From:
"putnameco" <putnameco@yahoo.com>
Sent: 4/9/2007 1:21:32 PM
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Re: Geo microformat


> Great! Yet another unnecessary, overcomplicated,
> incompatible format

It is only incompatible in part because companies refuse to adopt
open
standards, preferring to lock your wallet into their solution.


Do you even know how often you use XML?

Some of us do find this quite useful.

if you care, see
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_source


> But I guess when your only tool is a
> Howitzer, you use it, even when you just need to
> drive a nail.

And I guess you don't own a car because you can walk, Don't use a
GPSr because a map and compass work, and don't use a computer when
pen and paper work so well.