Linked by David Adams on Sun 6th Nov 2011 04:35 UTC, submitted by twitterfire
Linux Linux advocates have for so long advocated browser-accessed software as a service as a way to break out of Microsoft's proprietary desktop. Now that this world has arrived, there's less incentive to work on native Linux apps.
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RE[4]: This is a bad thing?
by moondevil on Sun 6th Nov 2011 09:40 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: This is a bad thing?"
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Offline web applications are still slower and still don't use the native UI toolkit. Why put lipstick on a pig? Not everything should be delivered through a web browser.

I keep telling it every day, but somehow it seems most enterprise applications are moving to web only interfaces and with it the trend is comming to the consumer applications as well.

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