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File Format Brouhaha Pits FOSS Against Proprietary

Oct 10, 2008, 21:35 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Dean)

"Zotero is free, open source software (you can use it as a Firefox extension), but the problem that Nature reports is that Thomson makes a proprietary bibliography-creation software product called EndNote. The company claims that Zotero allegedly allows EndNote's proprietary data format for storing citations in bibliographies to be converted to an open format that not only Zotero but other applications can access."

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