[LMB] OT: Outdating measurements...
baur at chello.at
Wed Jul 8 04:43:54 BST 2009
otoh the mobile phone producers were -ahem- gently pushed -ahem- by
the EU to agree on a single, indentical plug for the charging of their
mobile phones ..
and the current move to self standardisation of the charging plug for
EV's by the car industry is fast and quite good ...
so it can happen ..
Meg Justus wrote:
>>There is an international treaty organization that does this. It's
>>called ISO. What ISO manages to prove is that standards are great - we
>>have so many to choose from. And don't get me started on NIST...
> Hey, if "they" can't make a standardized keypad/opening mechanism for
> microwave ovens, I figure anything more complicated is a lost cause.
> who has yet to run across two different models, let alone brands, of
> microwave ovens that open and close the same way
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