Google lauds the Web as programming model


"More than any single operating system, the Web is going to drive the innovation and the new services that are going to do amazing things for people around the world," he said.

Video on the Web, meanwhile, must be freed from "plug-in prison," Sullivan said.

He also cautioned against fragmentation of the Web and stressed that standards need to be held together. Browser vendors need to work together on this, he said.