9 Jun 2016

Support Post with Official Mugshot

Today, I have added another amazing title to my open source CV: persona non grata. This morning, while entering the hotel where a company is hosting an event focused on open source software (I am a member
1 Apr 2016

LibreOffice rescues legacy overhead projectors from oblivion thanks to breakthrough DUPE technology

Berlin, April 1st, 2016 – The Document Foundation unveils breakthrough DUPE technology, to rescue legacy overhead projectors – still available in thousands of conference rooms worldwide – from eternal oblivion. DUPE technology, based on a patented DUal
14 Feb 2016

#ilovefs

We love Free Software, and we definitely want to show our love on February 14: Valentine’s Day. Show your appreciation publicly using social networks or your blog to demonstrate the world how many people love Free Software,
7 Oct 2015

LibreOffice & El Capitan

LibreOffice 5 works without any noticeable issue with the new Apple OS X El Capitan (Version 10.11). So far, I have used all four major applications – Writer, Calc, Impress and Draw – with a large number
12 Jul 2015

Essen in Essen

In mid June, I have been invited to attend the meeting of the German community at Linux Hotel in Essen, to tell about the progress of Associazione LibreItalia and the Italian community at large (including the Google+
10 Apr 2015

LibreOffice in the Italian primary school

  Primary school pupils in Todi proudly showing their LibreItalia certificate of attendance, at the end of the training course organized by Sonia Montegiove. Some of the pupils, aged between 6 and 10, have convinced their parents to switch
31 Jan 2015

Mr Murphy, I suppose

Yesterday, I fired LibreOffice 4.4 press release. I was not aware, of course, that Mr Murphy was sitting next to me and eagerly awaiting the event to show up. So, when I pushed the button the website crashed,
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
26 Mar 2014

Achieving Document Freedom in Four Easy Steps

In order to achieve document freedom, we must learn to produce interoperable documents. Unfortunately, this means that we have to review most of our editing habits, and start thinking about several details which make a difference: the