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Comment: Re:Google going for the jugular! (Score 1) 72

by zmahk31 (#44141315) Attached to: Google Adds Microsoft Word, Excel Editing To Latest Chrome OS Build

If Google gets this onto enough devices, then little by little they will dictate the de-facto standard for OOXML, i.e., how it's "really" supposed to work and render beyond the ECMA paperwork, and Microsoft will have to make sure that their programs will be Google compatible. Google might just have enough market share to fully commoditize word processors and spread sheets, something that OO/LO started but did not get beyond the tipping point.

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