Cloud Computing: Glide OS 4.0 Offers Google, Bing Search

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2009-11-30
 
 
 

Glide OS 4.0 Offers Google, Bing Search

by Clint Boulton

Glide OS 4.0 Offers Google, Bing Search

Glide OS 4.0 States

Users can switch easily from the Glide Write word processing app to the Glide Engage social networking app. Note the user's Twitter feed on the right and contacts below.

Glide OS 4.0 States

Glide OS 4.0 Collaboration

A content creator chooses whom to share the word processing document with for collaboration purposes.

Glide OS 4.0 Collaboration

Timelines

Glide provides access to user profiles along with their contacts.

Timelines

Searching Bing

The search box in Glide OS 4.0 lets users search Bing and import search results into a synced folder. This will bring up the Glide OS 4.0 finder and users can target a synced folder to drop the result into it, or choose to create a new synced folder.

Searching Bing

Searching Google

Here are the Google search results for "emerging markets."

Searching Google

Searching Wikipedia

Users can then select a pull-down menu that lets them toggle among the search results from Microsoft Bing, Yahoo, YouTube, Twitter or Wikipedia.

Searching Wikipedia

Sharing Content and Search Results

Users can capture content and choose to share results, create a new meeting to discuss results or go to the inbox.

Sharing Content and Search Results

Selecting Content Destinations

Users can export Web content to specific folders on their computers.

Selecting Content Destinations

Formatting Options

Users can also choose what format they want the content to be rendered in: Microsoft Word 2007, 97, 2003, XP, PDF, RTF or Glide Write document.

Formatting Options

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