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Submitted by -Mezzo- 936d ago | opinion piece

13 killer Chrome apps to replace your desktop software

PC World - When Tim Berners-Lee invented the first Web browser in 1990, it was just an application made to read HTML pages passively. Fast-forward to today, and the modern Web browser has become a powerful platform in itself—almost a miniature operating system, capable of running complex JavaScript code and interacting with Flash plug-ins. (Google Chrome, Software)

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