Another EEE (extend, embrace, extinguish) effort from Microsoft
has fallen flat on its face: their proprietary standard,
Chromeffects, is shelved for an undetermined duration.
News.com speculates that
Chromeffects was targeted at Java.
"If you lived today as if it were your last, you'd buy up a box of rockets and
fire them all off, wouldn't you?"
-- Garrison Keillor