These constant pokes to Microsoft’s eye from Google lead this writer to believe that a Google-flavoured linux build is in the works. It makes so much sense. Google could deliver ads to a customised desktop, and use the net to fully integrate its suite of web-applications.
The credibility of desktop Linux is about to get a boost when the much-anticipated Wine version of Photoshop CS3 is released. Adobe’s flagship imaging software has been adapted by Wine with help from Google.