We now return to websites that look like desktops

Simone (syx) is an Italian software engineer with a showcase of websites that look like different kinds of desktops. They range from command line to Windows 95 to Ubuntu. It’s a nostalgic trip for those who remember the interfaces of Web 1.0 and 2.0 and don’t like the homogeneity of modern desktops. Or maybe it’s all gauche and awkward. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder after all.

“All we ask is to be treated with dignity and respect.”

“And a new icon now and then?”

“Yes, and a new ico— NO!”

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Website related: Observe The Rugged Side Of The Internet With “Brutalist Websites”

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