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Holmes, WN 2003 , 'The Problem with Unicode' , Computer, vol. 36, no. 6 , 116, 114-115 , doi: 10.1109/MC.2003.1204385.

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This essay discusses the difficulties facing the encoding of textual data, the problems presented by the widespread adoption of Unicode, and the need for adoption of a coding standard for each writing system that respects its culture and its graphical nature.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Holmes, WN
Keywords: Unicode, typography, text encoding, mark up, writing systems, the World Wide Web
Journal or Publication Title: Computer
ISSN: 0018-9162
DOI / ID Number: 10.1109/MC.2003.1204385
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