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Old 06-11-2019, 11:40 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by JHughes View Post
I remember BeOS, or was it BSD? Anyway, the demo showed multiple videos running smoothly at the same time while Windows was incapable of doing anything close. It was exciting to see, but all these years later...nothing.
No it wasn't BSD, it was brand new. If I recall correctly it was a candidate for Apple's "future" OS but the last minute they went with Job's OS from NeXT to what we know today as macOS. Nowadays some of the developers of BeOS work for Google's Fuchsia.

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