The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security
April 7, 2011 – 10:08 | Comments Off on The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security
The Bat! 5.0 email client released, promises better stability and security

RITLabs has released a major update to its email client. The Bat! 5.0 features a complete rework of the program’s intercommunication mechanisms, which significantly improves the way it access mail via IMAP. Not only does …

Review: LibreOffice 3.3
February 4, 2011 – 11:28 | Comments Off on Review: LibreOffice 3.3
Review: LibreOffice 3.3

Microsoft Office is such a comprehensive and powerful suite that at one time it was hard to imagine there would ever be a free equivalent.
Fast forward to 2011, though, and we actually have a choice …

OpenOffice.org 3.3 finally released today
January 26, 2011 – 07:04 | Comments Off on OpenOffice.org 3.3 finally released today
OpenOffice.org 3.3 finally released today

It’s taken quite some time, and no less than 10 Release Candidate builds, but all the preparations are about to pay off – the final release of OpenOffice.org 3.3 will be officially announced today.
And it’s …

Microsoft launches 30 day trial version of Office 2011
January 25, 2011 – 19:39 | Comments Off on Microsoft launches 30 day trial version of Office 2011
Microsoft launches 30 day trial version of Office 2011

In a move that signals the company’s keenness to take full advantage of the increasing popularity of the Mac format, Microsoft has announced the availability of 30 day trial versions of Office for Mac 2011. …

LibreOffice releases first stable build
January 25, 2011 – 10:13 | Comments Off on LibreOffice releases first stable build
LibreOffice releases first stable build

The Document Foundation has released its first stable build of LibreOffice. Version 3.3 arrives ahead of schedule thanks largely to the growth in developers who have contributed to LibreOffice since its first appearance in September …

Lotus releases first update to Lotus Symphony 3.0
January 21, 2011 – 15:55 | Comments Off on Lotus releases first update to Lotus Symphony 3.0
Lotus releases first update to Lotus Symphony 3.0

Lotus has a released a standalone “Fixpack” for its free office suite. Lotus Symphony 3.0 FixPack 1 consists mostly of bug fixes, but sees some capabilities – specifically support for creating and maintaining connectors in …

Microsoft unveils OneNote for iOS complete with note syncing
January 18, 2011 – 17:53 | Comments Off on Microsoft unveils OneNote for iOS complete with note syncing
Microsoft unveils OneNote for iOS complete with note syncing

One of the lesser known and used components of Microsoft Office is OneNote, a notetaking tool that can be used to compile and organise all manner of notes. Whether you are researching a project online, …

IBM Lotus Symphony 3 released and it's packed with new features
October 26, 2010 – 19:25 | Comments Off on IBM Lotus Symphony 3 released and it's packed with new features
IBM Lotus Symphony 3 released and it's packed with new features

Lotus Symphony 3 has been officially released, nine months after it first emerged in beta format back in February. This is IBM’s free answer to Microsoft Office for both individuals and businesses, featuring word processor, …