I don't think they are - I think they're offering an easy solution for people who are new to this whole "thing." If people don't like it they'll reject it...they'll make their own decision, as always.
Originally posted by jumpthru
Also FP extensions is rediculous. Its just another non standard technology, that takes up space on your server. FTP is standard, no reason to change it by putting FP extensions. Why cant FP just upload your content normally. It bugs me that Microsoft is trying to change the standards.