Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 16th Jan 2009 08:45 UTC, submitted by stonyandcher
Features, Office Yesterday we ran a story on how educational institutions defaulting to Microsoft Office may stifle some people who do not own a copy of Office or Windows. A Forrester Research report now states the bloody obvious by claiming that organisations stick with Microsoft Word not out of necessity, but out of habit.
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RE: Actually...
by KAMiKAZOW on Fri 16th Jan 2009 12:23 UTC in reply to "Actually..."
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2005-07-06

I'd guess that a major KOffice developer would encourage his company to switch to open solutions instead of just let the company replace one proprietary solution (MS) with another one (Google).

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RE[2]: Actually...
by boudewijn on Fri 16th Jan 2009 12:28 in reply to "RE: Actually..."
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2006-03-05

I don't think I'm in a position to do that, actually, just being a lowly developer.

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RE[3]: Actually...
by KAMiKAZOW on Fri 16th Jan 2009 15:06 in reply to "RE[2]: Actually..."
KAMiKAZOW Member since:
2005-07-06

I don't think I'm in a position to do that, actually, just being a lowly developer.

I just wrote "encourage", not "making the decision". Are you never talking to your collegues? :-)

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