Software tool helps Canadian family lawyers work more effectively

Mark Harris was waiting for his wife to finish up work one day in her family law office as she furiously punched numbers into her adding machine and the narrow paper feed was

Published on: December 9th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Corel aims Lightning at lite WordPerfect users

Corel will announce a free, downloadable version of its WordPerfect office suite Tuesday, with basic functionality that the company hopes will spur demand for the more sophisticated enterprise version. Although it will be

Published on: February 27th, 2007 Shane Schick

Entrust sues Corel over security tools in WordPerfect

Security vendor Entrust Inc. Wednesday said it has filed a lawsuit against Corel Corp., alleging that the Ottawa company is illegally bundling its products in with WordPerfect software. The lawsuit, which was filed

Published on: November 15th, 2006 Neil Sutton

WordPerfect Office 13

The $379.99 Standard Edition contains the WordPerfect word processor, Quattro Pro spreadsheet, WordPerfect Presentations, and a new addition, WordPerfect Mail. You also get the Pocket Oxford dictionary, Presentation Graphics X3 for creating and

Published on: March 23rd, 2006 Lynn Greiner

Corel puts WordPerfect X3 in play

Corel Corp. is apparently hoping to avoid the jinx of an unlucky number by changing the numbering of the latest versions of its flagship applications. The successors to WordPerfect Office 12 and CorelDraw

Published on: March 6th, 2006 Howard Solomon

Ontario schools add WordPerfect to the mix

Corel has reached an agreement with Ontario’s Ministry of Education to put WordPerfect in provincial schools, but rival Sun Microsystems says that doesn’t necessarily mean StarOffice is on the outs.  Corel first announced

Published on: May 9th, 2005 Neil Sutton

Novell to file suit against Microsoft over WordPerfect

WordPerfect may be synonymous with Corel to most Canadians, but its previous owner, Novell, will seek damages from Microsoft for alleged anti-competitive practices.Provo, Utah-based Novell bought WordPerfect, a company also based in Provo,

Published on: November 9th, 2004 Neil Sutton

Corel’s hope for WordPerfect springs eternal

Saying that Corel has an uphill battle catching Microsoft in the office suite market is like discussing to that old snow ball and its chances for survival in Hell.But Richard Carriere, director of

Published on: March 16th, 2004 Paolo Del Nibletto

Is the WordPerfect office suite back?

Saying that Corel has an uphill battle catching Microsoft in the office productive suite market is similar to that old snow ball and its chances for survival in Hell.But, Richard Carriere, director of

Published on: March 10th, 2004 Paolo Del Nibletto

WordPerfect enjoys second chance with OEMs

The tough economics of the PC market are allowing Corel Corp.'s WordPerfect software to enjoy a renaissance of sorts among original equipment manufacturers.The Ottawa-based firm said Monday that Hewlett-Packard would pre-install WordPerfect 10

Published on: August 26th, 2002 Shane Schick

Worth Keeping: WordPerfect for Mac

Worth Keeping is an occasional glance at technology that has been upgraded, replaced or phased out but still has a valuable place within the user community.With Corel Corp.’s decision in May of 2000

Published on: August 23rd, 2002 Jeff Jedras

Corel strikes WordPerfect bundling deal with Dell

As part of its strategy to ship more product into the direct market, Corel Corp. has struck a deal with Dell Computer Corp. to bundle WordPerfect 10 and Quattro Pro 10 into the

Published on: June 17th, 2002 Neil Sutton