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Mozilla developer launches browser-based desktop interface

By Jos
Jun 8, 2011
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  1. Developers are apparently getting on board with the idea that in the future all our computing will be done through the browser window.  Now, as computers based on Google's Chrome…

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  2. UnknownSky

    UnknownSky TS Rookie Posts: 42

    Well right now it doesn't much impress me since I can go full screen with Opera and it seems to be a lot quicker at the moment, although once they get this whole thing off the ground it might shoot on past much of the competition. No idea but looks very interesting.
     
  3. mario

    mario Ex-TS Developer Posts: 399   +17

    Recently there was another project announced called TermKit, but this one was about actually building a new interactive console shell built over web technologies, Webkit and Node.js. There are some nice screens and mockups over: http://acko.net/blog/on-termkit and at their github page https://github.com/unconed/TermKit
     
  4. tw0rld

    tw0rld TS Maniac Posts: 572   +6

    I think Microsoft has gotten it right With windows 8. Bring the cloud to the desktop. This is too drastic of a change in such a short period. People have to be weaned off the desktop Model. Google has gotten it wrong. This a little less wrong.
     

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