The Open Source community, the Microsoft Community what’s the difference?

In another series of conversations on how Microsoft is the evil empire blah, blah… and how the open source community is the best thing to happen to the development community since Dilbert was published on the web.  The conversation started stating how there are so many free implementations and so much source code out there…

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OpenOffice.org versus Microsoft Office – Are you kidding?

I have been hearing a bit of buzz from people about OpenOffice again, so I went and tried OpenOffice again (and I really tried to like it). The last time tried it (almost 2 years ago) I refused to Microsoft Office for a month in order to really get used to the interface and commands…

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Don’t believe the hype

GoogleOffice = Microsoft killer? While initiatives such as OpenOffice document formats and GoogleOffice will prove to be interesting, and yes it may very well gain traction in the industry, I must take a minute to call out some of the super hype articles predicting the down fall of Microsoft.  While making money for our shareholders and great…

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