Why are open standards important for end-users?

Ciaran O'Riordan ciaran at fsfe.org
Fri Feb 29 17:05:12 UTC 2008

"gk at fsfe.org" <gk at fsfe.org> writes:
> During preparation for the DFD I am currently searching for reasons why open 
> standards are important for end-users.

Less lock-in?  No more having to (pay to) upgrade your software just to be
able to read documents.

"Your friends will be able to read and edit it"?

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