Chrome OS Coming Along Nicely, With Less-Cluttered Look

Google's adapted the aesthetics of Chrome OS slightly, making it even less-cluttered and easier-looking to use, as some screengrabs found in the Chromium OS code page show.

Plus, now it appears you can use Chrome OS without having to log into your Google account. That's probably a nod to sharing computer use, something Apple still needs to address with the iPad. Other tidbits of information gleaned by TechCrunch include the fact that it'll have screensavers and a password-protected screen-lock, and that Google is looking into adding some offline games, similar to that of the typical Solitaire, Minesweeper, Sudoko-style games found on Windows.

Check out the gallery below for some of the new changes found in Chromium (the open source project), which are listed alongside each relevant screengrab. [TechCrunch]

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