Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 23rd Mar 2008 10:22 UTC, submitted by jeanmarc
BeOS & Derivatives "This is the first Haiku alpha 1 status update. The goal of this status update is to provide information on how the project is going. There has recently been an consensus that it was about time to start preparing a first alpha for a myriad of reasons. To me personally, the fact that it is about time to show off the enormous amount of work that has been put in the project the past number of years. Another good reason - in my opinion - is to get everyone behind one goal: preparing the code for a first release. So what's the goal of this status update? Well, with a large number of developers actually working on the different components of the operating system, it is easy to lose track of what is going on. You can consider this a news update."
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looking forward
by blitze on Sun 23rd Mar 2008 23:03 UTC
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To having an OS and apps that can really utilise the hardware available to us.

I remember what BeOS 5 could so with a system almost 10 years ago that I still can't see OS-X or Vista doing on modern hardware. Then I think, Media content manipulation, 3D modelling, an OS that is lean, unobtrusive and easy to use, how nice.

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