definitely not the way Google would have preferred my first experience with it go. For this test, I managed
to load a bootable image of Hexxeh's Flow onto a 4GB SD Card and booted off of it.
booted up faster than anything ever before (except maybe resuming Windows out of sleep), and then it was
slow. Its probably because my ancient graphics card isn't supported by bloody anything these days.
to say, I quickly left it and booted back into Windows 7. I'd love to play around with a Chromebook, and
know just the everyday apps I'd use.
- imo.im - Instant Messaging.
imo allows me to connect to Skype, AIM, Yahoo, MSN, Facebook, MySpace (lol), and Google Talk all from a
single client. It is by far the best multi-client I've ever used, and is constantly improving.
- Google Docs - There are very few reasons for me to use Google Docs, and if I'm lucky such reasons
will become even fewer.
- Google Voice - Text Messaging on Any Platform. I
- Cloud 9 IDE - So far the best IDE I've found. What I really need
is a free web-based IDE that allows me to work on private projects without them being
Open Source. Sometimes I have things I want to work on in secret.
saying. I'd really love a Chromebook to play around on. It might encourage me to put more apps/extensions
in the WebApp Store too. #justsayin