Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 20th Aug 2010 21:40 UTC, submitted by koki
BeOS & Derivatives This summer, too, the Haikuproject is part of the Google Summer of Code event. One of the more interesting projects is the Services Kit (draft document!) by Christophe "Shusui" Huriaux, which is an API to facilitate the creation of native web-enabled programs using standard web protocols and data exchange mechanisms.
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RE[6]: Strain
by Valhalla on Sun 22nd Aug 2010 16:04 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Strain"
Valhalla
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2006-01-24


Truth be told, having the ability of using icons on the desktop is a really poor excuse for having a messed-up menu. First of all, if you happen to use lots of different applications and occasional gaming you'll end up with horribly cluttered desktop. Secondly, it still makes those cases where you have to dig in to menu any better.


But is it so bad? I mean for things like applications/preferences (which is what you will most likely launch) it's not a hell of alot of menu nesting is it? Certainly no more than launching applications from the windows start menu unless I am mistaken?

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