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30 Jan 2014 New Version of LibreOffice - 4.2 [34672]
Focusing On Performance And Interoperability, And Improving The Integration With Microsoft Windows

The Document Foundation announces LibreOffice 4.2, a new major release targeted to early adopters and another significant step forward for the best free office suite ever. LibreOffice 4.2 features a large number of performance and interoperability improvements targeted to users of all kinds, but particularly appealing for power and enterprise users. In addition, it is better integrated with Microsoft Windows.

Calc has gone through the largest code refactoring ever, giving major performance wins for big data (especially when calculating cell values, and importing large and complex XLSX spreadsheets), while an optional new formula interpreter enables massively parallel calculation of formula cells using the GPU via OpenCL. The latter works best with a Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) such as the new AMD Kaveri APU.
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18 Dec 2013 Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.3.6 [34111]
Maintenance release

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2.

Presently, VirtualBox runs on Windows, Linux, Macintosh, and Solaris hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems including but not limited to Windows (NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8), DOS/Windows 3.x, Linux (2.4, 2.6 and 3.x), Solaris and OpenSolaris, OS/2, and OpenBSD.

A new maintenance release, VirtualBox 4.3.6, is now available.
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23 Sep 2013 Java Platform Advancements and Java Momentum [32996]
From JavaOne 2013 Strategy Keynote

During the JavaOne San Francisco 2013 strategy keynote, the Oracle Java Development team leaders outlined plans for the future of the Java platform and showcased the latest Java technology innovations, including the release of Project Avatar as open source technology.

Read on for details for:

  • Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME) and Java Embedded Technologies
  • Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE)
  • Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE)

Java Facts and Figures

  • 97% of enterprise desktops run Java
  • 9 million developers worldwide
  • #1 programming language (TIOBE Programming Community Index)
  • More than 3 billion devices are powered by Java technology
  • 80% of mobile developers target the Java platform
  • More than 125 million Java-based media devices have been deployed.
  • Over 10 billion Java Cards have been shipped since its introduction
  • There are already more than 168,000 subscribers to Java Magazine.

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20 Jun 2013 Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.14 [31493]
maintenance release

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2. See "About VirtualBox" for an introduction.

Presently, VirtualBox runs on Windows, Linux, Macintosh, and Solaris hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems including but not limited to Windows (NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7), DOS/Windows 3.x, Linux (2.4 and 2.6), Solaris and OpenSolaris, OS/2, and OpenBSD.

See the ChangeLog for details.
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22 Dec 2012 Re-sizing Your VirtualBox Virtual Disk [28993]
Two Simple, "Easy" Steps, Says Fat Bloke

Here's a couple of steps that allow users running inside VirtualBox to resize the virtual disk and provide a larger disk for guest uses. Fat Bloke provides the procedure and illustrates it with screen shots. He characterizes the steps as very easy to accomplish and provides steps tailored to Linux guests, as well as Windows 7 and 8 guests and Windows XP.
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