Google has bought Upstartle, a small, private Portola Valley company that makes Web-based word processing software, as it begins to flesh out its plan to move more traditional computing tasks onto the Internet.
looks like the challenge for ms office could be heating up.
other important news fragments:
– google working with oracle on web-based office applications
– rumbles on the net about possible ‘gdrive’ web-based hard drive
– google launches AJAX page editor: is this where the future of document creation lies?