Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 31st Dec 2003 18:41 UTC
Gifts, Contests, Easter Eggs Here is a short list of the things I totally loved this year. Use the comment section to tell us about your favorites too!
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My favorites
by Rayiner Hashem on Wed 31st Dec 2003 19:06 UTC

- Innovation/Great Idea of the year: Nothing new ever happens ;)
- Best Hobby OS: I agree with SkyOS, though I would have to go with OpenBeOS for friendliest hobby OS community ;)
- Best Desktop OS: I agree with OS X 10.3
- Best Server OS: On the mid-range, Linux. At the high-end, Solaris.
- OS with most overall potential: I agree with Linux.
OS dissapointment of the year: Zeta ;) I want BeOS back!
- Best desktop environment: A tie between MacOS Classic and KDE. MacOS Classic has a better UI, but KDE is more powerful.
- Most profound application of the year: Safari. The first sign of a turning tide in the browser market.
- System/Dev software: Tie between Gwydion Dylan and Python 2.3.
- Best Freeware game: Frozen Bubble is the only freeware game I've ever played for more than an hour!
- Coolest computer: PowerMac Dual 2.0 G5!
- Coolest new processor: K8 (I refuse to use the ridiculous sounding -on names).
- Coolest tech company: IBM
- Best gadget: iPod!!!