May 31, 2001

U.K. e-Envoy's office defends Windows-only portal

Author: JT Smith

From The Register: "The Office of the e-Envoy is hotly - but not very convincingly - disputing claims
that the Microsoft-built UK government portal, gateway.gov.uk, constitutes a
Microsoft tax ... In response to what seems to be a barrage of irate emails directed at e-Envoy
Andrew Pinder, one Keith Roberts of the Office of the e-Envoy has been sending
out a detailed explanation of the current situation. In, we kid you not, Microsoft Word
format."
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