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Interesting read about the original OS for the Acorn Archimedes, which was not called Arthur

theregister.com/2022/06/23/how

Originally it was going to be called ARX but when it's development was running late they came up with Arthur which was a demo & they ended up using that instead 🤦

Arthur actually meant A Risc by THURsday.

Also interesting fact about the dock - Apple acquired the Dock from Steve Jobs' NeXTstep OS which stole it from Acorn's Arthur Operating System of 1987.

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@peter ARX was ambitious and I always wonder what the world would have been like had it made it. We’d maybe have no OS X dock, but who knows!

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