23. April 2007 17:21
Imagine adding support for zip. Mix in a decent xml parser, and all of a sudden, you can now process XPS or Office 2007 files in the browser. That'd make Google Docs more interesting.
Embedding the CLR, and especially elements of the Base Class Library could actually see Microsoft doing ActiveX properly; a secure, powerful binary extension mechanism.
And seeing how grandiose this is all getting, how about open-sourcing the whole thing and getting Firefox and Apple to buy into it?