RE: Prisoner of cyberspace

Joe Barrera (
Tue, 12 May 1998 13:41:09 -0700

> From: Lloyd Wood []
> Actually, I find the sheer concept of 'full-screen apps' to be a
> somewhat bizarre subversion of a windowing system, and should probably
> have stated this more clearly for this readership.

If we had wall-size displays, I might agree with you. But until then, there
are apps where the bigger, the better -- like being able to run WinWord with
two pages displayed. If that's a bizarre subversion of a windowing system,
then a windowing system is a bizarre way of using screen real-estate.

- Joe

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