Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 27th Mar 2006 19:30 UTC
Google Phil Sim, a professional with technology editor journalist background, has written three interesting blog posts recently, discussing the much-rumored Google OS (1, 2, 3). He speculates that all user's data will be stored online on Google's servers and so one's desktop and files can be retrieved exactly as left by any other PC station, anywhere in the world, by simply using his Gmail credentials. It's like having your OS on a usb key with you at all times, only, without the usb key...
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RE: Let's not discuss this
by Cymro on Mon 27th Mar 2006 20:22 UTC in reply to "Let's not discuss this"
Cymro
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2005-07-07

A web desktop has been done though. I remember signing up to one. You'd log in and get a Windows-style desktop with various apps, including an email client and office programs. It was very neat and all done in CSS, JavaScript and so on with it's own API for writing apps. It may have been webdesktop.com but I can't find a trace of it now..

Edited 2006-03-27 20:23

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