Get a second desktop and access it anywhere

I’ve always been fascinated with the idea of an online desktop, a workspace that is accessible on any computer with an Internet connection. Last year, I tried to set one up for myself using a variety of free services: from free online file storage to online notes and to-do lists. I ended up with aContinue reading “Get a second desktop and access it anywhere”

eyeOS: Get your own web-based operating system

Ive long wanted to try out eyeOS, an open source web-based desktop system, but have never found the time to install it in one of my free PHP/MySQL accounts. Installing it in my current web host is out of the question: Ive long learned, rather painfully, never to try scripts in my web server. eyeOSContinue reading “eyeOS: Get your own web-based operating system”

Forget Windows Live, get a Goowy account

While looking at various other online services to update my “The network is my computer” post, I found a link to Goowy, a word play on GUI or graphical user interface. The free service is simply astounding and it makes Live.com look like the work of amateurs. Goowy is a free online portal that simulatesContinue reading “Forget Windows Live, get a Goowy account”