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Today is Obsolete Software T-Shirt Day in the OSAF Offices. Those of us who work remotely are posting photographs (although I'm breaking the rules by not posing in my shirt(s). The advantage is that you get to see three T-Shirts instead of one.
First up: The T-Shirt Commemorating the closure of Apple's Cambridge Research Lab, and the termination of the Dylan project. Dylan is one of the promising languages that Java killed.
"The power to cancel your very best"
"Are you sure you want to cancel the entire Cambridge lab?"
The next T-shirt commemorates the occasion of Apple and HP bailing out of Taligent, leaving IBM with all the goodies.
The Taligent logo
"Top Ten Reasons I Stayed at Taligent"
The last T-Shirt celebrated the spin off of Apple's Newton Systems Group into a separate company. The celebration was short lived, as Steve Jobs yanked us right back into Apple and then killed us. But at least Powerbooks are now fast at going to sleep and waking up...
(My apologies for the poor photography)
Posted by Ducky at Thu Jun 16 12:39:26 2005
Posted by Buzz Andersen at Thu Jun 16 22:01:07 2005
I try hard to not conclude that all big software companies suck. ;)
Posted by zgoda at Fri Jun 17 01:59:52 2005
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