The LibreOffice community organises a 6 day Test Marathon to help preparing the new 4.0 version of LibreOffice

Berlin, December 7 2012 – The Document Foundation announces the LibreOffice 4.0 Test Marathon. During 6 days, from December 14 to 19, users and supporters around the world will be testing the first beta of the upcoming LibreOffice 4.0. The final version of LibreOffice 4.0 will be released in February 2013. By organising this big [...]

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.6.4

Berlin, December 5, 2012 – The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 3.6.4, for Windows, MacOS and Linux. This new release is another step forward in the process of improving the overall quality and stability for any kind of deployment, on personal desktops or inside organizations and companies of any size. LibreOffice 3.6.4 arrives a couple [...]

And now I’m packing it up and I’m rollin’ on out to Vancouver

Sarlock has made a map of Vancouver and its Frazer river. It is a very big and detailed map, sized 6000×2148. Each tile represents 20m, so we are talking about an area of around 120×40 km. Mountain heights are on a logarithmic scale. Be sure …

The Document Foundation announces the first group of LibreOffice Certified Developers

Berlin & Barcelona, November 7, 2012 – The Document Foundation announces the first group of LibreOffice Certified Developers, who are recognized for their ability to hack LibreOffice code to develop new features or provide L3 support to enterprise users. They are: Bjoern Michaelsen (Canonical), Caolan McNamara (RedHat), Cedric Bosdonnat (SUSE), Christian Lohmaier (Volunteer), David Tardon [...]

FOSDEM 2013 Call 4 Papers

FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, February 2/3, 2013 FOSDEM has been the first public appearance of The Document Foundation, after the release of LibreOffice 3.3 at the end of January 2011. The conference has been instrumental, so far, for the extraordinary growth of LibreOffice hackers community. FOSDEM 2013 should escalate what we have been able to achieve [...]

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.6.3

Berlin, November 1, 2012 – The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 3.6.3, for Windows, MacOS and Linux. This new release is another step forward in the process of improving the overall quality and stability for any kind of deployment, on personal desktops or inside organizations and companies of any size. LibreOffice has quickly become the [...]

Release: Simutrans 112.0

Simutrans 112.0 available!

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.5.7

Berlin, October 18, 2012 – The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.5.7, the seventh and possibly last version of the free office suite’s 3.5 family, which solves additional bugs and regressions, and offers stability improvements over LibreOffice 3.5.6. The Document Foundation suggests all users to upgrade from previous versions to LibreOffice 3.5.7. LibreOffice 3.5.7 is available [...]

Conference Announcements

LibreOffice Conference opens in Berlin LibreOffice Conference, Berlin, October 17, 2012 – Florian Effenberger, Chairman of the Board of The Document Foundation, has officially opened the 2nd LibreOffice Conference (http://conference.libreoffice.org) addressing the authorities and the community members gathered in the capital city of Germany from the five continents. “As of today, LibreOffice is being used [...]

LibreOffice Conference: Streaming

LibreOffice Conference live session streaming will be available from http://conference.libreoffice.org/streams, starting from tomorrow at 10AM (CEST, or UTC+2). There will be 3 live video streams of the talks and presentations: Stream 1 from the Aula (Wednesday through Friday), Stream 2 from the Eichensaal (Wednesday and Thursday) or the Hörsaal (Friday), respectively, Stream 3 from the [...]

LibreOffice Conference – registration deadline ends tomorrow

Just about one more week, and this years’ LibreOffice Conference takes place in Berlin. I would like to remind you that the deadline for the registration ends tomorrow, Monday, October 8th, 2012, at 21:59 UTC If you want to attend the conference, and didn’t register so far, we urge you to do so within the deadline [...]

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 3.6.2

Berlin, October 4, 2012 – The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 3.6.2, for Windows, MacOS and Linux, solving bugs and regressions and further improving the stability of the program for corporate deployments. The best free office suite ever is quickly becoming the de facto standard for migrations to free office suites, thanks to the quickly [...]

October’s Edition of Simutrans Monthly Screenshot Contest

SMSC 2012 October’s Edition about Tale of two cities.

The Document Foundation celebrates its second anniversary and starts fundraising campaign to reach the next stage

Fourth quarter’s donors define the communities budget for the next year Berlin, September 28, 2012 – The Document Foundation celebrates its second anniversary since the announcement of the project on September 28, 2010. During the last 12 months, the foundation was legally established in Berlin, the Board of Directors and the Membership Committee were elected [...]

LibreOffice Community announces broad program for its Berlin conference

Tracks on development, marketing, migration and community success The Document Foundation to host official ODF Plugfest and ODF Plugtesting The LibreOffice community today announces the program for its Berlin conference (October 17th to 19th). Taking place at the conference center of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi), and sponsored by leading players Canonical, [...]

Blender 2.64 – Release Candidate 2

A new Blender release is expected next week. Get the second release candidate build for a final…

Meet the Membership Committee

The Members of The Document Foundation have just elected the new Membership Committee, with five members – Sophie Gautier, Fridrich Štrba, Eike Rathke, Cor Nouws and Jean Weber – and two deputies – Simon Phipps and Leif Lodahl. I think that there are a couple of significant facts to underline here: the number of the [...]

Blender Conference – schedule and speakers

The schedule and speakers and presenters of Blender Conference 2012 are now known. Get your…

Blender 2.64 – Release Candidate

A new Blender release is expected soon. Get the release candidate build for a final test.

LibreOffice Localization Program in Saudi Arabia announced to enhance Arabic language related features

The Document Foundation and the National Program for Free and Open Source Software Technologies (Motah) at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) in Saudi Arabia work at the further enhancement of LibreOffice Berlin, September 13, 2012 – The Document Foundation and the National Program for Free and Open Source Software Technologies (Motah: http://www.motah.org.sa) [...]