Linked by David Adams on Thu 12th May 2011 17:19 UTC, submitted by rhyder
Graphics, User Interfaces Back in the 80s, a GUI paradigm called WIMP (Windows, Icons, Mouse, Pointer) began to establish itself as the new way in which most people interacted with a computer. When it comes to one of the most significant elements of that system, overlapping windows, I'm beginning to wonder, has it had its day?
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RE[3]: Comment by orestes
by teki on Fri 13th May 2011 02:58 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by orestes"
teki
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2006-03-29

Agreed.

You need an iPad not a computer if you don't need overlapping windows.

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