OneZero
Published in

OneZero

Why We Need to Rethink the Computer ‘Desktop’ as a Concept

Thoughts about a new direction for desktop UI

Just contemplating some Serious Business before hitting the tennis court. From “Macintosh” (1984) by Apple Computer.

The long-lived “desktop” operating system has been with us for almost 40 years. Although some of the mechanics have proven remarkably durable, contemporary computer usage is very different from the context these were born in, and it’s time to do some rethinking.

--

--

--

The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

MIT Day 3 Summary

Some updates: Mobile Game Leaderboard, APE FEST 2022 Dates, and More

How to Spot Pseudoscience on the Internet

Stop Giving Out Your Phone Number and Email

Current Digital Banking Trends. Do You Still Need a Web-Based App In 2021?

VR technology and business

Venice, overwhelmed by tourists, is now trying to track them.

Ubisoft Staff Is Not Happy With Their Boss

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Ben Zotto

Ben Zotto

More from Medium

Brutalism: the language of evil

photo of WWII concrete bunker

Maintaining Minimalism: Bigger but “thinner” SVG Icons

Basic Concepts in Video Synthesis

Day150 — Embedding font in HTML or SVG