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Submission + - Are staff "hiding" the new Google OS? ( 3

Barence writes: "Rumours that Google is working on its own operating system have been given fresh momentum: US internet metrics firm Net Applications claims that a third of Google's staff are masking the operating system being used on their computers, sparking speculation that they are using a new Google OS. "We have never seen an OS stripped off the user agent string before, I believe you have to arrange to have that happen, it's not something we've seen before with a proxy server. All I can tell you is there's a good percentage of the people at Google showing up [at web pages] with their OS hidden.""

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