Windows 1.0 Revisited

The guys over at the Verge have decided to take a stroll down memory lane and revisit Windows 1.0. Maybe they just don't like Windows 8 and are looking for an alternative, or maybe they just like getting all nostalgic. Either way, they've got all the Windows 1.0 details over here.

The best part of Windows 1.0 was by far the promotional video made by Mr.Steve Ballmer himself. Enjoy!

Two years ago today, when Windows 1.0 celebrated its 25th birthday, we didn’t yet know what the future of Windows would hold. Now that Windows 8 is on the market, the original is more relevant than ever before. Today, Windows 1.0 turns 27, and despite the many ways computing has changed since its debut, the two operating systems have some surprising similarities. Let’s take a look at just how far we’ve come since Windows 1.0… and where Microsoft is retracing its own footsteps with the latest version of Windows.