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OR WILDFIRE: Onion Mountain Fire


  • 15 mi W of Grants Pass, OR


  • Start Saturday 9/13/14 1030 hours approximately


  • 2,949 acres
  • 2% contained


  • Pickett Creek, Shan Creek, Riverbanks Road, and Taylor Creek Road areas remain in effect.
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Good News Roundup Podcast

The effects of the Alice v. CLS Bank Supreme Court case have been felt in the recent Federal Court of appeals, Digitech case. The court decided to not even check for infringements, as the initial image processing software was deemed not to be a significant improvement to the computer, but merely a computer implementing a non‑patent‑eligible technique. 54 more words


UK to adopt ODF as standard format

This could be an important move, the UK adopts ODF as standard format for government documents. Stated reasons; the open standards will reduce the cost incurred by users and it will be easier for them to work with the government when they use ODF. 28 more words

LibreOffice / OpenOffice

LibreOffice 4.3: today, you can't own a better office suite

- Better OOXML interoperability, and support of legacy Mac file formats

- Better comment management, and highly intuitive spreadsheet handling

- 3D models in Impress, and support for “monster” paragraphs… 729 more words