AmigaOS 5.0 concept design
|Developer: Amiga Inc.
First seen: April 2001
The AmiWest show in St. Louis was a defining moment in the current definition
of the Amiga - Amiga Inc. announced the continuation of the Amiga OS and
several interesting partnerships were announced or hinted. As part of their
effort to educate Amiga users' on their new strategy for the desktop market,
the company released a concept design that depicted their final goal for
the desktop market - AmigaOS5. The concept design appeared in May 2001
issue of Amiga Active magazine, followed by widespread dissemination on
the web and other Amiga magazines.
The concept design, created by Matt Chaput (the man behind popular
GlowIcons), is reminiscent of the QNX interface, the User Interface has
a pseudo-3D, curved appearance. There are also strong elements of AmigaOS
3.9, NeXtStep, BeOS, and MacOS present.
Last Update: 1/11/2001