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 axilmar on Tue 28th Mar 2006 11:02 UTC in reply to "RE: Don't need Google for this"
axilmar
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2006-03-20

But in order to watch the video, it will be downloaded anyway to your local system...so there is no actual advantage. Actually, it would be worse than the current situation, because currently solutions like Torrent allow a distributed video download. Unless Google can scale like Torrent, there is really no advantage to this.

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