Google Chrome OS – What is it for and is it any good?

Brief Overview – What is Google Chrome OS (by Google)

I have just finished watching The 1hr20min video from Google Releasing the Chromium OS open source project. It’s all about making the development of the Google Chrome operating system open source to get as many people involved as possible (similar to many Linux variants). Interesting but ultimately dull announcement. However there are some great explanations as to what Google Chrome OS is and when to use it as well as a demo of how it looks at the moment. Follow the link above to watch Jeff Goldblum’s presentation, the interesting demo starts at ~15mins and runs for 10 mins.

To save you having to watch the rest of the video I have summarised what I think are the key points

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