All information about google’s hot OS project.
So as of 2016 Google is working on whole new operating system from scratch. Main difference from other mainstream OS’s projects that its not using Linux kernel but new Magenta kernel written by Google.
Medium-sized microkernel that is itself based on a project called LittleKernel, which is designed to be used in embedded systems. With lead developers Christopher Anderson and Brian Swetland experts in embedded systems, who previously worked on Google’s projects like AndroidTV and NexusQ.
Google’s own documentation says the software “targets modern phones and modern personal computers” that use “fast processors” and “non-trivial amounts of RA
Like all OS’s projects,it’s not really written from scratch,instead its based on LittleKernel project.