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A Look Back At Windows 95

The operating system that sold the graphical user interface to the mainstream masses was Microsoft’s very own Windows 95 operating system, released twenty-two years ago to huge fanfare and supported by a brilliant marketing campaign that got many every day users excited about using a computer. 85 kata lagi


Under the sea, nobody can hear you scream in frustration

There’s a joke (among many, countless others) in Monkey Island 2: as Guybrush is hanging over a pit of acid, you can make him ask LeChuck “why didn’t you just shoot me?”. 667 kata lagi

Flashback: Agosto 1995

No mês em que se celebraram os 50 anos da largada de 65Kg de Urânio em Hiroshima, a tecnologia era o principal foco de atração neste mês. 426 kata lagi

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Windows 95 and the last triumph of mass over class

There was a crowd outside the Comp USA store in Riverside, California, counting down until midnight.

I was there 22 years ago this week as much to see the spectacle as to buy a copy of Windows 95. 691 kata lagi


Experience What Work Felt Like in Windows 95

So it’s a hot Monday afternoon and everyone is sitting at their desk trying to make it through the day.  Maybe you are having some IT issues with your computer.   194 kata lagi


In The Long, Long Ago :: Kids and Teens React to Old Tech

My own child is too young to properly remind me that I’m approaching middle age so I turn to YouTube to fill the void. Here are some of my favourites from the amusing Kids/Teens React Series. 45 kata lagi

Odds & Sods

This Makes Me Sad..

While watching computer related videos on YouTube tonight, I came across this one..

Seeing how these teens react to Windows 95 makes me so sad.. 261 kata lagi