Quick Hit: LibreOffice 6.0 Coming Soon

Steven NgDatabases, RandomLeave a Comment

So it looks like another major release of LibreOffice is launching tomorrow. If you haven’t heard of LibreOffice, it’s a free equivalent of Microsoft Office that’s available for Windows, Mac and Linux. We still rely heavily on Microsoft Office for interoperability — I have found that the only tools that perfectly import complex Office files is… Office. Having said that, … Read More

Not All Eureka Moments Are Eureka Moments

Steven NgDaily Debug Blog, DatabasesLeave a Comment

I don’t want to be a jackass, but if you discover something that’s common knowledge, it’s probably a good idea not to act like it’s a major discovery, because people who click on a misleading linkbaity headline aren’t going to be happy with what they see. I was on Hacker News tonight, and it turns out that someone discovered that … Read More