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[2]: Don't need Google for this
by Duffman on Mon 27th Mar 2006 20:53 UTC in reply to "RE: Don't need Google for this"
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"And if this same video is on Google's cache, a downloading of a 500 MB video on your G:Drive, will be INSTANTANEOUS"

Yes, and watching the video will be in STREAMING. So instead of downloading ONE TIME 500 MB on your hardrive, you will use 500 MB EACH TIME you want to see this video.

Soooooo cool .. wait no, it just suckes.

"Google's paradigm as described by Phil has its ups and downs"

There is no "ups" with an OS without privacy ...

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