futute classic

From: Sellam Ismail <foo_at_siconic.com>
Date: Fri Jul 28 12:36:47 2000

On Fri, 28 Jul 2000, Hans Franke wrote:

> > Despite the fact that I don't like giving my name, address, e-mail address
> > and telephone number to MS, I signed up. If I win I'll let you have first
> > dibs on buying the package before I put it up for auction in 10 years :)
> You mean at the time when the people are talking about Windows 9x
> as the good old times ? When they complane how simple and easy
> to understand ME was, and on what tiny and small systems this
> low resource OS did run ?

Yeah, we'll be reminiscing about the times our system used to crash on a
regular basis, and how we miss the misery. By that time I imagine MS will
have made their "OS" crash much less than it does today, making the whole
computing experience nearly clean and sterile, taking all the fun away.

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