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OOo 3.2.0 officially released today

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OOo At the start of its tenth anniversary year, and with over three hundred million downloads recorded in total, the Community today announced the release of the latest version of its personal productivity suite, 3.2.

OpenOffice trouble, again, again, again

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OOo I’m definitely reaching my limit with OpenOffice. I’m not just going to bless OpenOffice as perfection just because it’s Free, it’ll have to improve for that.

Open Office 3.2.0 Final Released

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OOo Open Office 3.2.0 Final has been released and is currently distributed to mirror ftp servers worldwide to ensure a smooth delivery once the release notifications will be added to the project’s homepage.

The Small Picture: More Extensions

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OOo Every few weeks, I like to browse the Extensions site to see what is available, and what people are using. New extensions that are both useful and well-designed seem to be getting few and far between. However, if you search patiently, you can still find extensions worth trying.

Also: 3.2.0 Release Candidate 5 available

A data cruncher bites the dust

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thebeezspeaks.blogspot: I know this post is gonna get me into trouble, but frankly - I don't care. FOSS programs didn't work for me. Ok, now I've said it. But it's the truth.

Study: > 21% of German PCs run OpenOffice

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OOo According to, a German IT service provider, the open source OpenOffice suite and its derivatives, such as StarOffice or IBM's Lotus Symphony, are installed on more than 21% of German PCs. Extensions for Business Users

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OOo is an excellent all-around productivity suite as it is, but you can add a few useful features using extensions to make it better suited for use in a business environment. Here are a handful of extensions worth considering if you are using as a business tool.

Oracle reveals strategy

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  • Oracle reveals strategy for GlassFish, MySQL, OpenOffice, and Solaris
  • Oracle will boost MySQL, release Cloud Office suite
  • Scott McNealy signs off in style
  • Farewell To Solaris Express Community Edition
  • 3.2.0 RC 4 available
  • OOo: Common Findbar

Go-oo – Better than Plain OO.o

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OOo If you’ve been frustrated with what you can do with, then you’re probably looking for more. And that’s what Go-oo can help you with.

OOo: New Print UI now integrated

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OOo Barely one and a half years after the initial plan, a new print UI has now found its way into with the integration of CWS printerpullpages into the latest developer milestone DEV300m70.

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