Wordprocessing

02.14.12
LibreOffice updates to version 3.5, brings grammar check, bigger Calc workbooks, and more
02.14.12

LibreOffice updates to version 3.5, brings grammar check, bigger Calc workbooks, and more

Microsoft recently outed a preview of MS Office 15, so it's fitting that the Document Foundation ha...

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06.09.11
Microsoft loses $290 million patent battle, begins searching couch cushions
06.09.11

Microsoft loses $290 million patent battle, begins searching couch cushions

We've diligently followed the Microsoft v. i4i Limited Partnership patent dispute as it wound its...

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03.12.10
Microsoft loses second Word patent appeal, on the hook for $240 million in damages
03.12.10

Microsoft loses second Word patent appeal, on the hook for $240 million in damages

And the intellectual property rollercoaster continues. Microsoft's second appeal of that $240m judgm...

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01.05.10
Doc² 3.0: iPhone word processing with Google Docs, iDisk goodness
01.05.10

Doc² 3.0: iPhone word processing with Google Docs, iDisk goodness

When it comes to using an iPhone as a word processor, I'm probably not the person you want to talk t...

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12.11.09
Friday Favorite: Ommwriter, the Zen word processor for writers
12.11.09

Friday Favorite: Ommwriter, the Zen word processor for writers

More Friday Favorites, the apps, tools and accessories that we love to share. As a writer, I love S...

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08.04.09
Writer's tools: WriteRoom wreally wrocks
08.04.09

Writer's tools: WriteRoom wreally wrocks

As you've probably gathered by now, I'm on a search for the perfect writing tool. I did a short blur...

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07.27.09
myTexts, yet another way to reduce writing distraction
07.27.09

myTexts, yet another way to reduce writing distraction

myTexts, a new app from MOApp, caught my attention recently. It's another "distraction-free writing"...

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07.16.09
TUAW Review: The Soulmen send Ulysses 2.0 on a writing journey
07.16.09

TUAW Review: The Soulmen send Ulysses 2.0 on a writing journey

As a technical writer, blogger, and wannabe novelist, the tool that I use to capture my thoughts is...

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06.18.09
WWDC Live: Ross Carter and Pagehand, typography-aware word processor
06.18.09

WWDC Live: Ross Carter and Pagehand, typography-aware word processor

Ross Carter of Cocomot has a pretty cool new word processor, Pagehand, in the works. It reads and wr...

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