Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 12th Mar 2007 22:13 UTC, submitted by Lord John
Features, Office The OpenOffice Project has sent a letter to Michael Dell, showering praise on Dell's chairman and CEO and asking him to consider pre-loading OpenOffice onto PCs. The letter is the result of a flood of requests on Dell's online suggestion box, IdeaStorm, for Dell PCs pre-loaded with both Linux operating systems and the open-source suite of desktop productivity applications. John McCreesh, marketing project lead for, also asked Dell to consider making a financial contribution to the software's development.
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we need google
by matthekc on Tue 13th Mar 2007 06:45 UTC
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didn't google help firefox take off? plus they really like stabbing at microsoft. I'm not saying OO.o is where firefox was though(superior open source vs broken IE)

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