Google's OS will be called Google Chrome OS, this is because it will be based upon the Google Chrome Web Browser.
So what you may be wondering is, what is so different or unique about this operating system that it gets talked about so much?
Two main things
- It's going to be FREE
- It's Going to be Light Weight
- It's going to be a web browser(Sort of)
Now when you read the part about it being a web browser you were probably like, "uh...okay..."
Well Google Chrome OS will be a web browser and an OS, basically all your programs will be web apps, you edit all your files online, you can store your files online, and also locally. The plan is basically to move programs you use on a daily basis like Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and many others to the web. Why would you want to do this? because you can get to your files from anywhere, you can edit them anywhere, they're easier to share, and many other benefits like that it saves you space on your computer.