LibreOffice 5.0 released

The Document Foundation released LibreOffice 5.0, which offers better compatibility with documents from Microsoft Office and Apple iWork, among other improvements.

Libre Office

LibreOffice is a cross-platform office suite with applications for word processing, creating spreadsheets, databases, presentations, and more. It is available for various desktop operating systems and the mobile operating systems Android and Ubuntu Touch.

New features

  • Improved user interfaces for Draw, and Impress.
  • Improvements for importing Word, Excel, and other file formats.
  • Support for importing files from Apple Pages, Apple Numbers, Lotus 123, and Quattro Pro.
  • LibreOffice for Android is gaining support for basic editing.