Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Nov 2009 20:01 UTC
Google Google has just unveiled its Chrome OS operating system during a press event at the company's headquarters, and it's pretty much exactly what we expected it to be: a streamlined Linux kernel booting straight into the Chrome web browser. The code is available starting today.
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RE[2]: speed
by cycoj on Sat 21st Nov 2009 04:29 UTC in reply to "RE: speed "
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I call BS on that and Citation needed.

Which machine starts karmic that fast from power on??

A quick google would have found you the citation

I don't think it's including BIOS time though

Most take longer for BIOS messages, Then those times are just to login/GDM. Gnome takes even longer to start. And then Firefox ,,,

So what they showed today (10 sec to a broswer window) is way better than Ubuntu/Mac or Windows.

Well a lot of phones boot faster and are more functional than ChromeOS

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