Chrome: It is Google's Anti-BrowserSep 02, 2008, 15:47 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glyn Mody)
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"In other words, Chrome is the long-awaited Google OS, a way of running Web-based applications like Gmail, Google Docs and the rest (the inclusion of Google Gears, which allows such apps to be used offline, is big clue here). That Chrome's default function is as a browser is almost a historical accident."