Microsoft Word is under threat from a new lawsuit targeting its use of Custom XML. Is there a danger sign here for the Open Document Format?
Recent release of Office 2007 Service Pack 2 includes spreadsheet interoperability issues. OpenDocument Format backers blame Microsoft, but software giant says issue is inherent in ODF.
Office Open XML is now in the hands of the ISO which is taking on ODF interoperability. But angry Norwegians stage a demonstration.
Research firm Burton Group predicts adoption of Microsoft's OOXML file format, regardless of results from ISO standardization bid.
Sharepoint is the biggest threat to open source.
Oracle has everything to gain from the world shifting to Open Document Format, which makes its strategy of charging $9,000 for the ODF plug-in so bizarre.
Software giant favors ODF in a vote at the American National Standards Institute.