Developers Warned Over OOXML Patent Risk
Feb 19, 2008, 16:00 (3 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Developers wishing to use Microsoft's Office Open XML
specification may need to brush up on their legal skills.
"Academics studying Microsoft's efforts to promote its Office
Open XML (OOXML) specification as an ISO standard have called on
the software giant to clarify the language it uses in its licensing
specifications, in order to make them easier for the technology
community to understand..."