The term "alternative" generally means something not in the majority or the mainstream. When it comes to software, who picks the standard and defines the alternative?
Extend the features in the already feature-packed LibreOffice office suite with these six useful add-ons.
Lois Donnelly provides an overview of free and open source software (FOSS) that may be of use to students and researchers.
Rajesh Ranjan recaps the LibreOffice Conference in Aarhus, Denmark.
September 28, 2015 marks five years since LibreOffice was forked by a group of open source community leaders. The Document Foundation co-founder Italo Vignoli looks back at the brief history of the LibreOffice.
In this week's Top 5, our readers loved stories about LibreOffice 5, Priyanka Nag's My Linux Story, a tutorial for the KDE file manager Dolphin, patent trolls, and our interview with Jerome Petazzoni of Docker.
LibreOffice plays an important function in the world, and one that spans beyond the mere function of an office suite. Let's look back at how LibreOffice got started, and at how far the community has come since then.
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the release of LibreOffice 5, a personal food computer, Creative Common's open letter to President Obama, and more. Open source news roundup for August 1 - 7, 2015
This week, our Top 5 includes two interviews with speakers at upcoming OSCON 2015, a video editing how-to, plus what you need to know about Docker and LibreOffice.
The Document Foundation's Italo Vignoli shares his experiences as a founding member, employee, and volunteer with LibreOffice, as well as what's on the horizon for the open source project.