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Re: NY Property Tax Explorer

From: Ghislain Atemezing <auguste.atemezing@eurecom.fr>
Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:56:31 +0100
Cc: Bart van Leeuwen <bart_van_leeuwen@netage.nl>, "public-dwbp-wg@w3.org" <public-dwbp-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <75526C34-4879-4D80-BD9C-7C05C9BEA349@eurecom.fr>
To: Steven Adler <adler1@us.ibm.com>
Hi Steven, 
> Le 27 mars 2015 à 15:41, Steven Adler <adler1@us.ibm.com> a écrit :
> 
> A PDF might not conform to your definition of a best practice, but NYC is publishing tens of thousands of PDF's that describe property taxes, hospitals, crime reports, and housing inspections.

That’s why NYC have to follow our BP document ;) 
Seriously, PDF is still not considered as a closed format. What about many shapes files over there in government open data portal? 
> 
> My point is that if we restrict our recommendations of best practices to only conform to what we define as the best file types, we are deliberately limiting the relevance of our work in the real world.
 -1 

Best,
Ghislain
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