More on PDF vs. Microsoft's "XML Paper Specification"
Jul 02, 2007, 21:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andy Updegrove)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Andrew Updegrove, cofounder of Gesmer Updegrove LLP and editor
of the ConsortiumInfo.Org blog--as well as one of the leading
opponents to Microsoft's Open XML standardization effort--issued a
"'If OOXML (Office Open XML), and now Microsoft XML Paper
Specification, each sail through Ecma and are then adopted by
ISO/IEC JTC1, then I think that we might as well declare 'game
over' for open standards...'"