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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Privacy and other things of minor importance
by Kris on Mon 27th Mar 2006 20:23 UTC
Kris
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2005-07-24

While gmail may be good from a technical point of view I cannot use it because of the accociated Terms of Service.

I can only imagine what they would be like for a Google-OS. Thus I'm quite puzzled why the "geneal geek audience"* seems to unite under Google's banner.

* As you might have guessed, the use of the word general implies that this is of course a generalization.

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