LOL . . . but it felt great to be one of the glitterati, didn't it? Until you realized it was nothing more than a label . . . I'm not admitting to ever being a member. Honest. Really. I mean it. :-)
Yeah Microsoft can do that because those programming their servers have a set of standards that MS can issue because it's their software, their technology . . . there is a control of sorts which, oddly enough, hasn't eliminated many of the problems. But it's something, a standard to follow set by a governing body.
But there's no governing body for "everything else."