· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · November
· · · · 19 (1 entry)

Office Schemas · Jean Paoli called last week to tip me off about the re­lease of the MS Of­fice XML schema-ware. It turns out that the ac­tu­al da­ta won’t be on view till De­cem­ber 5, so I don’t have a lot to say about the tech­ni­cal de­tail­s. I al­so haven’t gone very deep on the patent and li­cens­ing is­sues, but Jean’s de­scrip­tion made it sound like they’re try­ing not to get in the way. How­ev­er, there are a cou­ple of points he em­pha­sized on the phone that don’t seem to have made it in­to the press cov­er­age. [Up­date: Jean sends some point­er­s.] ...
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