Cloud works by combining a web browser with a compressed Linux operating system kernel for instantaneous access to the internet, mixing browsers and rich client applications and providing the user full control of the computer from the browser alone.
Cloud comprises of a browser in addition to an icon dock for shortcuts to favourite applications, tabs for multi-tasking between web and rich client applications, and icons to switch to Windows, power off, and perform other necessary system functions.
TFOT has previously written about the LWUIT, which is a unifying user interface (UI) library for mobile devices built upon Sun’s well known Java platform and will be able to run on any Java-enabled mobile device and under any operating system. You can also check out our article about Firefox 3, which is a web browser based on the Gecko 1.9 web rendering platform and features including extra add-on developer tools. Another browser by Mozilla is the Aurora, which is a creative user-interface specially designed by users.