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This article was published on October 27, 2014

‘Windows 93’ on the Web is weird

‘Windows 93’ on the Web is weird
Paul Sawers
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Paul Sawers

Paul Sawers was a reporter with The Next Web in various roles from May 2011 to November 2014. Follow Paul on Twitter: @psawers or check h Paul Sawers was a reporter with The Next Web in various roles from May 2011 to November 2014. Follow Paul on Twitter: @psawers or check him out on Google+.

Skipping from Windows 3.X to Windows 95, Microsoft never had an operating system called Windows 93. But someone has developed a browser-based version of an OS going by that name that’s, well, just plain weird.

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Some of the little apps on it actually work fine, including Paint. Others, such as ‘Zkype’ – featuring a backwards Skype logo – don’t.

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It’s all a bit bizarre, but it’s an interesting ‘design’ project if nothing else.

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Windows93 [via The Verge]