_____/ On Monday 22 August 2005 17:12, [Roy Schestowitz] wrote : \_____
> Google Desktop 2 has been announced
> As you can see, mail, news, RSS and schedules are all on your desktop now.
> Google continue to move towards the desktop. Unfortunately, only Windows
> is catered for, which disappoints me as they made promises (what happened
> to the mantra?) and they are a hardcore *NIX corporation.
> Will a Google browser be ready by 2007? They have ties with the Mozilla
> Foundation... either way, this surprise application will probably shape
> the future of computing -- the future of a giant company at the least.
As a follow-up, Google are rumoured to have an instant messenger client that
might be announced tomorrow.
Prepare for talk.google.com (now points to "page not found"), which is
intended to challenge Microsoft on their own turf (Windows). As I said, the
idea of a Google browser is not far-fetched.