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Submission + - Vancouver Adopts Open Source, Standards, Data (www.cbc.ca)

abigor writes: "The city of Vancouver, Canada has endorsed a motion to embrace open standards and data formats and to place open source solutions on an equal footing with proprietary ones.

"So it's great," said Andrea Reimer, the city councillor who proposed the motion that passed Thursday afternoon. "The local online community was all very, very happy, and now we just have to look forward on implementation and figuring sort of the order with which we do that.""

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