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Google's Chrome OS, The Next New New Thing?

Posted by: Jonathan Horvath in Editoral Comments 12 years ago

Earlier this week there was an announcement for Chrome OS posted on the Google blog.    It was good to hear that there will be fresh new OS in the mix.   The blog indicates that the web browser would be the central software platform for Chrome.  The increasingly popular netbooks will be the targeted hardware platform.  It is not clear how native applications will be developed.  Obviously, standard web-based html/javascript apps will run with no problems.  The blog indicates the new application can be written using "your favorite web technologies."  I would assume that Java would be on the short list of languages that would be used to create native applications.

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