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ODF Alliance Newsletter January 2009

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This month's newsletter brings together a status report .

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Microsoft and Obama Join Hands and Attack Web Standards, Exclude GNU/Linux Users

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Obama's inauguration in Microsoft Silverlight; no access to GNU/Linux users

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How ODF is Like JDK: Why Microsoft Supports ODF 1.1 and Not ODF 1.2

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Bill Gates snubbed JDK 1.2 and chose the older version, 1.1, instead

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How Software Patents Impede Standards and GNU/Linux Development

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Latest news on standards and Linux being harmed by intellectual monopolies

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ODF Alliance Newsletter - 10 December 2008

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The ODF Alliance summarises developments relating to the standard

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Open Standards: The Devil Lives in the Details

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There are many “open standards” definitions, and this great amount of interpretations or views about the subject, allowed distortions to make possible that almost anything on IT market could be classified as an “Open Standard” by marketing departments.

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Technology, Innovation and the Challenge of the Missing Standards

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Barack Obama promises to be the most technologically attuned U.S. president ever.

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Analysis on balance:Standardisation and Patents

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Following up on the "IPR in ICT Standardisation" Workshop two weeks ago in Brussels, FSFE president Georg Greve analysed the conflicts between patents and standards. The resulting is paper about the most harmful effects of patents on standards, the effectiveness of current remedies, and potential future remedies.

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Geospatial Digital Rights Mangement Reference Model

http://www.opengeospatial.org

Geospatial Digital Rights Mangement Reference Model (GeoDRM RM)

In March, 2007 the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC®) membership approved the Geospatial Digital Rights Management Reference Model (GeoDRM RM), an abstract specification for the management of digital rights in the area of geospatial data and services.

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Venezuela adopts ODF for government

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The South American nation of Venezuela is the latest country to adopt the Open Document Format (ODF) as a national standard

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ODF approved as Swedish Standard

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Without making a press release or public announcement the Swedish Standards Institute has formally approved ODF 1.0 as a national standard. Only the “SS” prefix in SS-ISO/IEC 26300:2008 give away the status of the document.

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Teenage Riot? - Letter of Outrage to ISO

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Now this is becoming interesting, or perhaps just very unfortunate: The countries appealing against the ISO procedure on the OOXML standardization have signed and sent a letter of protest to the ISO.

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Quotable: Why Microsoft is Just a Standard Open Source Scam

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A quick walk through people's opinions on Microsoft and 'openness'

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IBM VP: Office OpenXML a dead end, Microsoft will back ODF

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During the LinuxWorld Expo in San Francisco, I met with Bob Sutor, IBM's vice president of open source and standards. We discussed document standards and the implications of ISO's controversial decision to grant fast-track approval to Microsoft's Office Open XML (OOXML) format.

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GNU coding standards - last updated July 27, 2008

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"The GNU Coding Standards were written by Richard Stallman and other GNU Project volunteers. Their purpose is to make the GNU system clean, consistent, and easy to install. This document can also be read as a guide to writing portable, robust and reliable programs.

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