Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 14th Feb 2009 12:55 UTC
Google A major complaint about Google's Chrome web browser has been that so far, it is still not available on anything other than Windows. Google promised to deliver Chrome to Mac OS X and Linux as well, but as it turns out, this is a little harder than they anticipated, Ben Goodger, Google's Chrome interface lead, has explained in an email. It has also been revealed what toolkit the Linux version of Chrome will use: Gtk+.
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RE: Google is not one company
by vivainio on Sat 14th Feb 2009 20:16 UTC in reply to "Google is not one company"
vivainio
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2008-12-26

What this does show is one of the following:

1. Google doesn't seem to be a company with a central management and consists out of several smaller companies.
Google Earth is made with Qt. Why did they choose Qt and not GTK+? Are the developers that create Google Earth more familiar with Qt and/or C++?


Google acquired Google Earth technology from "Keyhole Inc". Read this: http://www.nabble.com/Google-Earth-uses-Qt-td4842474.html (yes, you can probably google up better references).

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