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Thursday, Dec. 23rd 2021

Imagining Today's Desktop Apps in Macintosh System 9

(mac)OStalgia

Even though Design and UI trends definitely changed a lot in the past 20 years, applications still behave and look (somehow, aesthetic aside) very similar. After all, it is indeed difficult to replace well installed behaviour such as visual feedback on hover, scroll for more content, double click to launch application, etc. Basically, because our Operating Systems still behave in a similar way, so did the UI and the UX of many of our apps.

I hope they do Windows 95, CDE or Gnome 1 next.