LibreOffice 3.5.0 FINAL leaves OpenOffice trailing further in its wake
February 14, 2012 – 12:41 | Comments Off on LibreOffice 3.5.0 FINAL leaves OpenOffice trailing further in its wake
LibreOffice 3.5.0 FINAL leaves OpenOffice trailing further in its wake

The Document Foundation has announced the release of LibreOffice 3.5.0 FINAL, its cross-platform, open-source office suite. Version 3.5.0 introduces a number of new features, including faster grammar checking, multi-line input bar in Calc, and a …

LibreOffice 3.4.3 released, recommended for enterprise deployment
August 31, 2011 – 11:59 | Comments Off on LibreOffice 3.4.3 released, recommended for enterprise deployment
LibreOffice 3.4.3 released, recommended for enterprise deployment

The Document Foundation (TDF) has announced that LibreOffice 3.4.3 has been released, signalling the latest version of its open-source office application is now suitable for wide deployment on an enterprise scale.
LibreOffice is based on the …

LibreOffice 3.4.1 released, squashes bugs and takes major step towards primetime
July 1, 2011 – 08:35 | Comments Off on LibreOffice 3.4.1 released, squashes bugs and takes major step towards primetime
LibreOffice 3.4.1 released, squashes bugs and takes major step towards primetime

The Document Foundation has released LibreOffice 3.4.1, a landmark update for its open-source, multi-platform office application. With its release, LibreOffice 3.4.1 is now the recommended build for all users except large enterprises, thanks to the …

LibreOffice 3.4.0 released, offers new features, bug fixes and performance improvements
June 3, 2011 – 10:16 | One Comment
LibreOffice 3.4.0 released, offers new features, bug fixes and performance improvements

The Document Foundation has announced the release of LibreOffice 3.4.0, the second major update of the cross-platform, open-source office application since it was launched as a spin-off from OpenOffice back in September 2010.
LibreOffice 3.4.0 includes …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 7 and Xara Designer Pro 7 released
May 26, 2011 – 07:08 | Comments Off on Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 7 and Xara Designer Pro 7 released
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 7 and Xara Designer Pro 7 released

Xara has updated both of its flagship vector and bitmap design tools – Xara Photo & Graphic Designer and Xara Designer Pro – to version 7. New features include the addition of fly-out galleries, a …

Review: Xara Designer Pro 6
June 28, 2010 – 20:22 | One Comment
Review: Xara Designer Pro 6

There are many different ways to get creative with graphics, and satisfying all those needs can require an entire library of applications. So you’ll open one program for photo editing, another for web graphics, a …

Review: Serif DrawPlus X4
April 24, 2010 – 18:37 | 2 Comments

Serif DrawPlus has been around for many years, a constant reminder that quality illustration software doesn’t have to be expensive, or difficult to use. And the latest DrawPlus X4 release takes the package considerably further. …