Tabs and windows theory/idea

Since the alt+tab discussion I have been thinking about the differences and evolution of windows and tabs and I have come to the conclusion that tabs should be something handled by the OS (window manager) rather than individual applications. Take a look at IE (despite everybody hating it, please leave your prejudices for now), they didn't want to integrate tabs, because the taskbar should have been responsible for switching between 'windows'; The Problem, the taskbar took an extra click as it was nested and uncategorised as you couldn't drag/drop and it's order was by creation. Below there is a list of arguments, advantages and brainstorming and at the end I wrote a system how this could be technically achieved.
Technical implementation
You might have already realised that I am only referencing browsers, as I am a webdeveloper and I think browsers are forced to evolved most to keep up with the rapid progress of the internet and thus are an important example to look at. Aside of that I typed this up in a bit of a rush, so some of my arguments may not make perfect sense and my english may be messed up (I am not a native speaker, so that might contribute as well). Feel free to ask and please criticise the idea as much as you can, as criticism is the best way to improve an idea.
 David Mulder

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