Apache does not pay for developers, for translators, for QA, for marketing, for UI, for support, etc.
Of course, we're happy to accept donations to the Apache Software Foundation, to keep our servers runnings and for similar overhead expenses.
While Open Office is not developing as quickly as LIbre Office, its performance is usually faster and more reliable.
The Apache Open Office project announces the official release of version 4.1.5. The machine I had this happy experience on runs Windows XP, SP3.in one (not every) instance, dates in a report were expressed as if I were in Israel! Also, I would not have embarked on this upgrade if, say, I was also using the computer to prepare tax returns in the same week.The City of Udine, in Italy, announced a process that will lead to the installation of Open Office on 900 municipal desktops, saving the city 360,000 Euro. The Apache Open Office project announces the official release of version 4.1.1.In the Release Notes you can read about all new features, functions and languages.