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The Document Foundation 2012 in Review

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ostatic.com: Italo Vignoli today published lots of cool graphs and stats demonstating the growth and other accomplishments over the course of 2012. From the growth in number of contributors to high-profile roll-outs to increasing numbers of downloads, 2012 has been a banner year.

LibreOffice Developer Interview: KOHEI YOSHIDA

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documentfoundation.org: Kohei Yoshida is a well-known individual on the LibreOffice project. To many, he is considered as one of the core group of developers who have contributed to the steady development and code improvement of the project, and one of the leaders of the calc component.

LibreOffice vs. Microsoft Office in real life

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dedoimedo.com: For most people, Microsoft Office Word is synonymous with word processing in general. They do not know or care that there used to be software like WordPerfect, or that some people run LibreOffice, AbiWord, and many other programs.

LibreOffice: A Continuing Tale of FOSS Success

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linux.com: There are countless excellent open source software packages available today for virtually every taste and purpose, but it would be difficult to find a better exemplar of open source success than LibreOffice.

LibreOffice Pushes Back, Releases 3.6.3

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ostatic.com: Yesterday Rob Weir said he didn't believe the LibreOffice user numbers. The folks at TDF are not happy and some pushed right back today. In related news, LibreOffice 3.6.3 was announced today too.

Is LibreOffice Exaggerating User Data?

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ostatic.com: Not long ago during The LibreOffice Conference, Florian Effenberger announced that LibreOffice had nearly 60 million users. It's an impressive number, yet entirely plausible to most readers. However, Rob Weir says those numbers don't add up to him.

Meteoric Growth of LibreOffice on Display

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ostatic.com: The LibreOffice Conference is in full swing in Berlin and announcements are coming out already. All of the early announcements have one main theme in common: LibreOffice is experiencing amazing growth, both in development and adoption.

LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice, Part Deux

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linuxinsider.com (blog safari): Well it's been a momentous few weeks for FOSS fans recently, not least because LibreOffice -- one of the most popular exemplars of free and open source software today -- celebrated its second anniversary late last month.

LibreOffice Updated to 3.6.2

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ostatic.com: The Document Foundation today announced the latest stable release of popular free office suite, LibreOffice 3.6.2.

Be wary of LibreOffice 3.6

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pcworld.co.nz: If you're considering upgrading to LibreOffice 3.6, my advice -- at least for the present -- is DON'T. Or if you do, proceed with caution. (Instructions below.)

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