The pieces are falling in place one by one. An online database, a portal, a page creator, a blog hosting service. What will be next? A wiki? Backed by a set of APIs the elements required to build online applications, websites and portals are taking shape at Google.
I had some difficulties in creating a page with an image. Hopefully will be fixed soon. Here is my page (I spent a couple of minutes).
Search Engine Watch has an article on the product here. TechCrunch has a mini-review.