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Microsoft Fails the Standards Test

Alex Brown, Convener of the ISO/IEC JTC1 Ballot Resolution Meeting for Microsoft's unilaterally developed and submitted Draft International Standard (DIS 29500), or OOXML for short, weighs in on the current state of Microsoft's XML document file format.

On Document Freedom Day, Alex offers insights and expresses his concerns that..."without action, the entire OOXML project is now surely heading for failure".

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