Image via CrunchBaseWhy was this not talked about before Google actually did it? I am surprised Mashable and TechCrunch have the story, but it is not yet out there on the official Google blog.
Let the guessing game begin. What will be the next big thing Google will do? As big as a new programming language, as big as a new operating system.
To launch a new programming language is a big deal. This is like when Sun came up with Java.
Google Open Source Blog: Ho! Ho! Let's Go!