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Re: PDF/UA now a US National Standard, available for $15

From: J. Albert Bowden <jalbertbowden@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2016 14:31:44 -0400
Message-ID: <CAPVQ3_fyKt-8O-4mh+z0150ZbicuRMOxct9N=-sumsLMjdxuHg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Duff Johnson <duff@duff-johnson.com>
Cc: WebAIM Discussion List <webaim-forum@list.webaim.org>, WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
this is a joke right?
an international standard that you have to pay to access?

On Tue, Mar 29, 2016 at 1:01 PM, Duff Johnson <duff@duff-johnson.com> wrote:

> Friends,
>
> I apologize for the cross-posting.
>
> PDF/UA is now a US National Standard in addition to an ISO specification.
> This new US edition is available directly from AIIM for $15. AIIM
> Professional members may download it for free.
>
> Learn more:
>
> AIIM press-release:
>
> http://www.aiim.org/About/News/PDF-Accessibility-Standard
>
> PDF Association article:
>
> http://www.pdfa.org/2016/03/pdfua-becomes-a-us-national-standard/
>
> The document’s no more readable than before (it’s the same highly
> technical content as the ISO original)… but it is much cheaper!
>
> All the best,
>
> Duff Johnson
>
> PDF Association Executive Director
> ISO 32000 (PDF) Intl. Project Co-Leader, US Chair
> ISO 14289 (PDF/UA) Intl. Project Co-Leader, US Chair
> Independent Consultant
>
> p  +1.617.283.4226
> e  duff@duff-johnson.com
> w  http://duff-johnson.com
> l  http://www.linkedin.com/in/duffjohnson/
>
> At the PDF Association...
>
> e  duff.johnson@pdfa.org
> w  http://www.pdfa.org
>
>
>


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