Free Software Magazine: The Latest Episode in the Office Wars
Mar 14, 2006, 04:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Edward Macnaghten)
[ Thanks to Dave Guard for this
"Lately, I've been hearing more and more about Microsoft's
efforts on furthering what I believe they call the 'Office User
Experience.' This got me thinking. Doesn't Microsoft have a near
monopoly on office software at the moment? OK--There are other
offerings out there--but do they warrant the massive expenditure MS
is putting out on promoting this? Then it dawned on me. They must
be panicking about OpenOffice.org and are doing what they can to
prevent an exodus.
"With that in mind, let me give some examples and my personal
thoughts on the issue..."