Five Reasons why Windows 8 will be dead on arrival

By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | February 6, 2012, 9:48am PST Summary: Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Vista will have several things in common: Both are unwanted operating system updates that will flop in the marketplace. Some of my die-hard Windows friends are very excited by Windows 8 arrival later this year. Others fear that Windows 8 will be a repeat of...

LibreOffice stats: 400 total contributors, thousands of code commits every month

By Ryan Paul | Published a day ago The Document Foundation (TDF), which launched in 2010 to develop LibreOffice, has published statistics that illustrate the project’s rapid growth. Approximately 400 total developers have contributed code to the project. The number of contributors who are active each month generally ranges from 50 to over 100.LibreOffice...