Any reduction in font sizes for readability must have separate standards for Asian characters, or the more complex ones will just appear as blobs.
I, too, have to work with Access databases at work and these hotfixes let me do it on our 64 bit servers.
Now shipping, but still be prepared to wait a long time before you get yours if you order now.
There are a few problems with this device for thr purposes of a "100%" open source platform
-Philosophical: It's not 100% open. There are no blueprints available, and proprietary chips and interfaces (SD card reader, etc) inside. Furthermore, while the OS is open source, some drivers (wifi, analog nubs) are not.
-Practical: Even though they're finally in production, you'll probably have to wait a year to get yours if you order now. There are no large scale factories assembling them, it's done by the team behind the product (just a few guys) and any volunteers they can muster.
While an interesting device (and certainly one you can do a lot more with than the Qi) it's not really appropriate for a conversation about available 100% open devices.