TDF Archive

19 Sep 2014

Perché è stata creata una fondazione completamente nuova ?

The Document Foundation è stata creata per due motivi: il primo è che non esisteva una fondazione in grado di garantire lo sviluppo di LibreOffice secondo le indicazioni fornite dalla comunità (i cinque principi di base), e
19 Sep 2014

Quali sono i principi fondamentali di The Document Foundation ?

The Document Foundation ha cinque principi fondamentali, che sono al tempo stesso le ragioni della sua nascita e i motivi del suo successo: la licenza copyleft, l’assenza di richiesta di copyright assignment, la democrazia di tipo meritocratico,
19 Sep 2014

Come e perché è nata The Document Foundation ?

The Document Foundation è nata dal gruppo dei membri più attivi a livello internazionale della comunità OOo. Il processo è iniziato subito dopo l’annuncio dell’acquisizione di Sun da parte di Oracle, perché è stato immediatamente chiaro che
18 Sep 2014

RollApp brings LibreOffice to Kindle Fire and other Android tablets

RollApp has just announced the availability of LibreOffice on Amazon Kindle Fire and other Android tablets. Applications running thanks to RollApp virtualization technology can be accessed at http://www.rollapp.com/libreoffice! Storage is provided through seamless integration with Google Drive
27 Mar 2014

Interoperability Rules to achieve Document Freedom

To celebrate Document Freedom Day, I have written a short white paper about interoperability. It starts with a short synopsis of the evolution of document exchanges since the days of the printed file, and ends with four
13 Dec 2013

The Document Foundation appoints 15 Certified Developers in 2013

Including hackers certified in 2012, TDF Certified Developers are now 37 Berlin, December 11, 2013 – The Document Foundation (TDF) unveils the list of the Certified Developers appointed in 2013: Noel Grandin (independent), Matúš Kukan (Collabora), Noel
17 Jun 2013

The Document Foundation welcomes France’s MIMO in the Advisory Board

MIMO (Inter-Ministry Mutualisation for an Open Productivity Suite) represents several bodies of the French government, and fosters the diversity of TDF Advisory Board by adding the voice of 500,000 professional users Berlin, June 17, 2013 – The
13 Jun 2013

Some food for thought

Just spotted on Rob Weir’s blog: May 13th, 2013: The Power of Brand and the Power of Product, Part 2 (prepared with another apparently “neutral” post: The Power of Brand and the Power of Product, Part 1) This is the
11 Apr 2013

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.6.6

Berlin, April 11, 2013 – The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 3.6.6, for Windows, MacOS and Linux, targeted to enterprises and individual end users who prefer stability to more advanced features. This new release is suited to
20 Dec 2012

Linux Journal Best Office Suite 2012

I don’t think that the screenshots need additional comments: LibreOffice is THE free office suite of reference for the Linux environment, surpassing every other software by a factor of six, and LibreOffice Writer is THE best single