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Microsoft Microsoft has just responded to Google's move regarding Exchange ActiveSync. Sadly, instead of addressing the very real problems consumers are about to face, Microsoft starts talking about switching to
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RE[2]: Comment by shmerl
by JAlexoid on Fri 21st Dec 2012 00:44 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by shmerl"
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You failed to address the "vendor lock-in" part.
Open source is not open standard.
Mono is far from being an alternative.

OOXML has so many "extensions"(read - blobs from the earlier Office formats) and even Microsoft does not implement OOXML fully.

Now look at actual viable alternatives and how Microsoft reacts to those...

But what am I saying... Microsoft fanboy will always come to defense.

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