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OSNews, Generic OSes GEOS managed to offer nearly all the functionality of the original Mac in a 1 MHz computer with 64 Kilobytes of RAM. It wasn't an OS written to run on a generic x86 chip on a moving hardware platform. It was written using immense knowledge of the hardware and the tricks one could use to maximise speed. Note: After a small break, here is another one of the articles for the Alternative OS contest.
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by Deathspawner on Fri 25th Aug 2006 03:44 UTC
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This was a refreshing look at such a classic OS. I used this when I was little (I mean I was three when this came out), but don't remember it at all. It's impressive how much power it offered the user... for the time.

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