Google offers free software starter kit

Google Inc. is distributing a free software startup kit designed to make computing safer and easier ó a generous gesture driven by the companyís desire to steer technology offline as well as online.

The software bundle, unveiled Friday in Las Vegas during a speech by Google co-founder Larry Page, represents the Internet search engine leaderís latest jab at industry kingpin Microsoft Corp.

The suite of programs is designed to make it easier to install and maintain basic applications that have helped turn the PC into a hub of information, entertainment and communications. Google offers free software starter kit - Tech News & Reviews -

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