Google acquires Writely

Google has acquired Upstartle, who makes Writely. Those of you that don’t know what Writely, think word processor on the web. No more need for having Word or a client. Just launch your browser, type your document and voila… you have something to print or editable without all the overhead (well, except the Net connection).
If you haven’t checked out Writely, here it is.
Via Google