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15 Mar, 2004

Few days ago, SillyDog701 mentioned WordPerfect is coming back, now, Sun's StarOffice is growing gaining its market in India's state government offices.

India joins Brazil, England, Germany, and Israel in their collective shunning of Microsoft in favour of alternative open source alternatives.

OpenOffice (also called OpenOffice.org) is the free cost open source suite build upon the same foundation as StarOffice. The project recently hit 1.1 milestone on its roadmap, however, the Mac version of OpenOffice has paused due to lack of developers.

> More detail: Sun Inks StarOffice Deal with India by BetaNews

Posted by Antony at March 15, 2004 7:38 PM
>> more March 2004 entries.
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