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Cloud OS Coming Soon Say Chinese Researchers
2012-10-09 14:02:21

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The push toward a world of total cloud computing continues, as a group of Chinese researchers are developing a critical piece of software meant to be accessed and stored offsite: The operating system. These days, even the most casual of computer users understands the importance of the operating system. Be it Google´s Chrome OS, Apple´s Mac OSX or Microsoft´s Windows, the OS is the piece of software which not...

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