Category: Document Foundation

LibreOffice 6.1 released

The Document Foundation has announced LibreOffice 6.1, with a significant number of new and improved features: Colibre, a new icon theme for Windows based on Microsoft’s icon design guidelines, which makes the office suite visually appealing for users coming from the Microsoft environment; A reworked image handling feature, which is significantly faster and smoother thanks …

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LibreOffice 4.2 is an important release; here’s why

Charles-H. Schulz has written a post examining why LibreOffice 4.2 matters more than you think. He gives three main reasons: This is a major code overhaul, including a brand new engine for Calc. It is more Enterprise-ready than many others. The post provides examples. It’s not about success. It’s about what comes next. The amount …

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Document Foundation member

I’m delighted that my application for membership in The Document Foundation has been accepted. Memberhip recognises a significant level of contribution to the community and provides certain privileges (such as voting) and obligations (including a continuing level of contribution). I’ll link to some more specific info when I find the pages. Edit: Recent updates on …

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