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BumpTop, a multi-touch OS skin maker acquired by Google, offers users a unique touch-driven operating system experience. Its rumored that the skin will play a critical role in the upcoming Chrome OS from Google.  (Source: BumpTop via YouTube)

BumpTop offers touch cropping; handy for both vacation photos -- and photos with your ex in them.  (Source: BumpTop via YouTube)
Acquisition could make for exciting advances in the tablet/netbook realm





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By troysavary on 5/3/2010 12:31:18 PM , Rating: 2
Watched the video and didn't see the big deal. So they projected the desktop into a cube. Wow. Other than that, what does it do that other multi-touch interfaces do not? "You can click on the pile and it expands to show what is in it". You mean, just like a folder in Windows?

Once you get past the "Gee-whiz, 3d!", does it actually increase productivity?




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