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* How desktop apps beat websites at building large active userbases: http://andrewchenblog.com/2009/08/24/how-desktop-apps-beat-websites-at-building-large-active-userbases/
 
* How desktop apps beat websites at building large active userbases: http://andrewchenblog.com/2009/08/24/how-desktop-apps-beat-websites-at-building-large-active-userbases/
 
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* End of the Desktop? Google Backs WebGL: http://www.linux-mag.com/id/7764/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+LinuxMagazine+(Linux+Magazine:+Top+Stories)
  
  

Revision as of 20:47, 22 June 2010

A Desktop Application is a thick-client program which is coded in a specific programming language and compiled into an executable file which can be easily run by an end-user to achieve a given result (for example: manipulating data, playing a video game, creating a chart or report, etc...) via a User Interface.




Extended Desktop

Whether you are running a PC or Mac, it is possible to extend your desktop onto a number of other monitors, screens or other display surfaces/devices.



External Links


See Also

Web Application