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Message 720401 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 16:32:41 UTC

Hi,

I know that lots of us in here are very intelligent, especially when it comes to computers, the internet, and technology.

I have found something fascinating -- its my new toy this weekend lol.

an online operating system... free to use.. and open source.

I wonder if these things will really take-off in the near future? an OS you can access from any internet connected computer what has a modern web browser.

Check it out:
eyeos.gliesegroup.co.uk

You dont have to register or anything... just enter a name and password and your logged in.

theres web browsers, office apps etc.

I'd be interested in knowing what other people think to this new era of online operating systems.

All the best... and to the mothers in here, Happy Mothers Day for Sunday!
- James

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Message 720417 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 17:15:44 UTC - in response to Message 720401.

Hi,

I know that lots of us in here are very intelligent, especially when it comes to computers, the internet, and technology.

I have found something fascinating -- its my new toy this weekend lol.

an online operating system... free to use.. and open source.

I wonder if these things will really take-off in the near future? an OS you can access from any internet connected computer what has a modern web browser.

Check it out:
eyeos.gliesegroup.co.uk

You dont have to register or anything... just enter a name and password and your logged in.

theres web browsers, office apps etc.

I'd be interested in knowing what other people think to this new era of online operating systems.

All the best... and to the mothers in here, Happy Mothers Day for Sunday!
- James


Thanks for the Link James - it's works just fine . . . nice & simple too ;)

Happy Mother's Day to All that applies too !!!

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Message 720431 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 17:33:28 UTC - in response to Message 720417.

Hi,

I know that lots of us in here are very intelligent, especially when it comes to computers, the internet, and technology.

I have found something fascinating -- its my new toy this weekend lol.

an online operating system... free to use.. and open source.

I wonder if these things will really take-off in the near future? an OS you can access from any internet connected computer what has a modern web browser.

Check it out:
eyeos.gliesegroup.co.uk

You dont have to register or anything... just enter a name and password and your logged in.

theres web browsers, office apps etc.

I'd be interested in knowing what other people think to this new era of online operating systems.

All the best... and to the mothers in here, Happy Mothers Day for Sunday!
- James


Thanks for the Link James - it's works just fine . . . nice & simple too ;)

Happy Mother's Day to All that applies too !!!

richard


Hey your welcome ;)

.... I wonder if a SETI@home client could be developed for an online operating system, because wouldnt that be very powerful and generate lots of data results.... as the seti@home would be run on multiple servers... hmmm I wonder.

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Message 720432 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 17:33:38 UTC

Thanks for the link. It's kinda funny. The other night I actually thought that this idea would be cool, not knowing that someone had actually done it. It works great and is very simple as well.
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Message 720436 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 17:35:25 UTC - in response to Message 720432.

Thanks for the link. It's kinda funny. The other night I actually thought that this idea would be cool, not knowing that someone had actually done it. It works great and is very simple as well.



Thanks for the link. I'll be checking it out.
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Message 720440 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 17:42:39 UTC


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Message 720473 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 20:03:07 UTC

It will not work for me, it seems like it is having traffic problems...

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Message 720477 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 20:24:40 UTC - in response to Message 720473.

It will not work for me, it seems like it is having traffic problems...


think its working now [=

yeah, I think its new and everyones going on it so their servers are kinda struggling lol... they'll probably be overheating lol

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Message 720487 - Posted: 1 Mar 2008, 21:11:35 UTC - in response to Message 720477.

It will not work for me, it seems like it is having traffic problems...


think its working now [=

yeah, I think its new and everyones going on it so their servers are kinda struggling lol... they'll probably be overheating lol



LOL yeah it did go down earlier, Im pleased its back up now though LOL... I wonder if my excessive usage made it go down LOL.. sorry guys and gals lol

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Message 721062 - Posted: 2 Mar 2008, 22:34:02 UTC
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hmm I wonder what next weekends new toy will be lol

Who here uses Linux? and what distro? -- I wanna embrace it more at home.

eyeos online operating system <<--- Is that running Linux by the way?

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Message 722353 - Posted: 5 Mar 2008, 16:18:57 UTC

I don't think it'll catch on as much more than a computer science theory project. It defeats the purpose of having decent hardware on your own machine and limits you to your bandwidth for other things. For example, I can't see a hard-core gamer or other heavy graphics user trying to use anything like this. And, with the apps available over the net, I can't see it being useful to anyone who has internet security as a priority.
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