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Jolicloud “personal cloud” for PC, iOS, Android coming soon

Jolicloud is getting ready to roll out a new cloud-based service that the company says will offer a new way to interact with all of your online services from one place — and that place can be a web browser, smartphone app or tablet app. When Jolicloud first launched, the company made an operating system […]

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Chrome OS vs. Joli OS: Two operating systems with their heads in the clouds

The first Chrome OS laptops are starting to ship today, bringing Google’s vision of an operating system built solely around a web browser to the masses… or to any masses that care to order a Samsung Series 5 or Acer Cromia Chromebook. But Google isn’t the only company offering an operating system aimed at low […]

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Jolicloud now lets you edit Google Docs from the file browser

When Jolicloud originally hit the scene, the operating system was designed to blur the lines between desktop and web apps on low power netbooks. But I always found the “cloud” part of the name to be a bit silly, since basically the operating system just let you install native Ubuntu Linux apps or shortcuts for […]

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Joli OS 1.2 to feature guest mode, file browser, auto-login

Jolicloud will likely launch the next version of Joli OS, a light-weight, web-centric operating system for netbooks and other computers this week. Today the company is outlining some of the changes in store for Joli OS 1.2. There aren’t any huge changes to the user interface, but Jolicloud is bringing a few important new features […]

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Jolicloud netbook operating system becomes Joli OS

Jolicloud will unveil version 1.2 of its Linux-based operating system later this week. But it won’t be Jolicloud 1.2. Instead the company will name the operating system Joli OS 1.2. The name change is part of a shift in focus. Jolicloud initially launched as a netbook operating system, blurring the line between native and desktop […]

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Jolicloud comes to the Dell Inspiron Duo convertible netbook

The Dell Inspiron Duo is a convertible tablet style netbook with a 1.5 GHz Intel Atom Dual core processor, 10 inch, 1366 x  768 pixel capacitive touchscreen display, and an unusual design that lets you rotate the screen for use in tablet mode without relying on a swiveling mechanism that feels like it’s going to […]

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Installing Jolicloud on the Google Chrome Cr-48 notebook

Google Chrome OS is an operating system based around a web browser, designed to almost make the computer irrelevant by letting you run web apps, store your data in the cloud, and easily access your settings and information from any machine with a web browser. Jolicloud is a Linux-based operating system that works much the […]

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Jolicloud 1.1 Linux/cloud-based operating system coming today

The folks behind the Jolicloud operating system are pushing out version 1.1 later today. The OS started off as a “netbook” OS, but with this release, Jolicloud has been optimized for desktops and other computers as well — although there’s still code designed to make the operating system pretty zippy on an Intel Atom-based netbook. […]