Zoho Writer makes web2.0 Word Processing a breeze…..

Gears, Google, Zoho Write
.....Not only that -- yes we know about google docs and all the other online word processors out there -- it also allows you to go offline while editing your documents and sync when you get back online. All this is done through the magic of Google Gears browser plugin (Thanks G). So throw away that old copy of MS Office, uninstall it off your harddrive and start using Zoho Writer. While you're at it you might also want to send them a "thank you" note for taking another MS shackle off your computer/ankle :-). More details + movie....
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Google gears app No. 2 is out

Gears, Google, Microsoft
In and of itself this might not be big news, but I think it is the trickle that will eventually turn into a flood, so put on your life jackets.....I warned you.As a follow up on my earlier story on how google will use gears to move in on Microsoft's domination of the desktop, here is the story of the first non-google app to use gears. Remember the Milk is a popular online todo list that until yesterday needed a network connection to it's backend to work properly, but that's not true anymore.They have paired up with google to provide a seamless online/offline experience for their users. The offline experience will allow you to view your todo lists, add tasks, edit tasks, search your tasks, create Smart Lists, and do…
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Bill, google is coming to getcha…

Ajax, Firefox extension, Gears, Google, Javascript, Microsoft
Well, here is my prediction after digesting most of the content that came out of G-Day. Google Gears will soon make MS Office (and for that matter most "installed" applications) obsolete. Google’s Gears homepage explains that Gears is ... Google in a press release states that Gears “marks an important step in the evolution of web applications because it addresses a major user concern: availability of data and applications when there’s no Internet connection available, or when a connection is slow or unreliable.” They go on to say that making the browser environment more powerful is increasingly important (Google snatched up a couple of Firefox developers – this makes even more sense in the light of this announcement).Well I guess at this point we can just wait and see. Let's…
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