Google heeft onlangs Google Gears geintroduceerd. Weer een stapje in de richting van de desktop ...
Google Gears is an open source browser extension that lets developers create web applications that can run offline. Gears provides three key features:
- A database, to store and access data from within the browser
- A worker thread pool, to make web applications more responsive by performing expensive operations in the background
Google Gears (BETA)
Update: Video about the motivations behind this project and some demos: