Images: Google searches on the desktop Summary: Google invades Microsoft territory as it launches a beta version of Google Desktop Search. By Bill Detwiler | July 19, 2006 -- 11:36 GMT (04:36 PDT) Follow @billdetwiler Previous | Next Image 5 of 5 Google Desktop accesses cached views of Web pages and e-mails. Topics: Google, Microsoft Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.