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Old 04-23-2006, 10:35 AM   #1
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I dont know if any of you have heard of this, i have been using it for a little while now and it is so great! its a program from google that uses the google search engine on your comp to instantly pull up anything u type in it also has tons of other great features to go along with it (to many to list) i actualy set it up so its the only thing on my desktop everything else is reached through start or through the search function! its also compleatly customizable.

http://desktop.google.com/ PM me if u have any questions about it!

http://desktop.google.com/plugins?hl=en this is a link to a bunch of addons u can DL.

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Old 04-23-2006, 11:26 AM   #2
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i remember hearing about this awhile back. i believe their were privacy concerns about it. . .
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Old 04-25-2006, 05:23 AM   #3
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i heard of privacy concerns as well. and before anyone replies witht eh tetbook "what privacy concerns are you talking about?" post. lets think about the POSSIBLE implications of a program running on your desktop that has complete search access to your ENTIRE computer and is also connected to the internet at the same time. Now ask yourself "do i know that it doesn't broadcast my searches?" "was that little whirr from the HD from something i did or was that inconspicious sound the sound of you being spied on?"
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Old 04-26-2006, 03:03 AM   #4
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