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Friday, June 6, 2008

How I Become a Star

Star OfficeThere are now six viable competitors to Microsoft's Office suite. And they're all free -- more or less. The most extensive office suite -- Sun's Star Office -- is free to students and educators. It runs on Windows, Linux or Solaris platforms.

Star Office is a downloadable wordprocessor, database, spreadsheet, presentation and drawing suite. What, no Sudoku?

If you're not a fan of Star Office, here are links to the other five suites. The first two are downloadable; the other three operate entirely online -- an advantage if you move from one computer to another. They are:

Where do you look for free software? Tell me about it at the Comments link below.

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