travel quite a lot to speak about The Document Foundation and LibreOffice: – During the second half of August I will visit the Association of Greek Users and Friends
13 Jun 2012

ConfSL 2012: la sesta conferenza italiana sul software libero

Appuntamento ad Ancona – alla Facoltà di Ingegneria dell’Università Politecnica delle Marche – il 22 e il 23 giugno per la 6a Conferenza Italiana sul Software Libero (ConfSL), per partecipare a un programma ricco di spunti (http://www.confsl.org/confsl12/):
14 Mar 2012

FLOSS Advocates

In this case, a few words tell a lot more than a thousand pictures… Well… I don’t think that LibreOffice would be the best option. To be honest I would point people to Microsoft Office. It has
13 Dec 2010

Jolicloud 1.1

Jolicloud 1.1 has just arrived, and is a nice upgrade to the previous version. The operating system now works on every PC and not just on netbooks, although – in my opinion – is really worth a
13 Jan 2010

Video: how to use OpenOffice.org Writer Templates

A useful tutorial on how to integrate templates into your documents for use with OpenOffice.org writer. How to use Writer Templates

1 Jul 2009

Numbers show trends and make news stories

Growing figures show trends. More Twitter followers means more good followers (and more bad followers). More business cards collected at a seminar means more good connections (and more bad connections). More OpenOffice.org downloads means more OOo users
9 Mar 2009

Sun Report Builder

Sun Report Builder creates stylish, smart-looking database reports. The flexible report editor can define group and page headers as well as group and page footers and even calculation fields are available to accomplish complex database reports. Along
9 Mar 2009

Latvia and UK Endorse ODF

[From SolidOffice] According to the latest ODF Alliance Newsletter, the UK and Latvia have made moves in support of OpenDocument Format (ODF). The CIO’s office in the UK has created a new page called Open Source, Open