Did Apple Borrow from Chrome OS? And Why is This a Good Idea?
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.engadget.com/2011/06/12/mac-os-x-lion-beta-reveals-restart-to-safari-browser-only-mode/' target='_blank'>http://www.engadget.com/2011/06/12/...wser-only-mode/</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"MacRumors was digging through the latest developer beta of Mac OS X Lion when it found a rather intriguing new option -- if you choose "Restart to Safari" on the user lock screen, the computer will reboot into a mode which consists entirely of the web browser."</em></p><p><img height="375" src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/at/auto/1307929973.usr105634.jpg" style="margin-left: 50px; margin-right: 50px; border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" width="500" /></p><p>I keep my laptop on lockdown pretty much anytime I'm away from it, so I'm not so sure I like this. It also sounds like kind of a pain to get to a web browser, going through shutdown and restart. Just set up a guest account with no permissions if you want to let others use your computer. Or am I missing some reason this is a good idea? What are your thoughts?</p>
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